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"Adam D. Moss" wrote:
> I have no recollection of what the remit of this mailing list is, but
> from the flavour of the postings over the last several months it seems
> to be 'general discussion of gaming under Linux: playing and creating.'
Not so much 'playing' - but definitely 'creating'.
> So I hope that coding sorts of questions aren't discouraged (doesn't
> seem to be the case)!
Coding questions are fine - so long as they are either reasonably
Linux or games-related and not *too* elementary.
> I like to ask questions that aren't totally Linux-games
(Actually, it's quite hard to ask a question that's both Linux-specific
> The reason I ask them here is that to be honest the
> quality of discussion here is rather good, but more pertinantly
> the people here are used to low-budget D.I.Y. solutions rather
> than plucking a commercial windows solution to a technical or
> modelling problem off the shelf...
That's certainly true.
> ...and have mildly less wildly-rampant
> egos than on most of the game-dev fora on the net. (Though this
> mailing list seems fairly well-hidden... maybe those of us with
> web-sites would like to prostitute it more actively?)
No! That's why it's not full of wildly rampant ego's.
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