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From Steven Gill <stevengil...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: support on phonegap/cordova?
Date Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:17:44 GMT
I was just creating an issue and was about to do it :P


On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 10:14 AM, Michal Mocny <mmocny@chromium.org> wrote:

> 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.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > 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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