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- Subject: Re: Lua forum is down - once again
- From: ketmar <ketmar@...>
- Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2008 02:24:20 +0300
On Thu, 21 Aug 2008 14:10:25 -0700
"Eric Tetz" <email@example.com> wrote:
> Email notification on a forum is usually only for threads that you
> "subscribe" to.
so you can accidentally miss something interesting. %-)
> post something. They also allow you to organize discussions into
> topics, and allow formatting/images/etc. (whereas HTML is usually
> discouraged on mailing lists).
any good e-mail client supports threading, which is much better than
"flat" structure of most forums, i think. and i really can't think out
why somebody needs to post images or advanced text formatting.
> I'm not arguing that Lua really needs one, just pointing out that
> there are differences.
definetely forums and lists are different. the one thing which makes
this list better than any forum is that Lua authors read this list and
post here. %-)
but this is only my own opinion, i'm not forcing anybody to agree with
p.s. sorry for bad English.