[spambayes-dev] [Spambayes] FW: =Spambayes= PLEASE REPLY TO THIS EMAIL _ IT I S VERYIMPORTANT

Amedee Van Gasse amedee at amedee.be
Mon Jun 30 16:05:57 CEST 2008

On Mon, June 30, 2008 15:21, OConchubhair, Andoni wrote:
> Is it impossible to implement a link on this page? It need not pop-up?
> Is it impossible to implement a check-box that must be ticket in order to
> click the "Subscribe" button?
> If these are impossible then that ends the discussion as far as I am
> concerned.
> Mark: I think that text will be helpful. Anything that will help a few
> more
> users to notice this situation will be good. That said, I think we all
> know
> that users often don't ready any of what is written, which is why they are
> often forced to click tick-boxes etc. to show they have read T&Cs.

I can answer these questions because I have run the mailman mailinglist
software myself on my own server. (Spambayes uses the mailman
infrastructure provided by python.org, the Spambayes project does not
administer or own the mailing list software)

Changing Mailman, provided by python.org: forget it. Stick to plain text
that can be filled in the templates provided by Mailman.

When someone subscribes, they are not immediatly subscribed. They get 2
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Mark just mailed that he modified the second mail. That's as far as you
can jump inside the Mailman software. Mailman isn't a Web Two Point Oh
social networking site with Ajax-enabled buzzword compliant widgets. It's
mature software, meaning that it has proven its worth over the years.
Don't try to fix what isn't broken.


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