ERE Chatroom?

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xmj
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Re: ERE Chatroom?

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If you want to set it up - be my guest. IRC requires next to no setup (and, I'm on Freenode for OSS stuff anyway)

Crusader
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Re: ERE Chatroom?

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I think that honestly, there isn't enough interest for it to be worthwhile (I feel like this forum is more than enough given the amount of activity), and there are other issues as well: this is Jacob's forum... how exactly is it tied to him? Why should people put in the effort to reply to people knowing that it's only temporary (as opposed to here, where people know every topic is logged) Who will moderate it, etc...

But, I do think that for some casual thoughts/questions/ideas/works of progress that people might have, or if people want to have a more back-and-fourth exchange, this forum doesn't really cut it.

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TheWanderingScholar
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Re: ERE Chatroom?

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Honestly, I don't see the point of a WhatsApp group, Discord server, or IRC chatroom.

The forums work well enough.

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If you can't say something nice, don't say anything at all.

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Speak truth, speak pleasantly,
Speak not truth unpleasantly
Also speak not the untruth even if pleasant
This is the Dharma Eternal.
~Memoirs of Manu

Silence is better than speech
If speak you must, speak truth,
If truth is to be told, tell truth agreeably
If what is agreeable is to be said then it is
better to say that which is consistent with Dharma.
~Ethics of Vidur

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Re: ERE Chatroom?

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If you can't say something nice, Reddit is probably not for you

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