[kde-community] stackexange site for krita

Jaroslaw Staniek staniek at kde.org
Fri Feb 27 06:57:44 UTC 2015

On 27 February 2015 at 01:39, Albert Astals Cid <aacid at kde.org> wrote:
> El Dijous, 26 de febrer de 2015, a les 11:56:15, Jaroslaw Staniek va escriure:
>> On 26 February 2015 at 10:56, jQM Consultant <jqmconsultant at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> [..]
>> > Having a micro-community inside a macro-community will have a negative
>> > impact on the micro-community.
>> > You won't have your own rules nor will you have your own personality (as a
>> > community).
>> While we're looking for optimized forum/Q&A experience for
>> sub-communities, this reminds me similar question: Krita (or Kexi, for
>> the record) forum(s) dive in the large KDE forums family. It's easy to
>> get lost. Do you think the above note, usability-wise, also applies to
>> forum.kde.org?
>> Would own forum instances, still managed by KDE admins, be better?
>> More controversial note is also: it's not necessarily natural for
>> majority of their non-contributing users (Krita, Kexi) being outside
>> of the KDE Plasma orbit, to visit and contribute to "KDE [community]
>> forums".  In best case they may see themselves rather as a part of a
>> standalone application's community. Just like Angry Birds fans do not
>> call themselves iOS/Android community.
> Are you saying Kexi users are not smart enough to differentiate subforums in a
> bigger forum?
> Do they get confused because the kexi forum is part of a bigger thing?
> Honestly I'd say the IQ needed to use Kexi is bigger that the IQ needed to
> understand subforums inside a bigger forum.

I completely disagree.

Don't make them think :) [tm]

regards, Jaroslaw Staniek

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