Forum Suspension Table

Very interesting Misha!

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It’s great to see this is now public. Makes people aware of what’s expected if it wasn’t clear already for whatever reason.

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Good idea. IFC is already a very organized and pleasant website, but there’s always people that abuse it and do not behave maturely.

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Very informative. Should make more people aware of how it works.

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A troll was recently uncovered and suspended for interfering in ATC tracking threads… where do they fit in in this new matrix

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Misconduct 2 and note iii.

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Oh we needed this

Thanks so much Misha! It’s quite perfect timing too :)

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Misha, how will you account for banned people creating new/fake accounts?

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Question: How are the identities of duplicate accounts uncovered? Always has puzzled me for quite some time.

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Misconduct 6. The variation depends on whether the account holder is already suspended or not. We track these internally in a number of ways.

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Sounds good! Thanks for the rapid response Misha :)

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I think they can tell what IP it can from, and if that one already has an account. I could be wrong, and I think they have other means since that’s pretty easy to work around…

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Misconduct 6 (creation of duplicate accounts)

So if someone were to create a duplicate account and they are not suspended, would the duplicate account be permabanned?
Also, what would happen to the main account

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The action taken in Misconduct 6 refers to the main account. Secondary accounts will be deleted/suspended with immediate effect.

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There’s a lot of questions regarding Misconduct 6

suspicion

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So if I were to create a duplicate account, that account would get banned and I would get an official warning.

If I do it again, not only does the duplicate account get banned but also this account for 1 month as well.

And then if I do it again the third time, the duplicate account AND this account would get perma-banned.

Is that correct?

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Glad we are getting more transparency here!

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What if you forget your email address?

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Are previous bans being grandfathered in? Or are they being effectively reset to go against this table?

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