[Mailman-Users] How old is the Mailman project?
brad at shub-internet.org
Fri May 8 06:15:52 CEST 2009
on 5/7/09 6:47 PM, alexander at nautae.eti.br said:
> How old is the Mailman project?
The first public mention of Mailman that I know of was at the 7th
International Python Conference in November of 1998. See
<http://myriadicity.net/Sundry/mailman_ip7.pdf>. There was also a talk
given at the 12th LISA conference in December of 1998, see
The official announcement of availability for version 1.0 was in July of
Of course, development on Mailman preceded these dates by some time, as
explained by Ken Manheimer at <http://myriadicity.net/Sundry/MyMailmanRole>.
So, it all depends on what you want to choose as the official birthdate
> Is there any historical information? Where?
The WikiPedia page at <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GNU_Mailman> has
some information and links to some other pages.
I'm not aware of any other page that tries to gather together any of the
early history of Mailman.
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