Re: [DML] A bad idea: was Repeated Questions Solution: DeLorean Tech Wik
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Re: [DML] A bad idea: was Repeated Questions Solution: DeLorean Tech Wiki?



Point taken about advice on an unrestricted wiki, but that 
is pretty much how the list runs today.  We just tend to 
have short memories and rewrite the articles all the time.
Even WebMD recommends you talk over any of their
advice with your doctor before trying to treat yourself.

We already have a technical repository on DMCNews.com, 
with a good set of content.  What we have always needed
was a set of good, "qualified" authors who had the time, 
skill and inclination to provide content.  Reviewers?  We
got tons 'o those...

--
Mike


-------------- Original message from deloreanernst@xxxxxxx: -------------- 


> Before we get too invested in the idea of a DeLorean "wiki" tech site, there's 
> an important question we need to answer: 
> 
> *** If WebMD was a wiki site, would you trust it? Would you want to rely on a 
> wiki site for crucial medical information, if any dummy could edit or add their 
> wacky ideas to it? 
> 
> Probably not. 
> 
> Given the fact that incorrect technical advice can cause serious physical injury 
> or expensive damage to your DeLorean, why would you trust critical information 
> from such a site? You shouldn't, unless there were no other alternatives. 

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