Holy cow, I wrote a book!
Okay, I was hoping it wasn't going to be needed but it takes only one bad apple...
Here are the ground rules.
Things that increase the likelihood that your comment will be edited or deleted:
If a wave of comment spam is under way,
I may choose to moderate or even close comments until the problem subsides.
More rules may be added later, but I hope it won't be necessary.
All postings are provided "AS IS" with no warranties and confer no rights.
Opinions expressed are those of the respective authors.
More legal stuff here.
[31 May 2004:
Add exceptions for broken link repair.
2 Dec 2004:
Add disclaimer and exception for fixing typos.
13 Dec 2004:
Add remark on temporary closure of comments during spam attacks.
15 Mar 2005: Add remark for off-topic comments.
20 Mar 2007: No "outing".
25 Dec 2008: No disrespectful behavior.
12 March 2009: Examples of insults.
8 July 2010: Self-starring.]