Another point has been raised to me by someone off-list - adding a forum would significantly increase the surface area that the Code of Conduct team have to cover (and potentially become one of the biggest time sinks required), so we need to consider them in any decision.
Andrew On Mon, Aug 12, 2019 at 10:10 PM Andrew Godwin <and...@aeracode.org> wrote: > I agree James - forums tend to age slightly worse than mailing lists for > archival content, but I'm hoping the improved experience in the moment > makes up for it. > > Plus, our current mailing list archive depends on a service from Google, > and I trust those less these days (though I hope Google Groups is probably > going to be around for a long time). > > Andrew > > On Monday, August 12, 2019 at 4:04:23 AM UTC-5, James Bennett wrote: >> >> I'm not necessarily opposed to this, but I am a bit skeptical of the >> long-term archival utility of forums, in large part due to my experience as >> a moderator of some decent-sized ones. I think making them useful for that >> purpose is going to require about the same level of manual curation as, >> say, the wiki on code.djangoproject.com does now. >> > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Django developers (Contributions to Django itself)" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to django-developers+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. > To view this discussion on the web visit > https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/django-developers/f548bdc5-89f9-48e4-8609-ce8e9f718f32%40googlegroups.com > <https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/django-developers/f548bdc5-89f9-48e4-8609-ce8e9f718f32%40googlegroups.com?utm_medium=email&utm_source=footer> > . > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Django developers (Contributions to Django itself)" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to django-developers+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/django-developers/CAFwN1uoJ%2BuUe%3DZQnNVosxW1vuq7gBuUduqHVjq82OHzwi9Z4JA%40mail.gmail.com.