code of conduct
tl;dr learn by doing and helping. be excellent to each other. have fun!
a primary goal of envs.net is to be inclusive to the largest number of
contributors, with the most varied and diverse backgrounds possible. as such, we
are committed to providing a friendly, safe and welcoming environment for all.
this code of conduct outlines our expectations for all those who participate in
our community, as well as the consequences for unacceptable behavior.
we invite all those who participate in envs.net to help us create safe and
positive experiences for everyone.
This applies to conversation in the any room in the matrix community (#space:envs.net),
also in the irc channel (#envs*) on irc.tilde.chat, commits and comments relating to
any project in github/gitea spaces and as well as for any services on envs.
# envs.net mission
envs.net exists to foster an engaged community for socializing,
learning, and making cool stuff
in a mass-media age, it is up to small, intentional communities to gather and
work together to provide a space outside of the advertising-laden,
profit-seeking, corporate-owned world of social media.
to that end, envs.net strives to be a radically inclusive community where people
of all backgrounds and all technological experience levels can come together to
learn, to teach, and to delight in one another’s creations.
# expected behavior
the following behaviors are expected and requested of all community members:
- participate in an authentic and active way. in doing so, you contribute
to the health and longevity of this community.
- exercise consideration and respect in your speech and actions.
- attempt collaboration before conflict.
- refrain from demeaning, discriminatory, or harassing behavior and speech.
- be mindful of your surroundings and of your fellow participants.
- teach when people need help. don’t do it for them.
# unacceptable behavior
the following behaviors are considered harassment and are unacceptable within
- violence, threats of violence or violent language directed against
- sexist, racist, homophobic, transphobic, ableist or otherwise
discriminatory jokes and language.
- posting or displaying sexually explicit or violent material.
- posting or threatening to post other people’s personally identifying
- personal insults, particularly those related to gender, sexual
orientation, race, religion, or disability.
- unwelcome sexual attention. this includes sexualized comments or jokes.
- deliberate intimidation, stalking or following.
# consequences of unacceptable behavior
unacceptable behavior from any community member, including sponsors and those
with decision-making authority (sudo), will not be tolerated.
anyone asked to stop unacceptable behavior is expected to comply immediately.
if a community member engages in unacceptable behavior, the community organizers
may take any action they deem appropriate, up to and including a temporary ban
or permanent expulsion from envs.net without warning (meaning your account will
be terminated and all user data deleted).
# reporting guidelines
if you are subject to or witness unacceptable behavior, or have any other
concerns, please contact an admin (see info below).
additionally, help engaging with law enforcement is available.
# responsible security disclosure
the shell-service provided by envs.net is shared between users and open by
design. this open system design may result in minor issues with file and
directory permissions being too open leading to information leaks or security
issues which need to be repaired.
all users granted access to the envs.net system shell-service are obligated to
first report security issues to firstname.lastname@example.org and wait for a response
before posting information in public channels. the discussions of security
related incidents should be handled with care and all effort taken to protect
all users of the service.
posting security issues in public information channels before engaging the
envs.net admin or security teams may result in your account and access being
removed and/or banned.
# addressing grievances
if you feel you have been falsely or unfairly accused of violating this code of
conduct, use the contact info below to send a concise description of your
we expect all envs.net members to abide by this code of conduct while:
- engaging with other members
- publishing content on envs.net
> you can also send a mail to email@example.com to make sure we all get it.
# license and attribution
this code of conduct is based on citizencodeofconduct.org and tilde.town coc
under the terms of the creative commons attribution-sharealike license.
# terms of service
please also note our terms of service.