[racket] Policy on cross posting to the list and Stackoverflow

From: Asumu Takikawa (asumu at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Wed Apr 11 17:56:41 EDT 2012

On 2012-04-11 17:37:29 -0400, Eli Barzilay wrote:
>    In our specific context, the mailing
>    list is usually more effective in getting answers, but SO has the
>    advantage of a good QA system, like scoring, easy to look for past answers
>    and even suggesting relevant answers when you ask a question.

SO also has the advantage that it acts as marketing for the Racket
community. It's plausible that developers are more likely to use (or at
least to hear about) a language that has strong SO activity.


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