[Mailman-Users] Switch to quarterly reminders

Tobias Klausmann klausman at tuts.net
Sat Nov 9 11:54:57 CET 2002


On Fri, 08 Nov 2002, Chuq Von Rospach wrote:
> Where they come in handy, I think, are digest users and lists with 
> infrequent postings. the busier a list, the less the monthly posting 
> probably matters. The less frequently a list is used, the more it's 
> useful just as a "hi, rmember us?" thing, since people can get out of 
> the habit of using a mail list. But it also is a reminder to them 
> they'd meant to unsubscribe...

Then, an additional setting smiimilar to the digest frequency
(i.e. send reminders out every N normal posts) might be handy.

Just my $0.02


A program that can't tolerate empty input vastly overestimates the
real world's interest in what it's doing.
(Tim Peters in comp.lang.python)

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