[TYPO3-typo3org] Forum moderation?

Dmitry Dulepov dmitry at typo3.org
Fri Oct 20 09:31:34 CEST 2006


Alex Heizer wrote:
> What do people feel about moderation of the support.typo3.org forum? I 
> know that there isn't moderation for the newsgroups and mailing list, 
> but what about (generically yes-or-no) moderation for the forums?

Is there real need for moderation?

> I've seen in other communities (open source and proprietary 
> software, non-software related, etc.) where they have a certain set of 
> posting rules, flagged words, etc., and the original mailing list 
> archives on the old typo3.com website were moderated at one time.

Current mailing lists also have kind of rules but they are not very 
strict (and often people break them). Though I do not see it as large 

> So, generically, should the forums be "moderate-able", or wide open to 
> anything anyone wants to post?

In my opinion it would be better not to moderate but to archive useful 
information from forums/mailing lists to a dedicated section on 
typo3.org or wiki.

Dmitry Dulepov

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