[RC5] Two suggestions about stats ...

John Campbell jcampbel at lynn.ci-n.com
Thu Jan 6 15:15:11 EST 2000


On Thu, 6 Jan 2000, Filipe Joel Almeida wrote:

> 
> > b) The lookup for a person should tell you which team he or she is
> > competing for.  Right now you can easily lookup who competes for a
> > team, but you can't do the opposite.
> 
> That matter has been exaustivelly discussed and it was agreed that it was
> couterproductive to do that because people that did many blocks and
> belongued to no team could receive hundreds of mails inviting him / her to
> join a team, etc, etc, etc
> 
	They could as things stand now, too. A person recruiting high-speed
contributers for their team can't tell that someone's not on any team, but
they can tell that the person's not on *their* team, which is what would
concern them.

	If it's a matter of privacy, why not make it an option in the user
info? Defaulting to off, of course. 

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John Campbell
jcampbel at lynn.ci-n.com

QotD:  Every solution breeds new problems.

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