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__NOEDITSECTION__ [[Image:On_notice.gif|right|thumb|300px|You should follow the network rules or Stephen Colbert will put you on notice faster than a Kenyan sprinter.]]
 
__NOEDITSECTION__ [[Image:On_notice.gif|right|thumb|300px|You should follow the network rules or Stephen Colbert will put you on notice faster than a Kenyan sprinter.]]
 
==Prohibited Behavior==
 
==Prohibited Behavior==
The following is not allowed on the network:
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* Ban evasion, or attempting to bypass a ban set by a channel, a server, or the network, is not permitted.
 
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* Engaging in illegal activities is strictly prohibited.
* Ban evasion, or attempting to bypass a ban set by a channel, a server, or the network
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* Falsely claiming to be a network operator is not permitted.
* Engaging in illegal activities
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* Flooding and denial of service attacks are not permitted.
* Falsely claiming to be a network operator
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* Ignore evasion, or intentionally evading an ignore mask set upon you by another user, is not permitted.
* Flooding and denial of service attacks
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* Indiscriminately sending disruptive messages to multiple channels or users (spamming) is not allowed.
* Ignore evasion, or intentionally evading an ignore mask set upon you by another user
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* Harassment, which is repetitive, offensive behavior towards one or more users, is not permitted.
* Indiscriminately sending disruptive messages to multiple channels or users (spamming)
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* Releasing personally identifiable information of others without permission or of anyone under the age of 13 is not allowed.
* Harassment, which is repetitive, offensive behavior towards one or more users
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* Allowing your bots or scripts to break one of the rules above is not allowed.
* Releasing personally identifiable information of others without permission or of anyone under the age of 13
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* Allowing your bots or scripts to break one of the rules above
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==Bots and Scripts==
 
==Bots and Scripts==
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===Network Violations===
 
===Network Violations===
Violations of these network rules will be dealt with by the network staff. Penalties will be based on whether a user's actions were intentional or negligent, whether or not the user was warned against similar behavior or other prohibited behaviors in the past, and how the behavior affected other users and the network. Typical penalties include formal warnings, restrictions on network use, or a ban from the network.
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Violations of these network rules will be dealt with by the network staff. Penalties will be based on whether a user's actions were intentional or negligent, whether or not the user was warned against similar behavior or other prohibited behaviors in the past, and how the behavior affected other users and the network. Typical penalties include formal warnings, restrictions on network use, or bans from the network.
  
 
Keep in mind that these penalties are used to prevent the disruption of our network, not to punish users.
 
Keep in mind that these penalties are used to prevent the disruption of our network, not to punish users.

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