On 22 May 2018 at 10:15, Yoann Rodiere <yoann(a)hibernate.org> wrote:
I counted at least 3 mis-categorized topics just this weekend, and
the notification we also have to categorize them ourselves.
Unfortunately I can't "encourage" without enforcing a strict rule.
only has an option to force people to chose a category, not an option to
make it more obvious that people should chose a category.
That's why I suggested the "Miscellaneous" category: they will be forced
pick a category, but if nothing fits they can always pick "Miscellaneous".
Obviously I don't imagine that people will think "Miscellaneous" will fit
their needs exactly, that's a last resort.
Ah. What about a "" category ? Maybe that will encourage people to
stop a second and think about it, yet have the option to go ahead?
On Tue, 22 May 2018 at 11:06 Sanne Grinovero <sanne(a)hibernate.org> wrote:
> +1 to encourage people to set a category
> but I wouldn't require strict rules, it's not like we're flooded with
> In particular, I see no value in a "Miscellaneous" category; it's not
> like people are going to think "cool, Miscellaneous is exactly what I
> was looking for".
> On 22 May 2018 at 09:43, Yoann Rodiere <yoann(a)hibernate.org> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > We've seen a few posts on discourse lately without any category. More
> > often
> > than not, these are about ORM (which makes sense since most posts are
> > about
> > ORM).
> > This is a bit annoying since it makes it hard to configure Discourse to
> > only receive notifications about topics we want to actively monitor.
> > Would anyone object to disallowing uncategorized topics? I can create a
> > "Miscellaneous" category if you want, but I'd really like people
> > a
> > category when they create a topic.
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