git@vger.kernel.org list mirror (unofficial, one of many)
 help / color / mirror / code / Atom feed
From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
To: Jeff King <peff@peff.net>
Cc: Emily Shaffer <emilyshaffer@google.com>,
	Thomas Gummerer <t.gummerer@gmail.com>,
	Christian Couder <christian.couder@gmail.com>,
	Johannes Schindelin <Johannes.Schindelin@gmx.de>,
	Elijah Newren <newren@gmail.com>,
	Derrick Stolee <stolee@gmail.com>,
	"git\@vger.kernel.org" <git@vger.kernel.org>,
	Jonathan Nieder <jrnieder@gmail.com>,
	Garima Singh <garimasigit@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [DISCUSSION] Growing the Git community
Date: Fri, 15 Nov 2019 13:48:26 +0900
Message-ID: <xmqqlfsh923p.fsf@gitster-ct.c.googlers.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20191114060650.GC10643@sigill.intra.peff.net> (Jeff King's message of "Thu, 14 Nov 2019 01:06:50 -0500")

Jeff King <peff@peff.net> writes:

> I think it makes sense to stay closed for now. One of the reasons to
> have a separate group is to make it less daunting to post to. Having a
> public archive may work against that.

Yup.  For the same reason, I presume that the list members are not
disclosed to the public.  Or perhaps even to the list members?  It
might be nice to see who are participating as mentors, though.

As long as it is easy to point an already-asked-and-answered topic
to a new mentee, I think that is a sensible thing to do.  We would
find it to be inconvenient that we cannot use such an old exchange
to non-list members, though.

>>  - Post: Group members only. (My thinking is that once you're asking for
>>    someone's time and effort to help mentor you, you can volunteer the
>>    time and effort needed to push the join button and optionally filter
>>    your inbox ;) )
>
> It also cuts down on spam (I moderate the git-security google group, and
> the spam-blocking is far from perfect).

I noticed that, too.  Interestingly, GMail catches these spam that
come via the group just fine, so the filter over there may probably
be set to be more generous.

  reply	other threads:[~2019-11-15  4:48 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 45+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-09-19 16:30 Derrick Stolee
2019-09-19 17:34 ` Denton Liu
2019-09-19 20:43   ` Emily Shaffer
2019-09-19 22:26   ` Jeff King
2019-09-20 17:48     ` Junio C Hamano
2019-09-20 15:22   ` Garima Singh
2019-09-20 17:51     ` Junio C Hamano
2019-09-19 18:44 ` Klaus Sembritzki
2019-09-19 19:12   ` Klaus Sembritzki
2019-09-19 20:20     ` Klaus Sembritzki
2019-09-20  5:04       ` Klaus Sembritzki
2019-09-20  5:41         ` Klaus Sembritzki
2019-09-20  6:54           ` Klaus Sembritzki
2019-09-20  7:43             ` Klaus Sembritzki
2019-09-20 10:25               ` Klaus Sembritzki
2019-09-19 21:40 ` Mike Hommey
2019-09-23 21:28   ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-10-01 15:03     ` Jakub Narebski
2019-09-19 22:16 ` Jeff King
2019-09-20  2:17   ` Derrick Stolee
2019-09-20  2:23     ` Jeff King
2019-09-19 22:21 ` Elijah Newren
2019-09-25 13:36   ` Pierre Tardy
2019-09-25 14:02     ` Derrick Stolee
2019-10-04 12:39       ` Jakub Narebski
2019-09-25 14:14     ` Philip Oakley
2019-10-04 10:48   ` Jakub Narebski
2019-11-12 18:45   ` Emily Shaffer
2019-11-12 20:01     ` Johannes Schindelin
2019-11-13  6:45       ` Christian Couder
2019-11-13 15:06         ` Thomas Gummerer
2019-11-14  2:31           ` Emily Shaffer
2019-11-14  6:06             ` Jeff King
2019-11-15  4:48               ` Junio C Hamano [this message]
2019-11-14  6:08             ` Pratyush Yadav
2019-11-14 10:01               ` Thomas Gummerer
2019-09-20 10:48 ` Philip Oakley
2019-09-20 14:36 ` brian m. carlson
2019-09-20 15:16   ` Randall S. Becker
2019-10-04 14:27   ` Jakub Narebski
2019-09-20 15:20 ` Garima Singh
2019-09-20 17:43 ` Junio C Hamano
2019-09-20 18:52   ` Junio C Hamano
2019-09-23 12:36 ` Derrick Stolee
2019-09-23 21:46 ` Johannes Schindelin

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

  List information: http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=xmqqlfsh923p.fsf@gitster-ct.c.googlers.com \
    --to=gitster@pobox.com \
    --cc=Johannes.Schindelin@gmx.de \
    --cc=christian.couder@gmail.com \
    --cc=emilyshaffer@google.com \
    --cc=garimasigit@gmail.com \
    --cc=git@vger.kernel.org \
    --cc=jrnieder@gmail.com \
    --cc=newren@gmail.com \
    --cc=peff@peff.net \
    --cc=stolee@gmail.com \
    --cc=t.gummerer@gmail.com \
    --subject='Re: [DISCUSSION] Growing the Git community' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

git@vger.kernel.org list mirror (unofficial, one of many)

This inbox may be cloned and mirrored by anyone:

	git clone --mirror https://public-inbox.org/git
	git clone --mirror http://ou63pmih66umazou.onion/git
	git clone --mirror http://czquwvybam4bgbro.onion/git
	git clone --mirror http://hjrcffqmbrq6wope.onion/git

	# If you have public-inbox 1.1+ installed, you may
	# initialize and index your mirror using the following commands:
	public-inbox-init -V1 git git/ https://public-inbox.org/git \
		git@vger.kernel.org
	public-inbox-index git

Example config snippet for mirrors.
Newsgroups are available over NNTP:
	nntp://news.public-inbox.org/inbox.comp.version-control.git
	nntp://ou63pmih66umazou.onion/inbox.comp.version-control.git
	nntp://czquwvybam4bgbro.onion/inbox.comp.version-control.git
	nntp://hjrcffqmbrq6wope.onion/inbox.comp.version-control.git
	nntp://news.gmane.io/gmane.comp.version-control.git
 note: .onion URLs require Tor: https://www.torproject.org/

code repositories for project(s) associated with this inbox:

	https://80x24.org/mirrors/git.git

AGPL code for this site: git clone https://public-inbox.org/public-inbox.git