The DarkSide BBS
The DARK SIDE Rules
Do not attack other users. Argue with them and disagree with them but
in no way will flaming be allowed in non designated areas. Designated
areas are currently: MicroNet General, The Garbage Masher.
Discussions of a personal nature or that do not have anything to do with
a sub should be taken to e-mail.
Posts using all CAPITAL LETTERS are considered SHOUTING. This is very
hard to read and should be done for effect or emphasis. Doing so
otherwise is considered RUDE.
The Sysop reserves the right to remove any user for any reason or none
This system and the people that make it run in no way take any
responsibility for any damages, personal or otherwise, resulting from
use of or association with The DARK SIDE.
In no way will ANY illegal activities be permitted on The DARK SIDE. If
you discover such activities you MUST report them immediately to the
Any persons attempting to do damage to this system will be prosecuted to
the fullest extent of the law under the Computer Crimes Act, and the
system will record all such acts.
If you are, or ever have been, employed by or associated with any law
enforcement agency, or currently or in the past have reported to any
law-based agency, including but not limited to the FBI, SPA, CIA, DEA or
INS, you MUST include mention of it in the letter to the Sysop, including
full details of the circumstances, and your exact reason for calling.
Failure to do so will be construed as entrapment in any legal action taken
against the Sysop(s), and, moreover, if you do not state this information
you are TRESPASSING, and legal action WILL be taken against you.
As with almost any BBS system, privacy is not guaranteed. This does not
mean that the Sysop or others will read your e-mail, it just means that
they can if nessicary. Also be aware that when sending e-mail through any
net that it is possible for the sysops along the way to read your
messages, not that they will.
The Sysop reserves the right to display publicly any e-mail that he feels
will benefit the board, this will NOT be abused. He also reserves the
right to make any post or e-mail UN-ANONYMOUS. Again, this will NOT be
Users are also responsible for checking the rules from time to time and
abiding by any changes. They can be found in the G-files section.
copyright 1995 Walter Hansen.