[Numpy-discussion] Meta: help, devel and stackoverflow
Sat Jun 30 16:06:56 CDT 2012
On Sat, Jun 30, 2012 at 5:02 PM, T J <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 30, 2012 at 1:50 PM, srean <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Anecdotal data-point:
>> I have been happy with SO in general. It works for certain types of
>> queries very well. OTOH if the answer to the question is known only to
>> a few and he/she does not happen to be online at time the question
>> was posted, and he/she does not "pull" such possible questions by
>> key-words, that question is all but history.
>> The difference is that on a mailing list questions are "pushed" on to
>> people who might be able to answer it, whereas in SO model people have
>> to actively seek questions they want to answer. Unanticipated, niche
>> questions tend to disappear.
> Isn't that what the various sections are for?
also by tag
sparse knowledge is scarse
> And then, if you want modification-by-modification updates:
> Entries are sorted by date and you can view as many pages worth as are
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