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Old 30th September 2010, 03:10 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Max seems to have proposed a nice compromise. Public with a private subforum.

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Old 30th September 2010, 03:10 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Unfortunately any decision is going to affect someone - if it's public then the people wanting it private won't be happy, and if it's private then some people won't be able to see it.

I do think though that private would be better - the only reason against it is the fact a couple of players couldn't access it
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Old 30th September 2010, 03:23 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Repost, but I thought a private forum with a public subforum? It makes more sense to me; the majority of us being Toggers.

Regardless, I think we need to hold a vote to determine what the majority actually wants
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Old 30th September 2010, 03:26 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Being one of the players that will be locked out if its private,

i'm wondering what the main selling points on going private are?

I can't think of any that overshadow locking out a few of us players
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Old 30th September 2010, 03:44 PM   #15 (permalink)
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I feel a private forum is only necessary if we are talking about preventing unknown/undesirable elements connecting to the server.

But that can be avoided by removing all reference to the server address and use of a whitelist (as already suggested). With this in mind I see no real benefit to a private forum if it means preventing several prominent players from participating.
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