[sugar] Cross posting

Philippe Clérié philippe
Thu Oct 9 15:08:58 EDT 2008

Then I guess I shall have to figure out how to deal with duplicates. 
Your reply produced 3 of them. I'm using KMail. If you have tips...


The trouble with common sense is that it is so uncommon.
On Thursday 09 October 2008 12:10:14 C. Scott Ananian wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 9, 2008 at 12:01 PM, Philippe Cl?ri? <philippe at gcal.net> 
> > I notice there's considerable cross posting occuring to the sugar
> > and devel lists. Perhaps they should be merged?
> There's a subset relationship: often sugar stuff is relevant to
> general developers, but there's also (say) linux kernel stuff which
> isn't of interest to sugar GUI hackers on devel at .  Historically, I
> think GUI-only stuff has stayed on sugar@, and only gets cross-posted
> when it touches "core system" issues.
> Many people subscribe to both, and have sane email clients which
> suppress the duplicates.  I use gmail, and rely on the 'sugar' tag to
> give me a summary overview that the indicated message has something
> related to the UI in it.
> I don't think we need to merge the lists, nor do I think that
> (limited) cross posting is harmful in any way.
>  --scott

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