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Re: Why can't you guys make a simple newsgroup for svn and tortoise

From: Lieven Govaerts <svnlgo_at_mobsol.be>
Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2008 07:40:14 +0100

joeH wrote:
> This is ridiculous. How much of a problem could it be to set up a
> newsgroup on yahoo or google or even sourceforge? It is extremely
> frustrating trying to figure out how to use svn and tortoisesvn with
> the available documentation. AND I FOR ONE don't have time to spend
> with trial-and-error over and over again because there is no
> newsgroup to review. With all the spam out there, email newsgroups
> suck and are ridiculously outmoded. I think svn and tortoisesvn have tremendous
> potential to help with my software development but so far I run into
> brick wall after brick wall and have deleted my first repositories
> dozens of times and wasted days already and still haven't been able
> to figure out how to do some simple things in spite of the svn book
> and tortoisesvn help.
>

Have a look at one of the community wiki's and forums:
http://subversion.tigris.org/links.html#community-sites

Google groups already has a Subversion newsgroup btw:
http://groups.google.com/group/Subversion-SVN

There's probably one of those that can help you solve your problems.

hth,

Lieven

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