Originally Posted by vivaldirules
As to proof-reading the text before posting, that is certainly not a requirement, in my opinion. If it was, I would not be posting books here or very few. Most of us convert books because we want to read them and proof-reading the text first is a horrible punishment to have to endure before you've had the pleasure of reading it first. So I convert and post the books and then, as I'm reading or rereading them, I keep notes that I intend to use to make the corrections later. That seems only sensible to me.
I agree. I do proof reading for Project Gutenberg Germany, but the books I convert are mostly pretty thoroughly proof read already.