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From Jochen Theodorou <>
Subject Re: Building Groovy
Date Thu, 21 Dec 2017 01:25:20 GMT
On 21.12.2017 01:48, Nathan Harvey wrote:
> Although I think this discussion is getting off topic, I'll go ahead and
> chime in myself. I would once again remind people that a strong open source
> community is built on public communications. Mailing lists are old, they are
> fickle, they are annoying, and the list goes on. If Groovy wants to remain
> relevant, it needs to stay up to date, and it needs a well supported and
> advertised forum. Unfortunately the concept of a mailing list is deeply
> entrenched in Apache's requirements, which holds the community back. In
> truth, I don't know if that is possible to fix.

There is no Apache requirement to have a user list mailing list at all. 
Only the developers/contributors decisions, discussions and votes have 
to be present on the mailing list.

bye Jochen

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