[Mailman-Users] Question about changing the names of a list

John W Baxter jwblist at olympus.net
Mon Jan 13 07:40:43 CET 2003

At 10:29 -0700 1/12/2003, Bill Hilburn wrote:
>I explain some of this to them and offer to start a fresh list with the
>new name
> but at the expense of dropping the old list altogether (they can inform the
>subscribers through the new list)
>It makes them think really hard about it and so far they stay with the

Thanks, Bill...that reminded me to verify that our service description for
mailing list offerings advises people to be sure of the name when they
request the list.  And probably make the statement stronger if it is there

   --John (who is about to undertake a transfer of mailing lists to a
machine with

Much newer Linux
Much newer Exim
Much newer Mailman
Probably a different location for the Mailman list directory...
I think I'll probably recreate the lists.  And then there are the four
still on Majordomo on an even older server.)
John Baxter   jwblist at olympus.net      Port Ludlow, WA, USA

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