[Mailman-Users] Lists

Brad Knowles brad.knowles at skynet.be
Tue Jul 20 16:50:45 CEST 2004

At 8:53 AM -0400 2004-07-15, Kristal Hebden wrote:

>  I am interested in your mailing lists, but am curious how secure the
>  lists are - are names distributed to any companies?  (I am basically
>  concerned about spam, since it is a free service)

	I don't understand your question.  Can you clarify?

	By default, mailing lists created via Mailman will be publicly 
accessible, but the mailing list administrator can choose to create 
private lists instead.  The list archives can either be public or 
private, separately from the list itself (i.e., you can have private 
archives of a public list, or public archives of a private list, in 
addition to the obvious choices).  You can also choose not to archive 

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

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     Assembly to the Governor, November 11, 1755

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