[Mailman-Developers] Web UI
iane at sussex.ac.uk
Fri Jun 20 13:05:55 CEST 2008
--On 19 June 2008 13:21:31 -0400 Terri Oda <terri at zone12.com> wrote:
> I think we could benefit a fair bit from having a "simple" and an
> "expert" interface for the list administrators. I had a number of
> replies both on and off list saying "yes! please!" so I take it I'm not
> the only one who thinks this is a good idea. My question to everyone
> is... what options would you deem essential in the "simple" interface?
#1. Manage subscriber list
I think this needs bulk un/subscribe. Strong warnings about legal
requirements should be present. Perhaps with localised links to guidance.
Should also put individual moderation here. Perhaps some other
#2. Manage digest/non digest options
I'm not sure this is absolutely required in a simple interface.
#3. Emergency moderation
#4. Archives (Public/private settings), navigate to archives, (maybe
censor an archived message).
#5 3 PRESETS:
announce-only list vs.
moderated discussion vs.
#6 List Description
web landing page description
I would add:
#7 search for a list member.
#8 Display/export entire membership list.
#9 Add/remove a moderator
#10 contact a system administrator to
Request list removal,
Request a new list, or
site management (define lists, and list ownership, apply emergency
#1 Display lists, with ownership and emergency moderation status.
Perhaps sort/filter by owner or domain, style or moderation status,
#2 Add a list with a preset style/change style.
#3 Disable or Delete a list, and/or list archive.
#4 Change a list owner or moderator.
#5 disable list features (eg, to prevent the owner from changing
#6 manage a list - with full feature set
#7 become list owner - (so you can see the effect of disabling features)
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