[Mailman-Users] Or just hack it (WAS: Re: Zest as an Archiver)

Brad Knowles brad.knowles at skynet.be
Fri Oct 17 00:41:14 CEST 2003

At 12:26 PM -0500 2003/10/16, Paul H Byerly wrote:

>       You can have a public list that is hidden.  Just set it to no
>  for "Advertise this list when people ask what lists are on this
>  machine?" in "Privacy options"

	I'm not talking about the list.  It's already hidden.  I'm 
talking about the archives for the list.  I'd like them to be hidden 
but not restricted by password.

>>In "hidden" cases like this, it would also be nice if we could
>>make the URL have a pseudo-random component that would make it more
>>difficult to guess.  Right now, if you know the listname (or
>>something close to it) and you know the server, that's all you need.
>       I would think you could do that with redirects.

	It would be nice for that to happen automatically.

Brad Knowles, <brad.knowles at skynet.be>

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