[Gretl-devel] Feature list on the web page

Ignacio Diaz-Emparanza ignacio.diaz-emparanza at ehu.eus
Thu Jul 2 10:13:54 EDT 2015

El 02/07/15 a las 16:08, Allin Cottrell escribió:
> 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

I did'nt remember to have used anyone but I was remembering this from 
the time we was debating about the wiki (which sourceforge has as well). 
But I see it is not difficulkt to find some of them working, for example 
7zip has two forums in http://sourceforge.net/p/sevenzip/discussion/

Ignacio Díaz-Emparanza
Departamento de Economía Aplicada III (Econometría y Estadística)
Universidad del País Vasco - Euskalherriko Unibertsitatea, UPV/EHU
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