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From "Gavin McDonald" <ga...@16degrees.com.au>
Subject RE: oooforum.org
Date Sun, 20 Nov 2011 12:02:47 GMT


> -----Original Message-----
> From: luispo@gmail.com [mailto:luispo@gmail.com] On Behalf Of Louis
> Suárez-Potts
> Sent: Sunday, 20 November 2011 9:24 PM
> To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Cc: oooforum@free.fr
> Subject: Re: oooforum.org
> 
> Hi,
> 
> 
> On 20 November 2011 05:38, RGB ES <rgb.mldc@gmail.com> wrote:
> > 2011/11/20 FR web forum <oooforum@free.fr>
> >
> >> Hello,
> >> It's a disaster for the OOo Community. These pictures are prohibited
> >> in many countries.
> >> If this forum can't be administrated correctly.
> >> I suggest to contact the hoster to close it.
> >>
> >> ----- Mail original -----
> >> De: "Peter Junge" <peter.junge@gmx.org>
> >> À: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org
> >> Envoyé: Dimanche 20 Novembre 2011 10:33:09
> >> Objet: oooforum.org
> >>
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> is there any admin of oooforum.org around here?
> >>
> >> It's getting spamed with really disgusting content on the front page.
> >>
> >> Peter
> >>
> >
> > It's not a new situation. In fact the Community forums that are now
> > hosted by Apache on the AOO project started four years ago because of
> > differences with the oooforum administrator…
> 
> Let's take this then as an opportunity? Clayton C used to be the admin for the
> forums  (oooforums) but with Oracle's departure—he was with Oracle and
> still may be—there was, to put it mildly, a hitch.
> 
> The OO forums are immensely important. They are mainly for users but not
> only, though that's clearly their primary user base. They are furthermore
> pretty much user-initiated, and thus arguably could be administered by
> capable community members.
> 
> Was the infrastructure also ported over to Apache? Or will it be?
> 
> If it will be, and if we want to continue with it, I can ask if Clayton would help
> with the transition, and even maintenance. It's possible he may be
> interested in working with some others.

What is wrong with the Forums (http://user.services.openoffice.org) already here at Apache?


We don’t need to be porting over a 2nd forums for the same project.

Gav...

> 
> What we need here, and I would like to issue a call for this to the logical lists
> and other public fora ("twitter" comes to mind), is a list (and list of lists) of
> things that are needed, wanted, and actionable.
> 
> Right now, lots needs doing but those who can do don't know they can do it,
> or for that matter where, and using what tools. Not all of those able and
> inclined read these lists.
> 
> -louis
> 
> 
> >
> > Ricardo
> >


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