On Wednesday,  8 Aug 2018  8:40 AM -0400, Richard Hipp wrote:
> The new "forum" feature of Fossil is now live on the self-hosting website:
>     https://fossil-scm.org/forum
> The forum feature is intended as a replacement for mailing lists like
> this one. Though still very "beta", I believe in eating ones own
> dogfood, and hence I am cutting over to the forum for Fossil itself.
> There is a "subscribe" option on the link above where you can sign up
> for email notifications to new forum posts.  The enhance email
> notification should work just like a mailing list, with individual
> emails for each forum post containing complete post content and
> correct In-Reply-To headers.  The only major difference between the
> forum and this list is that you must go to the forum website to post
> new content.  New submissions via email are disallowed as an anti-spam
> measure.
> The Fossil homepage now has a link to the forum instead of a link to
> mailing list sign-up.
> Please discontinue use of this mailing list except as an emergency
> back-up to the forum in case the forum stops working.  If forum is not
> working, you can also send email directly to me.
> After we have shaken out the forum feature a little further, I will
> shut down this legacy mailing list.

I know I'm far too late to roll back a _fait accompli_, but I am
disappointed that now I shall have to use a (expletive deleted) web
forum to post comments.  Please don't let this happen to the SQLite
mail list also.  (FYI, I have been using Gmane to read and post to
both the Fossil and SQLite mailing lists.)


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