[Mailman-Developers] UI for Mailman 3.0 update

Ian Eiloart iane at sussex.ac.uk
Fri Jun 4 18:02:42 CEST 2010

--On 4 June 2010 11:12:04 -0400 Barry Warsaw <barry at list.org> wrote:

> On Jun 04, 2010, at 11:20 AM, Ian Eiloart wrote:
>>>>    2. Admin ability to create/delete lists via pre-defined styles
>>> Note that in my current thinking, it is the site admin who can create
>>> styles.
>> Right, but it would be nice if Mailman came with some styles out of the
>> box. At least, a "closed discussion list" and an "announcement list".
> Yes, Mailman will definitely come with a few built-in styles.
>> These days, I guess that requiring approval for membership should be the
>> default, so that should be part of any shipping style.
> Is it?  Aren't most open source discussion lists generally open membership
> (perhaps with initial moderation)?

Well, maybe, but I've had to switch on approval for various lists because 
of subscribing spammers.

> -Barry

Ian Eiloart
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