This is an archived copy of the Xen.org mailing list, which we have preserved to ensure that existing links to archives are not broken. The live archive, which contains the latest emails, can be found at http://lists.xen.org/
Home Products Support Community News


Re: [Xen-users] Proposal for a xen-users(/devel?) netiquette

To: xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [Xen-users] Proposal for a xen-users(/devel?) netiquette
From: Daniele Palumbo <daniele@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 20 Sep 2006 10:32:17 +0200
Delivery-date: Wed, 20 Sep 2006 01:32:12 -0700
Envelope-to: www-data@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <5bb00b3f0609191121j10b7afd2xaf314aa132024d9e@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
List-help: <mailto:xen-users-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=help>
List-id: Xen user discussion <xen-users.lists.xensource.com>
List-post: <mailto:xen-users@lists.xensource.com>
List-subscribe: <http://lists.xensource.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/xen-users>, <mailto:xen-users-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=subscribe>
List-unsubscribe: <http://lists.xensource.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/xen-users>, <mailto:xen-users-request@lists.xensource.com?subject=unsubscribe>
References: <5bb00b3f0609191121j10b7afd2xaf314aa132024d9e@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sender: xen-users-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
User-agent: KMail/1.9.3
On Tuesday 19 September 2006 20:21, Henning Sprang wrote:
> Therefore, I propose getting some important rules together for posting
> to this list, and publish them at some central point (e.g. at the
> subscription page at xensource), so  new people can read it _before_
> subscribing.

i agree.

but, maybe, there must be a review of existant mailing lists.
i am one of "the bad guy", but tecnically speaking there is some problem 
on "givin' help":

> 7)  Use an appropriate list - xen-users for question about usage of
> stable versions, xen-devel for reporting and discussing problems with
> unstable/testing versions.

let's see thread "Ethernet MTU".

if you follow both users and devel ml you gain two different and both 
important point.

As long as developer only stay on devel, you will never "take the point" of 
why xen is having that behavior (3 interface limit, max mtu, and so on).
that is the point.
maybe a screening from users to devel is needed, perhaps made by some 

imho, a moderated list (with more devels that read less mail) could be "the 

my 2 cents


Xen-users mailing list

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>