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From Michal Mocny <mmo...@chromium.org>
Subject Re: support on phonegap/cordova?
Date Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:14:59 GMT
Okay okay, so who is going to update the website?


On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 11:42 AM, Carlos Santana <csantana23@gmail.com>wrote:

> I think having a user@ can be created, but in practice no value add
>
> 1. users will not use it (for various reasons already mentioned in this
> thread)
> 2. committers and subject matter experts will not use it to answer
> questions (if they do, just to copy paste a template "use jira or SO")
>
> If the problem is that we don't trust SO to be there tomorrow and go
> offline, then lets implement an archive that backups all questions and
> answers tag with "cordova" and for that matter also backup the phonegap
> google group :-).
>
> IMHO I think SO and google groups are reliable ecosystems and they will not
> go down tomorrow, and if they are not around in 50 years that's fine if at
> least they are around for 6 months which is I think how long people have
> current issues and problems that are relevant to this project.
>
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> On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 10:48 AM, Joe Bowser <bowserj@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 5:33 AM, Shane Curcuru <asf@shanecurcuru.org>
> > wrote:
> > > (not subscribed to list)
> > >
> > > Terrence brings up a critical point about how the Apache Way works:
> > >
> >
> > I knew that the "Apache Way" would be mentioned.  Every time we have
> > to do something that makes no sense, hurts or users, it's because of
> > "The Apache Way"!
> >
> > The fact is that our users are not technically adept and I doubt that
> > they could find a Cordova users list, and that if they found such a
> > users list, most of them would eventually be stuck on that list
> > forever because they wouldn't know how to unsubscribe from that list.
> > Also, searching for anything on the archives of the Apache lists is
> > extremely painful, and the only times I've seen that happen is when
> > malicious Apache members want to go and smear the crap out of the
> > project finding every time I've bashed the ASF and "the Apache Way".
> > I think most of our users will get frustrated by markmail and will
> > either ask the same thing over and over again, even though it's in the
> > docs or just leave.
> >
> > Can we for once actually think of our users and not how to mess them
> > over with "The Apache Way"?
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Carlos Santana
> <csantana23@gmail.com>
>

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