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Answering harassment or trolls is anything but professional. Ignoring harassment is definitely professional.
Whom do you trust to define what is professional versus not, the harassers?
LinuxCon Japan: Making kernel developers less grumpy
Posted Jun 18, 2012 15:05 UTC (Mon) by nevets (subscriber, #11875)
But it's usually people that expect something for nothing, or just do not listen to the responses you give. After a bit of explaining the same thing multiple times, and getting the same answer back without it going any further, is where one starts to get frustrated, and a quick jab can sometimes wake them up.
Posted Jun 18, 2012 16:36 UTC (Mon) by marcH (subscriber, #57642)
This what I called "harassment". Please search/replace with a better term, thanks.
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