On Fri, 16 Jun 2006 13:31:08 +0200 (MEST), you wrote:
>Hi Johnson, with a forum, you would have to log in
>every time when you want to get the news. I prefer
>receiving the DOS news in my mailbox automatically...
I don't mind, my software manage it well, just BAHCL feel pain.
Also this method waste more bandwidth than forum, everyone yelling
"environmental protection" but "feeling convenient" still override
>A forum-like thing on our homepage is the FAQ: If
>you have a problem with DOS, report it in the FAQ,
>and check back from time to time to see if somebody
>has added a description of the solution to your FAQ
>entry. The best FAQ entries are linked from our Wiki,
>from a page there called the MetaFAQ.
It's traffic is low because exactly it's not a forum, just guarded by
a few people who keep watching.
>As we have many short mails between few people on
>the list recently, those people might want to mail
>each other directly, rather than through the list.
Only OFF-TOPIC or not DOS related need to email privately.
I respect the right of everyone, related topics should be public.
>needing an account) but this only works if you have
>time at the same moment, which can be a problem
>because FreeDOS is a world-wide project :-).
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