Changes between Version 18 and Version 19 of UsingTheMailingList
- 07/08/11 08:30:47 (4 years ago)
v18 v19 89 89 === Don't's: === 90 90 * DON'T EVER POST A USER QUESTION TO THE DEVELOPERS' MAILING LIST. 91 * Expect an instant or one-shot answer. 91 * Expect an instant or one-shot answer. 92 92 * Be vague e.g. "please help build a website" 93 93 * Keep repeating the same question - if anyone has an answer, you will get it sooner or later. 94 94 * Use the phrase 'it doesn't work'. The most common question on IRC is: 'What does doesn't work mean?' 95 95 96 === Language === 96 97 For many of us, English is not our native language. Try to follow English syntax, but do not waste everyone's time by apologising. People will realise your difficulty and will ask for clarification if needed. However avoid using 'sms-speak' and refrain from being overly casual.