On 04/08/2018 13:29, Stephan Beal wrote:
And maybe one day, move the mailing list to a web-based forum entirely so that people can post questions directly.

That's exactly what Richard is currently implementing. That alone won't stop the "how do i" posts - it's a Cosmic Rule that many people won't bother searching a forum (beyond a casual Google effort) before posting their own (oft-repeated) query. :/.

It might, since forum softwares (should) provide "sticky posts" that are displayed at the top.

Combined with a good search feature, it should reduce the recurrent "How do I?" posts.
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