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Joshua N Pritikin
July 24, 2000 10:29
Re: group lists
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On Mon, Jul 24, 2000 at 11:02:01AM -0500, wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 24, 2000 at 11:37:53AM -0400, Uri Guttman wrote:
> > i am in favor of multiple
> > lists but we can easily solve the problem of those who want to see the
> > overall picture. either they subscribe to all the list or we have a
> > special read only list which gets a cc from every sub list (mail from
> > that global list would have a reply-to set to the originating
> > list).
> Why make the general list read only?

Because it'll be too high volume for anyone to follow unless they are
clinically insanity, in which case I wouldn't want to read their posts

More seriously, why can't someone reading the "everything" list just
respond to messages in the proper forum?

May the best description of competition prevail.
      (via, but not speaking for Deutsche Bank)

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