[Mailman-Developers] Usenet gating and archiving
Benjamin B. Thomas
Benjamin B. Thomas" <firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat, 3 Apr 1999 03:18:00 -0600
> Barry A. Warsaw email@example.com writes:
> Is anybody currently gating Usenet to a mailing list, /and/ doing
> archiving with the default Pipermail?
I am not yet using Mailman to do this, but I am doing the same thing with a
hairy custom setup (majordomo + MHonArc + INN + gateway scripts). In about a
month or so, I plan to switch our setup over to Mailman since it is *so* much
> I would rather not add this hack to Mailman unless a lot of people
> would benefit from it.
We have a number of people who choose to interact via our local Usenet groups,
and it is important that their contributions are archived. Without the ability
to do so, I will need to stay with our current setup (icky as it is from an
administrative standpoint, it does what I need) instead of moving to Mailman.
Let me just say that Mailman is a wonderful piece of software. I have poked at
it a little bit on a test installation, and it is beautifully conceived and
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