[Balug-Admin] BALUG resources, lists, etc.

Rick Moen rick@linuxmafia.com
Fri Dec 28 18:09:10 PST 2007

Correcting myself:

> > I also removed the text from the list descriptions that indicates
> > whether or not the roster is available to all subscribers.
> Well, I'm putting it right back, after sending this mail, and changing
> the rosters of balug-talk and balug-admin back to subscriber-accessible,
> for reasons cited.  I'll readily admit to feeling strongly about the
> latter point, but it's the fruit of very long experience as a listadmin.

Apologies:  I mistakenly thought you were saying you had removed the
entire feature of roster access (which one _can_ also do).  You merely
meant that you'd removed what produces the phrase "This is a hidden
list, which means that the list of members is available only to the list

I actually do think that such standard advisories should be left in place,
because that's where people expect (from familiarity with Mailman
elsewhere) to see what the policy is -- and so that people are not

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