[Chugalug] Open Source "personality flaw" .. let's stay focused, people

Rod rod-lists at epbfi.com
Mon Sep 16 19:50:14 UTC 2013


May suggest you roll your own and ask mike to point a subdomain in your  
direction.
Personally I want Phlogs!


On Mon, 16 Sep 2013 11:16:21 -0400, Mike Robinson  
<miker at sundialservices.com> wrote:

> To me, that well-intentioned reply is just chock-full of gasoline ..  
> primed to start a big fire instead of improving the situation, although  
> surely not intended to do so.
>
> I'd like to refocus the attention of the group squarely on what, I  
> think, the problem is:  "Listservs suck."  :-)
>
> I'd like a forum, please.  A list of topics and threads that I can visit  
> regularly in my browser, to conveniently choose and thence to follow  
> whatever is of interest to me.  The "digests," sometimes dozens a day  
> and sometimes many times an hour, quite frankly are next-to unusable.   
> (And if they get filled-up with GPG-encrypted posts, they are "beyond(!)  
> utterly useless" and become "richly annoying.")
>
> I want to know what's happening around here, but I can't stand a  
> Listserv much longer.  If it stays, I go.
>
> So...  "solution == 'a forum.'"  How can we quickly and easily get there?
>
> "TMTOWTDI = There's More Than One Way To Do It," and this particular  
> "way to do it" ... ahh ... sucks.  (To me, at least.)  So, how can we  
> replace this -- quickly, easily, "Done."


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