[sf-perl] Perl website for noobies
andy at petdance.com
Wed Apr 2 17:51:33 PDT 2008
> And the experts have spoken. They are willing to hang out on
> perlmonks and perl-beginners. They're abandoning Usenet, which was
> the previous favorite spot.
You're assuming experts are a fixed quantity.
> AND NO OTHER PLACE. This is evidenced directly. Go to these
> other mailing lists. Look at the questions, then look at the
> and appalling answers.
Maybe there's never been any place better. Nobody was willing to use
any search engine other than AltaVista for a while, too.
> In an ideal world, we'd have enough experts to fill 100 lists. Too
> bad. Not ideal.
Agreed! So let's spread the love and help make some more, by giving
them a place to grow.
> That's why I post messages like this. To inform those who would
> misleadingingly set up Yet Another Watering Hole.
How is it "misleading"?
> Please stop trying to dilute the community. We need critical mass,
> not a myriad of options.
What is the critical mass you're trying to achieve?
> Again, see the mailing list histories for the Yahoo Groups. The
> stands for itself.
If past failures is all that we worried about, nothing would ever move
Andy Lester => andy at petdance.com => www.petdance.com => AIM:petdance
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