[r6rs-discuss] Community building
elf at ephemeral.net
Sat Feb 28 03:54:02 EST 2009
On Fri, 27 Feb 2009, Thomas Lord wrote:
> On Fri, 2009-02-27 at 22:59 -0800, Elf wrote:
>> I do not know of any other serious standards process that has intentionally
>> operated amidst off-topic ramblings, spam, and newbie questions, without
>> any form of moderation (ie, usenet). There may be a reason for this.
> Probably the reason (imo) is that your pejoratives
> are misplaced. That most -- *most* -- of the discussion
> is not "off topic"
With the list's permission, I will attach the last 7 days of c.l.s. for
a group decision about its suitability for the r7 discussions.
> and that the universal skepticism
> about this standards effort and in some cases the deeper
> deconstruction of the effort (and attempt to push things
> to a better track) is, well, more wise.
So what's wrong with using the r6 or r7 discussion lists? They are open to
the public, stay on relevant topics, aren't trivially spammable, and can
be moderated if necessary.
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