Warning Points

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  1. Unraveller

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    What are they? I've seen them on some people's public profiles but haven't seen an explanation. How do they work? I assume they're given to people who've been bold. Is a '3 strikes' situation or what?
     
  2. Nienor

    Nienor Administrator Staff Member

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    Truthfully, I don't know. It was a system of tracking offenders that Boom and Tinuviel (Former Head of Member Discipline) used. To the best of my knowledge, we don't use it anymore. But, the warning points are most likely still there.

    We're pretty easy going at the moment. To get banned, you have to be an annoying spammer, repeatedly ignore forum rules or attack other forum members. Just being a pain in the @$$ doesn't get ya banned anymore. ;)
     
  3. Unraveller

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    Woo-hoo!
     
  4. Nienor

    Nienor Administrator Staff Member

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    In your case, we might make an exception. ;)
     
  5. Unraveller

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    But think what the place would be like without me, nice, quiet, un-nit-picked....

    Ok, but you'd miss me anyway, it'd be so boring. ;)
     
  6. Nienor

    Nienor Administrator Staff Member

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    We might be up to our ankles in nits then. :rolleyes:
     
  7. Skyanide

    Skyanide The Big Meanie Staff Member

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    Personally, I do add warning points to people to remind me if there has been problems in the past with that person.
     
  8. Nienor

    Nienor Administrator Staff Member

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    Those of us not suffering from senility just remember things. ;)
     
  9. Skyanide

    Skyanide The Big Meanie Staff Member

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    How about those of you in denial?
     
  10. lewy

    lewy Lewy the lethal lunatic!

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    How did I get 3 warning points???

    Oki, I know of and accept one, but I cannot understand how I have gotten others without even knowing...
     
  11. Skyanide

    Skyanide The Big Meanie Staff Member

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    The number of warning points do not necessarily reflect the number of infractions, but it may reflect the severity of it. Usually a "3" is a common value.
     
  12. Meteorain

    Meteorain Magical & Mystical

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    Surprisingly I have nil :O

    I'm gonna get some now aren't I? :(
     
  13. Skyanide

    Skyanide The Big Meanie Staff Member

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    Nah, we'd send you straight to Bannsville because you should know better. :devilspin
     
  14. Meteorain

    Meteorain Magical & Mystical

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    booo hissss
     
  15. lewy

    lewy Lewy the lethal lunatic!

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    I got the posts for spamming places spamming were not allowed...
    (yeah, foolish, I know...:p)
    And by the way that last post of yours seem...
    At the edge:p
     
  16. Liadan

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    Lol, I got my warning points two years ago for swearing in the General Talk section - right after I joined TFF, actually, and hadn't read the rules thoroughly.
     
  17. Kakashi

    Kakashi The Fighters Guide House Member

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    the better question is, why don't i have any warning points? =)
     
  18. Warlock Lord

    Warlock Lord I am a Fashion Statement

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    because your a good chappy!!! :D
     
  19. Skyanide

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    Because you've skipped the warning point stage right to the banning stage.

    As a matter of fact, you should thank Nienor for pulling my hand off the trigger a few times already.

    :devilbat:
     
  20. Kakashi

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    drat! :D

    btw. Thank you nienor!