ant-ivy-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Patrick Aikens" <paik...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Plea for a forum
Date Tue, 24 Jun 2008 15:27:22 GMT
Ick - no wonder... that looks like the Drupal default forum module... which
isn't a forum at all, really.

On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 11:17 AM, Niklas Matthies <ml_ivy-user@nmhq.net>
wrote:

> On Tue 2008-06-24 at 08:59h, paul.newport@targetgroup.net wrote on
> ivy-user:
> :
> > Doesn't it make more sense to have one nicely searchable forum than
>
> It would make sense if web applications would have the responsiveness
> and useability of fat client desktop apps (as an analogy, would you
> like to put up with having to use a web-based IDE running in a browser
> rather than your normal desktop IDE?) and if the searching/sorting/
> filtering functionality would be as powerful as provided by desktop
> e-mail client software. The other thing is that a web forum forces the
> same user interface on everyone. With e-mail on the other hand you
> have many choices (including even the choice to write your own client).
>
> > That cache incidentally being not portable between work and home
> > accounts.
>
> It is possible to properly synchronize over a remote account.
>
> But really, I think this discussion has come to a dead point. The
> basic arguments have been exchanged, no side will completely change
> their mind anyway, and in the end the decision is up to Xavier.
>
> There once was an Ivy forum by the way (http://www.jaya.free.fr/forum.html
> ),
> which was a hassle to search and browse and post to and keep track of.
> I can't tell you how glad I was when it was finally replaced by this
> mailing list. :)
>
> -- Niklas Matthies
>



-- 
WC Fields  - "I am free of all prejudices. I hate every one equally."

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message