[Mailman-Developers] admin approval page / cvs

Ricardo Kustner ricardo@miss-janet.com
Sun, 12 Dec 1999 12:29:12 +0100


On Sat, Dec 11, 1999 at 09:28:01AM -0800, J C Lawrence wrote:

> On Sat, 11 Dec 1999 18:24:49 +0100 
> Ricardo Kustner <ricardo@miss-janet.com> wrote:
> >> Agreed.  I would like to be able to edit moderated messages,
> >> given that MailMan would then insert a custom header stating that
> >> the message had been edited by the moderator.
> > yes i saw that the textarea data isn't used when approving the
> > post... the complete message is read from disk when it has been
> > approved.
> This is not surprising given that a single message may be several
> Meg in size (and yes, some of my list posts are that big).
Yes i'm glad they're no longer in config.db :)

> >> The headers are essential to me.
> > solution: put the message body in a textarea... and put a select
> > box on top if it that includes the headers... 
> This works badly when you have a large number of messages to
> approve.
for me the reason to seperate the headers is just because i always
have a large number of messages to approve... now it takes me much
longer to approve everything because i have to stop at each message
and move the mouse to scroll the textarea... normally it was just
read, scroll, click accept/reject and scroll to the next message.
Even if the full message is visible in the textarea, my mind needs
a bit of time to focus on where the headers end and the message