On 7/3/07, Terri Oda firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
I'm trying to remember all the things people have suggested for the archives in the past so I can figure out what needs to be done and what might be nice to have, and see if this is doable in the time I have in the foreseeable future.
At lists.indymedia.org, we use a patch that provides these:
It poses a bit of a migration issue since all the existing mboxes may or may not have the mmid header in them. We worked around that by having an special place for the old archives.
We've been meaning to move to lurker for years, but haven't had the human resources and also there were some showstoppers:
and nearby ones
My personal opinion is that pipermail should be removed and mailman should not contain a default archiver since there are plenty of good archivers already (lurker, mhonarc etc). Adding wrappers around them would be simpler than reimplementing them.