Once upon a Thu, 15 Dec 2005 07:04:22 +0000 dreary, as I laboured tired &
weary, came a tapping at my door when Roy Schestowitz posted this, &
> __/ [William Poaster] on Wednesday 14 December 2005 19:55 \__
>> Once upon a Wed, 14 Dec 2005 17:17:13 +0000 dreary, as I laboured tired
>> & weary, came a tapping at my door when Gordon posted this, & nothing
>>> Roy Schestowitz scribed thusly:
>>>> __/ [Gordon] on Wednesday 14 December 2005 11:55 \__
>>>>> are there any mailing lists for KDE /users/ as opposed to developers?
>>>>> I've tried googling for any but can only find lists for developers.
>>>>> The KDE forums on the web don't seem to be used very much. Well, not
>>>>> for KMail or Konqueror, anyway.....seems most of the posts are about
>>>>> Kopete and Kontact/Korganizer!
>>>> I find comp.windows.x.kde to be rather useful. It's a newsgroup, which
>>>> you could consider to be a forum by all means and is easier to manage
>>>> than a mailing lists. It boasts a small yet friendly community and
>>>> the traffic is rather low. Either way, you are likely to get your
>>>> questions answered there. KDE users, as well as developers lurk and
>>>> Hope it helps,
>>> Thanks - I was alerted to this by another poster and have already
>>> found some solutions I was looking for there!
> Yes, I soon realised it. It's the odd followup-to field which had that
> answer escape my vision. It is worth avoiding Groups/followup-to
> differences. Some posters never see their replies and must subscribe to
> other groups.
>> gmane.comp http://gmane.org/ have a lot of kde groups, among them are
>> general groups like:-
>> There is also:
> For some reason, I could never connect to Gmane, which is a shame. No
> connection to them can be obtained (and I tried several times in the
I just put: news.gmane.org in the "address" box in Pan, no authentication
etc, needed. But if you want to post, you *will* have to sign up to the
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