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Re: Initial Structure

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Tom Hughes
July 26, 2000 11:54
Re: Initial Structure
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          Tim Bunce <> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 26, 2000 at 10:04:04AM -0600, Nathan Torkington wrote:
> > The chairs can spin off
> > sub-groups to tackle particular issues, each with goals, a chair, and
> > so on.  The chair's responsibility includes weekly summaries a-la
> > mjd's p6p reduxes, but the chair may delegate to someone else.  The
> > summaries are sent to the parent list.  Summaries of language and
> > internals are sent to the announce list.
> Sounds good.

So where do reduxes for the top level lists (internals, language et al) go?

> > The mailing list chairs have access to a web page on that
> > makes it easy to create or destroy mailing lists.  Once a mailing list
> > is destroyed, its archives are put onto the webiste.
> There's the question of whether sub-groups initially inherit the
> subscription list of the parent. I.e., members opt-out or opt-in.
> Perhaps that's a choice for the chair when a sub-group is spawned.

Definately not. We should either do one or the other but lets be
consistent or local administration and filtering will be a nightmare
for me at least.


Tom Hughes (
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