Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Transition proposal
Re: Transition proposal
From: Solomon Peachy via rockbox-dev <rockbox-dev_at_cool.haxx.se>
Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 08:45:54 -0400
On Tue, Mar 17, 2020 at 04:38:11AM +0000, Franklin Wei via rockbox-dev wrote:
I must emphasize the need for someone else to have the ability to help
This goes doubly so for the rockbox.org domain.
> 1) Create a static mirror of the current state of forums.rockbox.org, and make it accessible/searchable somewhere. (Perhaps we can offload this to archive.org?) Set up redirects on the current subdomain to point to the archived version, thus preserving old URLs. Stand up a fresh forum site using something modern, supported, and accepted by the open source community (e.g. Discourse) at a new subdomain, e.g. community.rockbox.org.
This needs to be decided upon quickly, or option (2) will end up chosen
FWIW, I'm still uncomfortable hosting the forums (or its replacement)
> * Themes/Translate: Continue as-is, perhaps on separate infrastructure (as these deal with user-created content).
I'm willing to host those as-is; I see no reason to keep them separate
> In the meantime, I propose that we appoint Solomon as the official
If this proposal is agreeable to everyone reading this, then I can move
-- Solomon Peachy pizza at shaftnet dot org High Springs, FL ^^ (email/xmpp) ^^ Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum videtur.
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