[Mailman-Users] Public link to subscriber-only list?
brad at python.org
Mon Jul 18 16:09:11 CEST 2005
At 2:18 PM +0200 2005-07-18, Jean Delvare wrote:
> 1* Make the list public (possibly by making non-member posts moderated
> rather than rejected).
We tried that. The moderators couldn't keep up with all the
spam, plus all the legitimate moderated posts. There's just too much
traffic on the list.
> 2* Make the link point to the list subscription page  rather than the
> list address itself, as subscribing is the first thing that needs be
> done here. This might add to confusion more than help though.
We might consider that. We'll talk it over between the webmaster
and postmaster/mailing list personnel.
> 3* Remove the link altogether, as proposals 1 and 2 don't sound really
#2 is a better option.
Brad Knowles <brad at python.org> Python.org Postmaster Team
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