[Python-Dev] OT: Signal/noise ratio

Martin v. L÷wis martin@v.loewis.de
10 Apr 2003 22:30:43 +0200

Aahz <aahz@pythoncraft.com> writes:

> 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.

I agree with Guido that an occasional indication of the lists's
charter is not that annoying, and helps "silent" readers to focus
their first posting to the python-dev related issues.