"CVR" == Chuq Von Rospach email@example.com writes:
>> BAW> 5) list rosters >> I don't know of any lists where these are available to the >> members, let alone the public. CVR> You know, now that I think about it. Wihle I think Mailman CVR> now has this turned off by default (does it? If not, it CVR> should...), perhaps it's time to just make the option dead CVR> and buried, so that naïve list admins don't have the ability CVR> to open it up any more...
The problem is that I suspect it makes it much harder for a person to find their user account and get themselves unsubscribed. Without the roster, they have to know the address they're subscribed with to get anywhere. And lots of people don't.