[Tagging] Replace tagging mailling list with Loomio?

Janko Mihelić janjko at gmail.com
Sun May 24 14:03:19 UTC 2015

Maybe if there was a way to integrate Loomio so that the mailing list still
works, but without the added features. And some features turned off, like
editing messages, because that doesn't make sense with a mailing list.


ned, 24. svi 2015. 15:43 jgpacker <john.packer7 at gmail.com> je napisao:

> As one of the people that evaluated Loomio, I have to say that it actually
> would be good enough for replacing the tagging mailing list with
> considerable benefits*, with two caveats: (1) it's not too suitable for the
> long ramblings and discussions (no paging) that are characteristic of the
> tagging mailing list** and (2) it doesn't have tree-style threading. There
> was also some (minor) controversy about whether having markdown is good or
> bad.
> * the benefits being: the like button, ability to edit messages (with
> public
> history), an easier system to handle overall (subscription, configuration,
> browsing), ability to formally propose solutions and get votes on it
> (that's
> why Loomio was made for) and other modern features such as setting
> deadlines
> and notifying other users by email
> ** maybe that's not a problem, and it could succed in the seemingly
> impossible task of making the tagging mailing list productive ;-)
> In my opinion, the absence of "Like" options in the mailing list is a big
> problem, because _most_ people here  don't really participate in the
> discussion, but probably would "like" the posts they agree with. This way
> new users could actually have an idea of what the majority of the community
> actually agrees with.
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