[Python-3000-checkins] [Python-Dev] Merging mailing lists

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Fri Dec 5 02:00:17 CET 2008

> I like the general sentiment, but I think it may be a bad idea to
> automatically bring all the subscribers from the -3000 lists over to the
> more general lists. For instance if someone has an address subscribed
> specifically to archive the -3000 list suddenly it will begin archiving
> the other. I would rather just see a final announcement to switch to the
> other list and then close the list to further submissions. Let people
> join the new appropriate list manually if needed.

That sounds reasonable. So no transfer of membership will be done;
people have to explicitly subscribe to python-dev and python-checkins
if they want to continue to follow the discussion.


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