Please don't make unfounded legalistic demands

Grant Edwards invalid at invalid.invalid
Thu Aug 27 16:14:40 CEST 2015

On 2015-08-26, Mark Lawrence <breamoreboy at> wrote:
> On 26/08/2015 22:20, Terry Reedy wrote:
>> On 8/26/2015 12:36 PM, Jean-Michel Pichavant wrote:
>> [snip]
>> Are you allowed to use a newsreader or a mail+newsreader (Outlook
>> Express, Thunderbird, <many others>)? If so post through newsgroup
>> gmane.comp.python.general at (as I am).
> The major advantage of this approach is that there are hundreds of 
> mailing lists from gmane.comp.python available in a one stop shop. 
> Better yet all sorts of goodies are available under,
> e.g. or 

And the NNTP clients and protocol were designed from the ground up to
handle largish volumes of messages grouped into "lists" and threads. 
Trying to coax that functionality out of e-mail by using list-servers
and various procmail and e-mail client tricks results is a pretty poor

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