[Gretl-devel] Feature list on the web page

Allin Cottrell cottrell at wfu.edu
Thu Jul 2 10:08:29 EDT 2015


On Thu, 2 Jul 2015, Ignacio Diaz-Emparanza wrote:

> El 02/07/15 a las 15:02, Allin Cottrell escribió:
>> 
>>> And while we're on the topic, we really ought to have a forum. The wiki 
>>> experiment more or less died a peaceful death, but nowadays I guess that 
>>> people expect to be able to ask questions to "the community" through a 
>>> forum rather than mailing lists. Of course, looking after a forum website 
>>> is a hefty job (it's important to filter spamming etc), so I don't expect 
>>> anybody to volunteer in the next 5 minuts, but let's just say it'd be nice 
>>> if someone stepped up ;)
>> 
>> If we were going to do that, it would make sense to use some existing 
>> machinery such as stackexchange. Any volunteers to find out what exactly it 
>> would involve to set up a gretl "site" there?
>> 
>
> Please, remember that sourceforge also offers forums for the projects. They 
> call it "Discussion":
>
> "Discussion Overview
>
> Discussion forums are a way to collaborate with other developers on the 
> project, or with end users. You can create as many different forums as needed 
> by clicking on "Create a Forum" on the left sidebar."

Interesting, I hadn't noticed that. Do you know of any (good) examples 
that we could look at?

Allin


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