"I think some of the criticisms have been aired on the NNTP, but I'll share my view here as well. I think for me, I don't mind the "fluff" (chat is fun although sparse, its fun to see peoples profile pictures etc.), but I think…"
"In Thunderbird: Tools -> Account Settings -> Account Actions, Add Other account. Select Newsgroup account, enter name and Email. For Server Name use news.gwene.org, account name name it whatever you want.
Now right click on the account…"
"Certainly there needs to be only one forum, and hopefully everything will be ported over to here.
re the layout - I find it odd that, at the beginning of this thread for example, the reply box is open all the time - it seems to me this should only…"
"It appears that this new forum is dedicated to the V5 WIP. The newsgroup encompassed the whole Rhino experience including V4 and plug-ins, etc. What's the plan here? Will there be separate forums for each different aspect of Rhino?
"I agree the split will be an issue, and there needs to be a full migration at some point in the near future. I'm happy to be part of extensive testing in the meantime. I'm posting now from the mobile version of this site (via iphone) and…"
"Rita's over on the Newsgroup.
But seriously, the two forums issue is a potential problem. I agree with Nick, it needs to be all or nothing. Also, the information resource on the old newsgroup is incredibly valuable. I hope it will be…"
"That will be interesting to see how that works. If the transition only works in a single direction, threads could become fractured very quickly. I'm still of the opinion that as long as the newsgroups exist and there's no "end…"