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Generic NQS is work which is supported by volunteers in
their spare time. You have no guarantees that anyone will have the time
to look at any problems you may have, never mind successfully provide you with a
Please try to exhaust all other resources
before emailing Stu. We are working very hard to improve the resources available
from here to help with this.
If there's something you really need GNQS to
do, or a problem you really need fixed, you can always think about hiring
The following resources are available to Generic NQS users:
- Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Document
I'm now starting to compile a list of all of the questions which
seem to crop up either on the mailing list [more]
or in my inbox [more].
The NQS-Support mailing list [more]
is the best place to ask questions about installing, configuring,
and using production releases of Generic NQS. In fact, by
sending your questions to the list, you can normally get a quicker
answer than if you send them directly to me.
Anyone encountering problems with pre-production releases should
send their questions to the NQS-Developers mailing list [more].
Generic NQS, like any piece of software, has bugs. Fixing
bugs is probably our top priority, so we really want to hear about
This page contains a list of all bugs
reported since Sept 1999 (so it's a little empty at the
moment). The page also contains full details about what
information we need from you when you report a problem.
Generic NQS doesn't do everything (no, it won't ever make
the toast - sorry!). If you've got an idea for something new, this
page has a list of all requested new features, as well as
information about whether I'm planning to add them or not ;-).
The page also includes instructions on how to request new features.
If That Doesn't Work For You ...
... then, as a last resort, you can mail
I get a lot of email every day, and I'm very accomplished at
missing important messages as a result. Please put 'GNQS' in
your subject line to help me spot your message. It may take a
couple of (working) days for me to get back to you, as I'm often away
If I haven't answered your email within a week, chances are I've
missed your message. Please don't hesitate to resend your
I'm sorry I can't always turn around email as quickly as we'd all
like, but my work on Generic NQS is most definitely a hobby, and has
absolutely nothing to do with my day job.