a ubuntu-audio mailing list?

Colin Watson cjwatson at ubuntu.com
Fri Jan 23 13:58:43 UTC 2009

On Sun, Jan 18, 2009 at 11:28:19AM +0530, shirish wrote:
>       I (and many others for sure) have benefited a lot by the
> ubuntu-x mailing list. The list has been instrumental (from a user's
> perspective) to getting know of workarounds, better documentation on
> the wiki (more importantly timely information) as well as perspective
> from the ubuntu-x developers POV and road-ahead from time to time.
> It would be great if something of similar nature could be also put up
> for the audio experience so we know who the maintainers are for
> ubuntu-audio and put up our difficulties/issues or workarounds we
> believe to them and know more.

I advise you not to use the "build it and they will come" approach:
don't start out with a separate mailing list. Instead, build relevant
discussion here or on ubuntu-devel; if it grows to the point where it
crowds out other discussion, it can then be moved to a separate list.

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at ubuntu.com]

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