[cfe-dev] [llvm-dev] RFC: Moving toward Discord and Discourse for LLVM's discussions
Nemanja Ivanovic via cfe-dev
cfe-dev at lists.llvm.org
Wed Nov 20 16:52:00 PST 2019
If I am not mistaken, there are two things that are becoming clear:
1. For email, nobody seems to be against Discourse as long as the mailing
lists are still a supported way to participate. So this seems
2. For IRC, people seem to be happy with switching to a more modern
solution, but Discord is largely disliked by a significant portion of
So perhaps we can focus the discussion on "if not Discord, what else?"
Slack appears to be problematic due to lack of moderation capabilities.
Although I don't understand that, I think it is fine - does not meet a key
goal so we can't consider it.
This Matrix thing was brought up by some as a possibly viable way forward.
Can we look into whether it meets all the goals?
Perhaps a good start would be to list the goals. So far it seems like:
- moderation capabilities
- no terms of service that give the provider ownership of content for all
- IRC integration
- preferably open source and standard protocols
And probably a bunch of other goals.
On Wed., Nov. 20, 2019, 5:27 p.m. Eric Christopher via llvm-dev, <
llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
> There is absolutely no reason why that would happen.
> On Wed, Nov 20, 2019, 2:20 PM Renato Golin via llvm-dev <
> llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
>> On Wed, 20 Nov 2019 at 21:36, Whisperity via llvm-dev
>> <llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
>> > there will be the other 70+ gaming-related servers constantly nagging
>> for attention...
>> I very literally cannot cope with that at all. I can't "just filter"
>> the noise on my own, so, if that becomes the norm, I'll be forced to
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