[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
- Subject: Re: Why doesn't the lua list get replaced with a forum ?
- From: David Given <dg@...>
- Date: Sun, 17 Sep 2006 21:39:45 +0100
George Petsagourakis wrote:
> Why hasn't there been a forum set up to host all this info and discussion?
> There are certainly more abilities for the posters and nothing less than the
> mailing list,..
Please, no! No no no no no! Forums are awful --- they're slow, clunky,
dreadful from a usability issue, they force your users to go and get the
messages rather than delivering them to your users' inboxes...
If you absolutely must have a webforum-like interface, then try checking out
the GMANE gateway to the mailing list:
But please, let's keep the mailing list!
+- David Given --McQ-+ "Gaping from its single obling socket was
| firstname.lastname@example.org | scintillating, many fauceted scarlet emerald..."
| (email@example.com) | --- Jim Theis, _The Eye of Argon_ (spelling
+- www.cowlark.com --+ original)
Description: OpenPGP digital signature