[Mailman-Developers] on the subject of fix_url, list creation with @ is non-intuitive..

Tokio Kikuchi tkikuchi at is.kochi-u.ac.jp
Sat Oct 30 02:29:24 CEST 2004


Barry Warsaw wrote:

> On Fri, 2004-10-29 at 18:09, Joe Rhett wrote:
>>And second, let's think about this:
> Sorry, I'm out of time to discuss this thread, so I'll just leave it at
> this: I've already given my vote on doing this in a backward compatible
> way.  What's left is to generate a patch that satisfies my earlier
> requirements, and then sweet talk Tokio into commit it. :)

I am far behind the discussion but I think we can add one more option to
newlist command like this:

newlist --urlhost=www.dom.ain --emailhost=mail.dom.ain listname

We also keep @ notation for backward compatibility:

newlist listname at www.dom.ain

Anyone volunteer to make a patch?

Tokio Kikuchi, tkikuchi@ is.kochi-u.ac.jp

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