Re: question/answer website for user support: shapado.debian.net
On Sunday 03 October 2010 11:24:35 Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> Dear followers of the -user mailing list,
> you might be interesting in knowing that since yesterday there's a new
> Debian experiment ongoing in the area of user support:
> which is a multi-language question/answer website where participants can
> ask questions, answer questions, and rank answers given by others. I'm
> not a regular participant of this list, but the website might be a nice
> complement for those who prefer (either temporarily or on a regular
> basis) a web-based medium.
Thus disgregating limited "work force" between two competing environments.
Remember web forums (and spam) was what killed NNTP as a general usage tool
(and I don't think it has been for the better).
> Keep in mind however that for the moment all this is just an experiment,
> the success of it will depend on community participation. See you there?
For my part, I don't think so.
> PS I'm not subscribed, so please Cc:-me on followups if you want your
> message to reach me.
And that's exactly why.