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From "Florian Westreicher Bakk.techn." <st...@meredrica.org>
Subject Re: osqa
Date Thu, 31 Oct 2013 14:45:03 GMT
The problem I see is account explosion. I have a SO account, why would I register another?
Also, I would not even think about looking somewhere else first (apart from docs and Google)


Daniel Gonzalez <gonvaled@gonvaled.com> wrote:
>If you are worried that no specific stack exchange site will be created
>for
>couchdb, why not just officially address support/issues to the couchdb
>tag
>in stack overflow? For example, Ember.js is doing just that:
>
>http://emberjs.com/community
>
>"StackOverflow is used to track questions. Just tag your question with
>ember.js or search for questions with that tag. Please check to see if
>your
>question has already been answered before asking a new one."
>
>http://stackoverflow.com/questions/tagged/ember.js
>
>
>On Thu, Oct 31, 2013 at 3:17 PM, Mark Deibert
><mark.deibert@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> @Filippo: Can you qualify "not big enough"?
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Oct 31, 2013 at 10:07 AM, Benoit Chesneau
><bchesneau@gmail.com
>> >wrote:
>>
>> > On Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 10:09 PM, matt j. sorenson <
>> matt@sorensonbros.net
>> > >wrote:
>> >
>> > > On Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 3:54 PM, Benoit Chesneau
><bchesneau@gmail.com
>> > > >wrote:
>> > >
>> > > > On Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 7:50 PM, matt j. sorenson <
>> > matt@sorensonbros.net
>> > > > >wrote:
>> > > >
>> > > > > >
>> > > > > > >> On Oct 30, 2013, at 5:21 PM, Benoit Chesneau wrote:
>> > > > > >
>> > > > > > >> My goal is to have a website managed by the Apache
>CouchDB
>> > project
>> > > > > where
>> > > > > > >> the neutrality, privacy and independence is guaranteed.
>> Having a
>> > > > > system
>> > > > > > we
>> > > > > > >> can host where all the content is under the apache
>license
>> would
>> > > > make
>> > > > > > sure
>> > > > > > >> it is. I don't want to force anyone interested
to go on
>a
>> > private
>> > > > > owned
>> > > > > > >> website whose the business mode is still to come,
>provide his
>> > > login
>> > > > or
>> > > > > > >> having to read some advertising just to find answers.
>> > > > > >
>> > > > >
>> > > > > RE: proposing an in-house alternate to SO/SE
>> > > > >
>> > > > > (And first let me say that while I benefit greatly from SO/SE
>Q&A,
>> I
>> > > am a
>> > > > > longstanding critic of the moderation, scoring and the
>original
>> > creator
>> > > > > whose name I shall not type)
>> > > > >
>> > > > > Benoit's stated goals are noble, but
>> > > > >
>> > > > > "One does not simply pave cowpaths thousands of miles away
>from the
>> > > cows.
>> > > > > Unless one is ready for a long, grueling, and fatality-ridden
>> cattle
>> > > > > drive[1]" --North Dakotan Proverb
>> > > > >
>> > > > > [1] Lonesome Dove[2] is probably my favorite all time show
>> > > > > [2] http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096639/
>> > > >
>> > > >
>> > > > there are people that goes directly at the farm to look for the
>milk,
>> > and
>> > > > the others that go at the mall. I prefer the first one, the
>milk is
>> > > always
>> > > > better.
>> > > >
>> > > > ie why do you think it is more difficult to people to ask and
>answer
>> to
>> > > the
>> > > > questions on the project website than on a generic website
>where you
>> > are
>> > > > not sure to find the right answer?
>> > > >
>> > > > For me it is just like posting an issue. And we could even
>share the
>> > > > credentials. By hosting the website and moderate ourself we
>will
>> > somehow
>> > > > validate the quality of the content. People will make sure to
>find
>> the
>> > > > right persons.
>> > > >
>> > > > - benoit
>> > > >
>> > >
>> > > SO and the ever-expanding stackexchange topic-centric sites have
>> > tremendous
>> > > traction, is all I'm saying. Well that, and why bother with the
>extra
>> > > infra and
>> > > overhead before proposing a 'couchdb.stackexchange' site and
>rallying
>> > > behind that?
>> > >
>> >
>> > This is something to keep in mind indeed.
>> >
>> > - benoit
>> >
>>

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