[llvm-dev] RFC: Moving toward Discord and Discourse for LLVM's discussions

Sam Kerner via llvm-dev llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Mon Nov 18 09:47:57 PST 2019

On Mon, Nov 18, 2019 at 2:48 AM Chandler Carruth via llvm-dev
<llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org> wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> Short version:
> I've set up an LLVM Discord server for real time chat (similar to IRC) and an LLVM Discourse server for forums (similar to email lists):
> https://discord.gg/xS7Z362
> https://llvm.discourse.group/
> Please join and use these new services. They are only partially set up and still very new, so don't hesitate to improve them and/or reach out to this thread with any issues you see or things you want to fix. Also, both services have dedicated feedback channels.
> Do feel free to use Discourse for technical discussions, although try not to create duplicate discussions (any more than you would between the lists and Bugzilla) and make sure the people you're having the discussion with are fine using Discourse instead of the email list. In case Discourse doesn't work out, we'll collect and archive everything so it isn't lost.

Are there any existing open source projects that use these systems?
Do they use them as a substitute for the mailing list, or as a
supplement for people who wish to avoid email?

More information about the llvm-dev mailing list