[Newbies] Re: Stackoverflow - for raising mindshare?

Alan Gauld alan.gauld at btinternet.com
Sun Jan 6 00:15:24 UTC 2013

On 03/12/12 14:29, Bert Freudenberg wrote:

> Sounds good - why not? :)

For the same reason unnecessary cross posting of any kind is bad - the 
very people you most want to help you will subscribe to both and get 
p****d off at reading everything twice. Pretty soon you wind up on their 
kill list (mental or electronic - hopefully not literal!).

OTOH it might work to advertise Smalltalk if that's all you want to 

FWIW I read this list via gmane news rather than as a mailing
list... That gives me pretty good archive/search facilities.

Alan G
Author of the Learn to Program web site

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