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From jan i <j...@apache.org>
Subject Re: using the correct mailing list
Date Wed, 06 May 2015 09:52:00 GMT
On 6 May 2015 at 11:28, Gavin McDonald <gmcdonald@apache.org> wrote:

> Hi All,
>
> I notice that appoximatly half of the mails to this development list are
> user queries.
>
> Rather than answer those user questions here can we maybe not answer them
> but redirect
> them to the correct mailing list ?
>
I think it is a good idea, and I do also see that happen quite often.

Maybe the procedure should be, redirect the mail (with a copy to the
sender), and then respond to the mail on users@


>
> This will help stop the dilution of this list and eventually we’ll end up
> with development discussion
> without having to weed out the user queries.
>
While I agree wit your POW, please be aware that this list is also used for
general discussions, so from time to time the line between a user
question and things we discuss here are very thin (e.g. problems with
download).


>
> i.e. - Im on this list for dev stuff only.
>
It is nice to have you here.

rgds
jan i.


>
> Gav...
>
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