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Stephen Zander
July 25, 2000 08:59
Re: group lists
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>>>>> "skud" == skud  <> writes:
    skud> The way it works is that conversation occurs either on
    skud> -devel or on the smaller lists, and when something important
    skud> is decided or happens it is posted to -devel-announce.
    skud> Conversations on -devel which are very specialised
    skud> eventually end up moving elsewhere, usually after someone
    skud> mentions "hey, shouldn't we be talking about this on the foo
    skud> list?"

But they don't move fast enough or often enough.  While -devel is
*supposed* to be about technical discussions only, this regularly does
not happen.  Because people continually fail to adhere to this,
debian-devel can be far worse than p5p.  Getting real work done in
that environment is next to impossible, a problem bemoaned on
debian-devel on a regular basis and the reason the other lists exist
at all.


"So.. if she weighs the same as a duck.. she's made of wood."  "And
therefore?"  "A witch!"

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