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What is the difference between "banned" and "no longer registered?"



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    Originally posted by Hogan's My Dad
    What is the difference between "banned" and "no longer registered?"
Banned people may get unbanned eventually.



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This question reminded me of the Jeff Atwood post a while ago talking about different types of online community banning.
Coding Horror - Suspension, Ban or Hellban
Linked for your convenience.

I especially get a giggle visualising the special hellban!
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#4 Posted on | Instant Rating: 7.73
    Originally posted by CRZ
      Originally posted by Hogan's My Dad
      What is the difference between "banned" and "no longer registered?"
    Banned people may get unbanned eventually.


Ahhhh. Okay, thanks for clarifying.



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Oh my god! Hellbanned and Errorbanned sound so awesome.



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