Learn

To get good help, make sure to include enough context of the issue in question. A help post should generally include:

Development

Development discussion for Nix, NixOS, Nixpkgs, NixOps, RFCs, etc.

Howto

A topic to post best practices that you found.

Events

Announce community events like meetups and conferences

Announcements

Any nix-related projects are welcome to post announcements here. This generally includes new projects, project releases.

Meta

Discussions about the discussions, and related software.

Links

Only links, reddit-style.

Inbox

This category is for people who want to interact with Discourse by email. There are many reasons to use email, one of them is accessibility, another one is convenience and offline support.