Re: Important: Changes coming, please read

Correction:
Figures are from January to July, not January to August.

--Jim

----- Original Message -----
From: Jim Dunleavy <jim.dunleavy@xxxxxx>
To: <programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, August 31, 2011 1:51 PM
Subject: Re: Important: Changes coming, please read


> Hi,
>
> The traffic on programmingblind is ten times that of program-l,
> measuring from Jaunary to August 2011.
> Over that period programmingblind had 171 active contributors,
> program-l had 56 active contributors.
> So programmingblind has three times as many active contributors.
> There were 22 authors actively contributing to both lists.
> ProgrammingBlind is also a more descriptive name than program-l.
> So, given all that, I think it would be better to move the program-l
members
> over to programmingblind rather than the other way round.
> I can make my quick and dirty Python script for these figures available
> to anyone who's interested.
>
> --Jim
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Jeff Bishop <jeff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, August 30, 2011 10:03 PM
> Subject: RE: Important: Changes coming, please read
>
>
> > I will research this possibility.
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: programmingblind-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > [mailto:programmingblind-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of David Tseng
> > Sent: Tuesday, August 30, 2011 2:02 PM
> > To: programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: Re: Important: Changes coming, please read
> >
> > Here's a thought...why not just add programmingblind as a member of the
> > program-l list and vice versa assuming such a thing is possible.
> > Or...switch to a modern list management system that auto-archives,
> threads,
> > etc...and avoid messing about with pre-existing lists entirely.
> >
> > On 8/30/11, Littlefield, Tyler <tyler@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > to stupid to see what, katherine? Elf, a prominent member? I'll
> > > acknowledge that Sina and Ken provided good feedback, but elf has no
> > > programming knowledge what-so-ever, short of vb6. The only thing he's
> > > doing right now is hosting the grabbag. If it comes down to it, I'll
> > > host grabbag if everyone wants and that will be that, problem solved
> > > and the "three prominent members" goes to two.
> > > On 8/30/2011 11:37 AM, Katherine Moss wrote:
> > >> I suppose I was too stupid to see that.
> > >>
> > >> -----Original Message-----
> > >> From: programmingblind-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > >> [mailto:programmingblind-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of inthane
> > >> Sent: Tuesday, August 30, 2011 1:36 PM
> > >> To: programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > >> Subject: Re: Important: Changes coming, please read
> > >>
> > >> yes well you already have to prominent members saying hell no, and a
> > >> third saying huh, ut no!
> > >>
> > >> what more do you need?
> > >>
> > >> elf
> > >> . Moderator, Blind Access Help.
> > >> . Owner: Alacorn Computer Enterprises
> > >>   "own the might and majesty of an alacorn"
> > >> www.alacorncomputer.com
> > >> . proprietor: Inthane's Grab Bag
> > >>   for blind computer users and Programmers!
> > >> http://grabbag.alacorncomputer.com
> > >> ----- Original Message -----
> > >> From: "Jeff Bishop"<jeff@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > >> To:<programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > >> Sent: Monday, August 29, 2011 9:53 AM
> > >> Subject: RE: Important: Changes coming, please read
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>> We have plenty of time for the merger (I am looking at either June 1
> > >>> or July
> > >>> 1 for the switch at this point after consulting with FreeLists). All
> > >>> feedback will be taken into account as well as consultation with
> > >>> George will be taking place.
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>> -----Original Message-----
> > >>> From: programmingblind-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > >>> [mailto:programmingblind-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
> > >>> Littlefield, Tyler
> > >>> Sent: Monday, August 29, 2011 9:50 AM
> > >>> To: programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > >>> Subject: Re: Important: Changes coming, please read
> > >>>
> > >>> I'm kind of curious why this change just went without no one hearing
> > >>> about it until it's time to go. I'm also a bit dubious on this
> > >>> switch; program-l and programmingblind are a lot different in their
> > >>> topics and the tone of the messages. I have always viewed program-l
> > >>> as a more professional list, while programmingblind is where we
> > >>> generally diverge to give windows tech support and whatever else
> > >>> randomly pops up. I'm not supporting off-topic messages, but the
> > >>> tone is different; I do not see any point in merging the two.
> > >>> __________
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> > >>
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > >
> > > Take care,
> > > Ty
> > > my website:
> > > http://tds-solutions.net
> > > my blog:
> > > http://tds-solutions.net/blog
> > > skype: st8amnd127
> > > My programs don't have bugs; they're randomly added features!
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