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From Benoit Chesneau <>
Subject Re: osqa
Date Wed, 30 Oct 2013 17:58:28 GMT
On Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 6:45 PM, Benoit Chesneau <>wrote:

> Anyway I'm not saying OSQA doesn't fit the CouchDB community needs, I'm
>> just saying OSQA can't be compared with StackOverflow in term of
>> functionalities. StackOverflow is a complex software system with versioning
>> management, moderation based on votes, synonyms, it uses extensively
>> ElasticSearch, it provides a way to query its data.
>> OSQA is just a simple clone with basic functionalities that doesn't
>> scale, made for personal use or minor communities. Different things for
>> different jobs. But if you don't trust, like or simply you don't want use
>> an external service like StackOverflow, OSQA can be an option. Just
>> remember that the project is not active anymore, and there is a cost
>> related its administration.
> This also what they are sayiing on their website. I am not which scale we
> really need but the admin cost is really smth w should take in
> consideration.

s/am not/don't know

sorry forgot to remove the auto correction.

and about the scale:

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