new mailing list for other distros?

david at david at
Wed Feb 18 07:42:03 EST 2009

On Wed, 18 Feb 2009, quozl at wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 18, 2009 at 04:14:05PM +0800, Carlos Nazareno wrote:
>>> I will have my two XO's there, I will try to have them running different
>>> flavors of DebXO (from USB sticks if nothing else, but quite possibly from
>>> the NAND), since the future direction is to have them run relativly
>>> standard distros, having examples of the different distros would be nice.
>> Would it be good to create a new separate mailman developer list for
>> non XO OS (Fedora + Sugar) other linux distro ports? (debxo, ubuntu
>> xo, fedora xo etc) And then keep devel for main XO OS to avoid
>> clutter?
> I disagree.  There is no clutter now, and concentrating all the XO
> hardware related discussions here is very valuable.  Splitting by
> distribution would halt collaboration.

I'd go further and say that things are already too fragmented. the fact 
that the DebXO maintainer didn't know that much of the discussion that he 
needed to know about had migrated to a fedora mailing list is not a good 

David Lang

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