[Mailman-Users] some suggestions for mailman 2

Dan Mick Dan.Mick at West.Sun.COM
Wed Aug 30 22:39:12 CEST 2000

> >        - I'd be *most useful* to have a another subscriber option
> >        which indicated that the subscriber wasn't really a person
> >        but was, in reality, a sublist. For those subscribers
> >        monthly notices (which should also be a per-subscriber thing
> >        IMO) and other administrativia would be sent to owner-<subscriber>
> >        (or <subscriber>-owner, or <subscriber>-admin).
> Umm, that's what the entire "umbrella list" concept is for; it's switches 
> do that.  Or were you wanting to mix people and lists?

Speaking personally, I've yet to understand what "umbrella list"
means, or how it changes Mailman's operation.  Anyone who understands
this want to take a shot at explaining it?

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