[development] hook overriding
kkaefer at gmail.com
Wed Apr 11 21:22:34 UTC 2007
On 11.04.2007, at 23:11, Ashraf Amayreh wrote:
> IMHO the development mailing list is the best place to point out
> these issues and elicit interactions from people who aren't
> routinely going through issues all day long, who are not yet aware
> of that particular issue or perhaps of drupal's ability to
> subscribe to them (I didn't know about that for a very long time).
The problem is that there are several hundred issue updates on
drupal.org and several dozens of new issues every day. Now, if every
developer would announce his/her newly created issue, how many e-
mails would you get?
> IMHO, mailing lists are pretty well known for being email intensive.
There is a difference in receiving 20 emails a day and receiving 500
e-mails a day.
> A not totally well formed mail is - in my opinion - much better
> than having people thwarted for fear of *clogging* other people's
> mail boxes. But of course that's my opinion. Others may disagree.
Nodbody tells you to not post to the development mailing list if -
and only if - the issue has to be discussed on the mailing list
rather than in the issue queue.
Konstantin Käfer – http://kkaefer.com/
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