Web forums - simple suggestion

Molle Bestefich molle.bestefich at gmail.com
Sun Apr 23 22:23:53 CDT 2006

Jeremy White wrote:
>   http://www.winehq.org/site/forums
> There is way too much information; the useful bits
> (the Gmane and Google links) are buried way to deep imho.

Just took a look at it.
I definitely agree!

> For a while, the two were connected, until the old gateway
> we were using broke down, and Jer ripped his hair out trying
> to make it work.

Apparently there was not enough demand that someone actually got it
working again.
Therefore I'm wondering whether it really fills the need that people has..

>   http://groups.google.com/group/comp.emulators.ms-windows.wine
> That looks forumishy enough to me to satisfy many people,

Of the problems mentioned at:

your idea provides a solution for 1, 2, 3 and 4.  That's of course really nice.
It doesn't have a solution for 7, which is something I think will be missed.

> and yet is nicely backwards compatible with all current
> systems.

But is it good enough?
It's rather inflexible since we can't change anything if we don't like it..

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