On Sun, 28 Aug 2016, Jakub Narębski wrote:
> W dniu 28.08.2016 o 10:38, Johannes Schindelin pisze:
> > I would like to strongly caution against putting too much stock into
> > this users' survey. It is the best we have, granted. Yet I have not
> > heard from anybody that they participated in the survey, unless they
> > were also subscribed to the Git mailing list.
> I tried in past and will try for this year Git User's Survey to be
> announced more widely than just Git mailing list (email@example.com).
I did not mean to criticise you. I think you are doing the best you can,
and it is valuable.
My point is: many professional developers use Git not necessarily because
they want to, but because their day job requires them to do so.
I *highly* doubt that we reach a notable fraction of those developers,
even if they are arguably power users of any development tool, including
The question is not so much how to advertise the survey. I skip almost all
surveys I am asked to participate in, because I am just a little bit busy
all the time. I feel that my colleagues do the same. Unless forced to take
a survey, they skip it.