personalization features (was Re: [Mailman-Users] Archive URL in postings (2.1b3))

Gerald Oskoboiny gerald at
Tue Oct 29 18:12:42 CET 2002

On Tue, Oct 29, 2002 at 07:13:24AM -0800, Chuq Von Rospach wrote:
> On Tuesday, October 29, 2002, at 05:13  AM, Nigel Metheringham wrote:
> >Its either that personalisation has been switched on - which I think is
> >in general bad for a general purpose list,
> It is. This is a new feature of 2.1, folks. And I disagree strongly 
> with Nigel that it's a bad idea. I've been running my lists with 
> personalization on for about 10 days now (they got all the pain fixing 
> things...), and it's a nice plus.
> It's a feature, not a bug.


Is this feature enabled by default? If so, I urge you to reconsider.

I think the use of this feature should be strongly deprecated,
like reply-to munging.

Gerald Oskoboiny <gerald at>

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