[Python-Dev] Proposed: change to posting rules for python-dev
barry at python.org
Fri Jan 30 21:04:28 EST 2004
On Fri, 2004-01-30 at 20:59, tim.one at comcast.net wrote:
> >> Wasn't that how things worked when the list was first formed? If so,
> >> what was the rationale for the change to the current policy?
> > Yes, it was. I don't remember why it was changed; we were probably accused
> > of exclusivity. That's how these things often happen.
That wern't me. I think it was Fred.
> I think we're confusing distinct gimmicks: at the start, anyone could post to python-dev, but a subscription request had to be approved by the list admin. Only the latter has changed. I read Barry as asking about changing the former this time, while leaving the latter alone.
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