Adapted from the FreeBSD Code of Conduct:
This document is not an exhaustive list of things that you should not do. Rather, consider it a guide to make it easier to enrich all of us and the technical communities in which we participate.
Participants are responsible for knowing and abiding by these rules. Harassment includes but is not limited to:
- Comments that reinforce systemic oppression related to
gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation,
disability, mental illness, neurodiversity, physical
appearance, body size, age, race, or religion.
- Unwelcome comments regarding a person's lifestyle choices
and practices, including those related to food, health,
parenting, drugs, and employment.
- Deliberate misgendering.
- Deliberate use of "dead" or rejected names.
- Gratuitous or off-topic sexual images or behaviour in spaces
where they're not appropriate.
- Physical contact and simulated physical contact (e.g.,
textual descriptions like "*hug*" or
"*backrub*") without consent or after a request
- Threats of violence.
- Incitement of violence towards any individual, including
encouraging a person to commit suicide or to engage in
- Deliberate intimidation.
- Stalking or following.
- Harassing photography or recording, including logging online
activity for harassment purposes.
- Sustained disruption of discussion.
- Unwelcome sexual attention.
- Pattern of inappropriate social contact, such as
requesting/assuming inappropriate levels of intimacy with
- Continued one-on-one communication after requests to
- Deliberate "outing" of any private aspect of a
person's identity without their consent except as necessary to
protect vulnerable people from intentional abuse.
- Publication of non-harassing private communication without
- Publication of non-harassing private communication with
consent but in a way that intentionally misrepresents the
communication (e.g., removes context that changes the
- Knowingly making harmful false claims about a person.