[SciPy-dev] not *more* lists!

Travis Oliphant oliphant.travis at ieee.org
Sat Jan 7 21:38:38 CST 2006


Robert Kern wrote:

>Travis Oliphant wrote:
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>>I think some clear guidelines are definitely in order.   Still waiting 
>>for that new website to start to get used....
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>I think guidelines would be much simpler if we had only 3 lists:
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>1) numpy
>2) scipy
>3) numpy-discussion (for Numeric and numarray; unfortunate name)
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>I've never seen the -user/-devel split as particularly useful for scipy, nor
>have I found the single list for Numeric users and developers as harmful.
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I don't have a problem with that. 

I suppose we could just post to the single lists and keep a separate dev 
list silent until such time that developers are overwhelemed with the 
number of postings to the list ;-)  (that seems to be what Python itself 
did).

-Travis





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