Pyfora, a place for python

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Sat Nov 7 21:39:50 CET 2009

Saketh wrote:
> On Nov 4, 5:28 pm, Alan Franzoni <doesnotex... at franzoni.invalid>

> My small effort to create a place for discussing Python seems to have
> sparked a larger discussion than I had anticipated. My intent in
> creating Pyfora is not to splinter the community or encroach upon
> comp.lang.python users, but to create an alternative location where
> users can discuss Python. If this offends or irritates anyone, please
> accept my humble apologies.
> I understand that forums can be degenerate and uncivil, but my hope is
> that with Pyfora, beginners will have a place to freely ask questions
> in a genial environment. A large part of my computer upbringing was on
> forums, and I wanted to share that experience with new Python users.

I have no problem with efforts to create something new and different. I 
am curious whether you were or have become aware of

It seems to already do what you intended to do, so if you want to 
continue, you might think of how to differentiate PyFora.

Terry Jan Reedy

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