[kde-community] stackexange site for krita

Boudewijn Rempt boud at valdyas.org
Fri Feb 27 09:26:12 UTC 2015


I'm fine with anything that Scott likes :-) I'd really like to experiment 
with this. Who knows, it might be valuable experience for other KDE 
projects as well. So, what's the next step?

On Wed, 25 Feb 2015, Scott Petrovic wrote:

> I think Laszlo's suggestion with OSQA looks like a pretty good solution. I personally think a slightly better
> open source one is Lamp CMS http://support.lampcms.com/
> I would personally prefer using Lamp CMS only because it integrates directly with other popular platforms like
> Google+ and Facebook. This is less friction for people to post questions and answers without having to sign up
> for yet another account. Not sure if social media integration is considered a 'dependency' though.
> 
> Scott
> 
> On Wed, Feb 25, 2015 at 10:12 AM, Laszlo Papp <lpapp at kde.org> wrote:
>       I would personally much prefer integrating this into the KDE
>       infrastructure rather than KDE going to Stack Exchange:
>       http://www.osqa.net/
>
>       StackExchange is a commercial entity without open source accessbility
>       to the implementation. Also, you need to comply with what
>       StackExchange likes in the end of the day.
>
>       On Wed, Feb 25, 2015 at 4:09 PM, Boudewijn Rempt <boud at valdyas.org> wrote:
>       > This is a question that came up on the #krita channel today. Our forums are
>       > awesome, but not the best place for question and answer type of exchanges.
>       > We even see questions appear on yahoo answers!
>       >
>       > One proposal was to create a krita.stackexchange.com, like
>       > http://blender.stackexchange.com/. However, this is infra that's outside of
>       > KDE. I don't know of anything equivalent, though!
>       >
>       > So, what I wanted to get input on is: would creating a
>       > krita.stackexchange.com be against the manifesto? And if so, is there any
>       > equivalent (in terms of user-friendliness, googleability and
>       > recognizability) that we can use withing KDE's infra structure?
>       >
>       > For all clarity; this isn't a wiki, and it isn't a forum. It works in a very
>       > different way.
>       >
>       > Boudewijn
>       >
>       > (Willing to experiment so fewer people wonder where their layers have gone.
>       > https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20150224214426AAbFtKj)
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