[Wikipedia-l] Re: Moves, sysops, and old hands

koyaanisqatsi at nupedia.com koyaanisqatsi at nupedia.com
Wed Aug 7 01:00:39 UTC 2002

Minor technical detail:  I hope you don't mean an actual pop-up window.  They're evil incarnate ;-) and many people have popup killers because, in their eyes, popup==spam that bothers you while you're /not/ checking email.


JHK wrote:
>2.  if this is put into place, I would also suggest that anyone who
>qualifies (consistent contributions WHILE LOGGED IN over x amount of
>time) get a pop-up informing them that they can have these rights, and
>need only sign onto this list to turn them on.  This will keep people
>who really don't care to become that involved a way to opt out, and will
>ensure that people who do want the rights also take the time become a
>bit more involved.

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