[Python-Dev] OT: Signal/noise ratio

Zooko zooko@zooko.com
Thu, 10 Apr 2003 08:51:13 -0400

 Aahz wrote:
> I am starting to
> think that a better idea would be to make python-dev a closed list (only
> subscribers may post), and have the subscription process include a
> challenge/response with a code word embedded in the list rules.

This is how we run p2p-hackers [1] with Mailman and it works quite well to quell 
off-topic posts without, as far as I can tell, deterring any valuable posts.



         ^-- under re-construction: some new stuff, some broken links

[1] http://zgp.org/mailman/listinfo/p2p-hackers