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Re: #webplatform IRC policy

From: Divya Manian <manian@adobe.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2012 20:16:38 -0700
To: Paul Irish <paul.irish@gmail.com>
CC: "jonathan@garbee.me" <jonathan@garbee.me>, "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Message-ID: <724C1DD7-943E-43C6-B0A1-FE4935F77F75@adobe.com>

On 11 Oct 2012, at 18:38, Paul Irish wrote:

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> The *main* point behind the site is documentation.  I am trying to figure out why we should invite so much noise by handling general support questions.  There are plenty of places to already handle that kind of stuff, why not keep it there and focus on what this site is built for?  
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> I agree here and think we'd actually do more good by keeping those support discussions on Stack Overflow. 
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> Capturing docs for all of web platform is hugely ambitious already, so I'm always keen on reducing scope for the contributors involved to keep the focus.

Yeah. This sounds like less effort than what we have to deal with currently. 
Received on Friday, 12 October 2012 03:17:09 UTC

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