Def. troll - people who seek conflict

by Volker Weber

I never thought about all the aspects. But I did learn to ignore people.

More >

[Thanks, Steffen]

Comments

Saw this a week or so ago... excellent talk.

Thomas Duff, 2012-06-11 01:37

You mean you did all this five years ago, only better. :-)

Volker Weber, 2012-06-11 01:38

I'm sure I had my moments... :)

Thomas Duff, 2012-06-11 02:54

There's also a sort of 'schoolmaster/ disciplinarian troll', sadly much in evidence on coding boards: 'Go and post this in the right place'; 'This question has already been answered elsewhere'; 'Show all your workings or I will not help!'

These posts can be undeniably dispiriting, until you learn to filter them out: they often carry with them the implication (probably false) that 'I could very easily have answered your question, but you have to obey my rules!'

Fortunately there are a lot of generous spirited people on those same boards who will commit time and energy to helping coding newbies, etc, and these do eventually counterbalance the obnoxious types.

Nick Daisley, 2012-06-11 09:17

Love this, worth every second of the 12-13 minutes to watch.

Steve Castledine, 2012-06-11 12:28

Hey, look, you found your very own troll.

Joerg Michael, 2012-06-12 00:12

Yeah, he is visiting once in a while.

Volker Weber, 2012-06-12 00:16

Ich finde, hier darf ein Link zu den "Flame Warriors" nicht fehlen, auch wenn wahrscheinlich bekannt. Leider gibt es die Originalseite nicht mehr...

http://www.politicsforum.org/images/flame_warriors/index.php

Frank Quednau, 2012-06-12 09:29

Recent comments

thorsten ebers on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 15:47
Paul Mooney on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 13:37
Cornelia Sander on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 11:56
Armin Grewe on 42 perfect wallpapers for your Samsung Galaxy at 15:38
Frank Köhler on How the Galaxy S6 edge almost beat the iPhone 6+ at 15:27
wolfgang fischer on How the Galaxy S6 edge almost beat the iPhone 6+ at 14:36
Marco Zehe on Ab 27. Mai: Sonos-Starterkit at 10:51
Craig Wiseman on How the Galaxy S6 edge almost beat the iPhone 6+ at 17:30
Wolfgang Fischer on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 15:06
Wolfgang Fischer on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 14:58
Wolfgang Fischer on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 14:44
Wolfgang Fischer on How the Galaxy S6 edge almost beat the iPhone 6+ at 14:28
Volker Weber on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 14:11
Wolfgang Fischer on How the Galaxy S6 edge almost beat the iPhone 6+ at 13:59
Wolfgang Fischer on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 13:22
Ingo Seifert on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 09:24
Volker Weber on Outlook.com gets a big update at 09:02
Nathan T. Freeman on Outlook.com gets a big update at 08:58
Volker Weber on How the Galaxy S6 edge almost beat the iPhone 6+ at 08:05
Volker Weber on Outlook.com gets a big update at 08:01
Volker Weber on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 07:59
Bruce Elgort on IBM Verse UI challenges :: Icons at 06:48
Bruce Elgort on Outlook.com gets a big update at 06:44
Nathan T. Freeman on Outlook.com gets a big update at 06:23
Ulrich Willer on How the Galaxy S6 edge almost beat the iPhone 6+ at 01:08

Ceci n'est pas un blog

vowe.net is a personal website published by Volker Weber a.k.a. vowe. I am an author, consultant and systems architect based in Darmstadt, Germany.

rss Click here to subscribe

Hello

About me
Contact
Publications
Certificates
Amazon Wish List
Frequently Asked Questions
Follow @vowe on Twitter

Local time is 07:34

visitors.gif

Tip jar

Archives

As most of my articles roll off the front page rather quickly, I am making an archive of previous posts available here. You can also use the handy search box at the top of the page if you are looking for something particular.

Last 30 days
More archives

Mobile tag for this page

© 1992-2015 Volker Weber.
All Rights Reserved.

Impressum