List spam

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Thu Aug 18 15:58:39 EDT 2011

> I did check, though.  I found a free, open news server with
> comp.lang.python after 6 that didn't work.  Unfortunately, the one I
> found is read-only.  I'll have to do some more looking if I want to
> participate in the newsgroup.  I set it up in Thunderbird.

I read and post to this and other Python lists via (free) 
with Thunderbird. It mirrors 1000s of technical mail lists, including 
200+ with 'python'. I believe it therefore has less spam than c.l.p (ie, 
minus whatever gets filtered out by the pipermail at First 
post to any list requires a response to an email. Uptime is pretty good.

Terry Jan Reedy

More information about the Python-list mailing list