[Mailman-Users] use of name "mailman"
james at perforce.com
Mon Feb 22 22:54:45 CET 1999
On Mon, 22 Feb 1999, Christopher Kolar wrote:
> Sorry to bug you all with this (not being on the developers' list myself),
> but I was wondering if I am the only person to wonder about the use of the
> name "Mailman." It is used by Endymion (www.endymion.com) for both the
> commercial and the (excellent, free) standard versions of their WWW-POP3
> interface software. I am running both on the same server and about once or
> twice a day get confused over which I am reading about. Apart from the
> confusion of a few users, maybe the development team should look into the
> use of the name (from a legal perspective).
There is also a problem with the name incorporating the word "man", so if
there is a need to change the name I think a gender-neutral name should be
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