[swift-evolution] [Swift4] Mailing list vs. Forum

Karl Wagner razielim at gmail.com
Tue Aug 2 11:15:38 CDT 2016

There's   no guarantee we would have to give it up entirely - many forum platforms have apps with caching for offline viewing.
 Besides, im not sure these discussions are always so important that you really need to download the entire list and save it all offline.

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> On Aug 2, 2016 at 6:05 pm,  <Rainer Brockerhoff via swift-evolution (mailto:swift-evolution at swift.org)>  wrote:
>  On 8/2/16 12:21, Erica Sadun via swift-evolution wrote:
> >  It is an instructive example of why remaining with a mailing list, flaws and all, is probably the best answer for Swift Evolution.
> Whatever keeps a mailing list as bottom implementation gets my +1.
> Forums and other browser-based things may be more convenient _if_ you're
> in a place with 24/7 connectivity, which is not true for many.
> FWIW I'm using Thunderbird off the gmane group because threading doesn't
> work well with other email clients.
> -- 
> Rainer Brockerhoff  <rainer at brockerhoff.net (mailto:rainer at brockerhoff.net)>
> Belo Horizonte, Brazil
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