My 2 cents: I will not participate in discussions in a web forum. I've
never found one (including google groups) that I can use.


On Fri, Aug 8, 2014 at 4:37 PM, Abinoam Jr. <abinoam / gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> Throwing some bytes more on the discussion.
>
> We can't forget that we ALREADY have a FORUM option for the list.
> We had some problems with these forum-list gateway in the past.
> If Discourse when properly configured could handle both "faces" of our
> community it would be really great in my opinion.
>
> I just don't know Discourse enough to be sure it can "mimetize" the
> mail only mailing list well.
>
> Stu, I really don't know any other options as qualified for the job as
> Discourse.
> And remember, we would be using and helping the growth of a tool that uses
> Ruby.
>
> The Ruby-Lang website is made in Jekyll
> https://www.ruby-lang.org/en/about/website/
> http://jekyllrb.com/
>
> Ruby Issue tracker is powered by Redmine
> https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/projects/ruby-trunk
> http://www.redmine.org/
>
> We mainly use GitHub as code repository.
>
> I think we really couldn't ignore the fact that Discourse uses Ruby.
>
> Well, weekend is coming, perhaps I'll have time to explorer Discourse
> a little bit more and contribute with a more "solid" opinion on the
> issue.
>
> Best regards,
> Abinoam Jr.
>