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Subject: Re: [boost] Gmane going away
From: Edward Diener (eldiener_at_[hidden])
Date: 2016-08-18 10:20:11

On 8/18/2016 8:03 AM, Raffi Enficiaud wrote:
> Le 29/07/16 à 14:10, Tom Kent a écrit :
>> So it looks like Gmane is under attack and the guy who runs it is
>> thinking
>> about just turning it off (that would be sad).
>> Anyway, I know a lot of boost users use is as the gnu mailman archive
>> pages
>> are really hard to use. I would like to propose that we (specifically the
>> list owner(s)) mirror the boost mailing lists to the
>> site.
>> It has good search features and decent thread browse-ability.
>> Thoughts?
>> Tom
> Hi,
> Looking at the (lack of) reactions, it sounds like not so much people
> are using gmane. Personally I use for boost posting
> (news:// with thunderbird)
> and I am curious how people do if they are alternatives.

I use Gmane newsgroups all the time, not merely to interact with Boost
mailing lists but with other mailing lists also. As I understand the
situation the mirroring of the mailing lists on Gmane will continue. It
would certainly be a great loss for that to end.

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