Subject: Re: [boost] Gmane going away
From: Andrey Semashev (andrey.semashev_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-08-18 08:17:23
On 08/18/16 15:03, Raffi Enficiaud wrote:
> Le 29/07/16 Ã 14:10, Tom Kent a Ã©crit :
>> So it looks like Gmane is under attack and the guy who runs it is
>> about just turning it off (that would be sad).
>> Anyway, I know a lot of boost users use is as the gnu mailman archive
>> are really hard to use. I would like to propose that we (specifically the
>> list owner(s)) mirror the boost mailing lists to the mail-archive.com
>> It has good search features and decent thread browse-ability.
> Looking at the (lack of) reactions, it sounds like not so much people
> are using gmane. Personally I use news.gmane.org for boost posting
> (news://news.gmane.org:119/gmane.comp.lib.boost.devel with thunderbird)
> and I am curious how people do if they are alternatives.
Personally, I'm using email for both posting and reading. I've been
using Gmane for searching the archives when I needed a reference, and
currently I have no replacement.
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