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Re: Mailing lists and RFCs

Chaim Frenkel
July 28, 2000 06:52
Re: Mailing lists and RFCs
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>>>>> "NT" == Nathan Torkington <> writes:

NT> New lists do not inherit their parent's subscription list.  The
NT> chair's responsibility includes weekly summaries a-la mjd's p6p
NT> reduxes, but the chair may delegate to someone else.  The
NT> summaries are sent to the parent list.  Summaries of language and
NT> internals are sent to the announce list.

Make the sub-lists inherit the parent. The time lag between announcement,
realizing the announcment, the subscription, sending back the auth. Or
even recognizing that the subscription didn't take. Could miss some of
the discussion.

Make the default subscribe and let the welcome message reply default
to the unsubscribe address.

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