[Wine] Mailing list <-> forum gateway
jjmckenzie51 at sprintpcs.com
Wed Feb 27 20:53:33 CST 2008
> WineHQ webpage.
> For example, in one of the linux forums I have used the last years,
> when you try to open a new thread, you get a message like this
> (translating from spanish):
> Please check the forum rules before sending a new problem:
> -Search in Google before asking.
> -Write a descriptive title.
> -Write correctly.
> -Don't publish your question in more than one forum.
> -If you find the solution to your problem send advise of which it was.
> -For more information read the forum rules. (link to forum rules).
Good Ideas. +1 for the Search before asking. Also you should add, look
in the Applications Database for known problems and workarounds.
> And people is scolded when they do not follow this rules. Maybe some
> of this things could be done for the winehq forums, in order to avoid
> other people being obliged to do what Alan had to do.
> Maybe this is not exactly what you were talking about, I will have to
> change the subject or open a new thread in the forum, in that case ...
Scolding? No, gentle reminders are best.
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