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Hi there. I’m a dinosaur (degree from 1970-ish) and developing my skills in Python/wxPython. Having a lot of piddly little troubles with wxPython and thought I’d post some questions here. Unfortunately, I don’t see any way of starting a new topic. A little help, please.
If you’re using the web interface then there are “New Topic” buttons in various places, like this one if you’re still using the default theme:
I find it’s easiest to first go to the category where you want to post the message and then click the button from there. That way the category is preselected and I don’t have to remember to set it myself.
If you’ve changed themes then it’s possible that the New Topic button has changed. Like this one:
Which expands when you hover over it:
If you have enabled mailing list mode then you should be able to start new topics via email, by sending to
firstname.lastname@example.org, like email@example.com. I’ve only lightly tested that however, so if it doesn’t work please let me know. The mailboxes are polled every few minutes, so it make take a little time for the messages to be turned into a new topic.
It’s there now. Wasn’t before. Ah well.
And now it says “Open Draft”. I’ll just go with that.