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From Robert Newson <rnew...@apache.org>
Subject Re: website & jira
Date Tue, 17 Apr 2012 17:30:54 GMT
what's your username?

On 17 April 2012 18:13, Miles Fidelman <mfidelman@meetinghouse.net> wrote:
> Dirkjan Ochtman wrote:
>>
>> On Tue, Apr 17, 2012 at 16:27, Miles Fidelman
>> <mfidelman@meetinghouse.net>  wrote:
>>>
>>> With all due respect and appreciation for your efforts.... marketing is
>>> one
>>> thing, utility is another.  While there's value to marketing, (IMHO)
>>> utility
>>> counts more.  We're not talking about a magazine ad, we're talking about
>>> a
>>> web site that people have taken some effort to find and go to - they're
>>> (we're) looking for information - if the information isn't there, it
>>> doesn't
>>> matter how pretty the site is.
>>
>> I'm sure Noah agrees with you, and the information/utility value will
>> get added soon. However, there's also plenty of value to be found in
>> having a site that's easy on the eyes. Perhaps the balance swung a
>> little too far in the marketing direction this time, but that will get
>> corrected. Arguing over it on this mailing list doesn't really help at
>> this point -- pointing out stuff that you would like to be able to
>> easily access and isn't, currently, (like your MarkMail point, on
>> which I probably agree) does. Even better if you add notes like that
>> to the aforementioned wiki page.
>>
> Well, ok, somebody want to add me to the contributors list so I can edit the
> wiki?
>
>
>
> --
> In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice.
> In practice, there is.   .... Yogi Berra
>
>

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