[Mailman-Developers] Interesting study -- spam on posted addresses...

Jay R. Ashworth jra@baylink.com
Mon, 18 Feb 2002 23:58:38 -0500

On Mon, Feb 18, 2002 at 10:47:16AM -0800, Chuq Von Rospach wrote:
> On 2/18/02 10:37 AM, "Jay R. Ashworth" <jra@baylink.com> wrote:
> > You'll have to forgive me, but this sort of 'too-clever by all' solut=
> > gives me hives.
> And you have to be wary of solutions that make it tough for the
> na=EFve/novice net user to figure out what needs to be done. Those of
> us who geek tend to forget those that don't. And Mailman can't create
> systems non-geeks can't figure out, even if your preferred audience is
> geeks.

Well, it sounded to *me* like he was *trying* to mediate for the
UnGeeked, merely unsuccessfully.=20

I get paid to remember what you've pointed out, and I'm pretty good at
it, but I still sometimes forget...

-- jra
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