Re: Indy support forums

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Subject: Re: Indy support forums
Posted by:  David J Taylor (david-tayl…@blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk)
Date: Wed, 3 Aug 2005

Don Schoeman wrote:
> I'm new to Indy and noticed that there are no support forums
> available. I personally find forums to be much for friendly than
> Newsgroups or mailing lists. The better forum engines usually have
> great search functionality, etc. My question is, if I setup and host
> a good forum system, will anybody use it? Will it be a bad thing to
> further split up the community and the places for the dev's to answer
> questions from users?

I also much prefer newsgroups compared to Web forums with their smileys
and fancy, unique, difficult to learn interfaces.

My guess is that setting up such forums would be a waste of time and
effort - very few would use them.

David

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Indy support forums posted by Don Schoeman on Tue, 2 Aug 2005