Re: META: traffic-limited list idea

Natasha V. More (
Fri, 11 Apr 1997 19:54:40 -0700 (MST)

At 01:25 PM 4/11/97 -0700, Robin Hanson wrote:

>>One problem I forsee: since the above assumes 1 coin=1 post, there
>>will be incentive to make long rambling single posts on multiple
>>topics, so we may have to either set a fixed limit, or pay per page,
>>or some other standard (but then quoting or attributing others costs
>>you, so would discourage that).
>I like this idea. It is worth trying; the main problem is getting
>someone to implement it. So one should strive for a plausible
>*simple* design.

The "Node Net" which is being designed by ExI will be a new venue for
posting and will, by its very nature, deal with problems of traffic. It
will not replace the Extropians list, but when it is implemented, will
affect it.
Natasha Vita More [fka Nancie Clark]
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