[Mailman-Developers] no passord on subscription page ... and others
Barry A. Warsaw
firstname.lastname@example.org (Barry A. Warsaw)
Mon, 29 Nov 1999 15:08:50 -0500 (EST)
>>>>> "F" == Fil <email@example.com> writes:
F> it seems to me that to request a password from the subscribing
F> page is confusing, overkill, and useless... when you can
F> generate the password on the fly for the user. So the patch
F> would be in Mailman/Cgi/subscribe.py
I'd rather make the password field optional, and generate a password
for them if it's missing. In this case, you'd have to force a welcome
message so that the user will receive the password.
F> Secondly: is it possible that the mail-command analyzer catches
F> messages sent to the list-on@server and list-off@server
F> addresses and processes them as subscribe/unsubscribe commands
F> ? This would emulate the LetterRip behaviour
F> (www.fogcity.com), which is quite nice in this respect.
This probably wouldn't be hard to add, although I like list-add@
and list-remove@ or some such.