[Mailman-Users] Re: Feedback needed: nodupes patch and reply-to munging per user

Barry A. Warsaw barry at zope.com
Fri Mar 15 21:58:12 CET 2002

>>>>> "MM" == Marc MERLIN <marc_news at vasoftware.com> writes:

    >> new users.  I'm thinking that the default for
    >> DEFAULT_NEW_MEMBER_OPTIONS should be 0, not 256.  This feels
    >> better to me as more in-line with existing behavior.  Comments?

    MM> If you want to be really conservative, you can set it to 0.
    MM> That said, while most people I know dealt with receiving
    MM> dupes, very few actually wanted to receive them.  That's why I
    MM> thought enabling nodupes by default would be a good thing (I
    MM> also need to find a way to do a mass change of all the
    MM> membership of a list to nodupes without checking boxes on the
    MM> web interface)

    MM> I think on this subject, you'll have few people wanting dupes
    MM> by default, and again, it's a sitewide, listwide, and
    MM> user-level setting, so it can be changed easily in the case
    MM> the default isnt' good :)

I think I'll leave it as is for now and see how it shakes out durning
beta testing.


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