[Python-ideas] Moving to another forum system where moderation is possible

David Mertz mertz at gnosis.cx
Tue Sep 18 22:01:18 EDT 2018

On Tue, Sep 18, 2018, 8:43 PM Jan Claeys <lists at janc.be> wrote:

> On Tue, 2018-09-18 at 18:07 -0400, David Mertz wrote:
> > Since 1972, there have been hundreds of reinventions of a means of
> > carying on electronic conversations intended to be "better than
> > email." The one thing they all have in common is that they are vastly
> > worse than email.
> I don't 100% agree with that.
> E.g., there are better protocols when you need real-time conversations,
> because (internet) email isn't necessarily good at that (by design).

Good point, 1988 IRC also serves a good purpose that is also poorly copied
in hundreds of new systems. :-)

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