Ask Your Question
2

Could "start mode" be added as a feature?

asked 2011-10-03 07:51:10 -0600

nicafyl gravatar image

OSQA offers a start mode where the Karma requirements are set very low for a new site. This makes it a lot easier to get a site started.

While you can do this manually in the settings, it would seem that adding a switch to do this would make it a lot less work.

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

Comments

I agree with this. What values do you suggest?

Fitoria gravatar imageFitoria ( 2011-10-03 11:02:31 -0600 )edit

maybe in general default/10? with some reasonable exceptions for the smallest numbers.

Evgeny gravatar imageEvgeny ( 2011-10-03 12:59:21 -0600 )edit

2 Answers

Sort by ยป oldest newest most voted
0

answered 2011-10-04 13:03:34 -0600

@nicafyl: Implemented here need feedback about the "start mode" scores.

edit flag offensive delete link more

Comments

The values you picked look realistic. Having not run any real sites yet, that's about all I can say at this point. Hopefully I will have more input once I get a couple of real sites up. Thanks for the change.

nicafyl gravatar imagenicafyl ( 2011-10-07 07:46:28 -0600 )edit
0

answered 2011-10-03 12:58:26 -0600

Evgeny gravatar image

updated 2011-10-03 14:38:29 -0600

We'll do it soon. Filed it under http://bugs.askbot.org/issues/99 , could you take a look?

As proposed, the settings (reputation minima, vote limits, and badges) but not others will change only when the "mode" (we need to come up with a better name) is changed.

This change will overwrite certain settings without being able to undo.

edit flag offensive delete link more

Your Answer

Please start posting anonymously - your entry will be published after you log in or create a new account.

Add Answer

Question Tools

Stats

Asked: 2011-10-03 07:51:10 -0600

Seen: 98 times

Last updated: Oct 04 '11