[ADMIN] Do IBM posts require [AD] indication

Avram Friedman

[ADMIN] Do IBM posts require [AD] indication

The origin of this topic is a discussion about a new red picce concerning DB2 utilities which have a charge in addition to base DB2

Generally speaking, I don't think offers of services that require no fee, no sign up, no registration and no scheduling require the [AD] indication

My view also includes no title change is required if a vendor responds to a public post indicating that there product soles the member's posted question, however they should mention that there may be other products in the markepplace.

Articles posted by vendors, for direct sales or require signup, registration, or attendence including contact me do need to be labeled [AD]

Please note I am the list administrator, not the dictator. The official rules are are subject to feedback from the membership and DB2-L's supervisors which are the web committee and the Board.  

I prefer that the forum be limited to DB2 and not forum administration.  If you have concerns please contact me offline.

Avram Friedman
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DB2-L 'past' administrator

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