Date: 2002-03-12 09:12:26
I'm concerned about the spam implications of a public newsgroup. If we do
have a newsgroup gateway, is there some way to either:
. Restrict the reading (not just posting) of messages to members
. Contort/remove e-mail addresses from the newsgroup messages
I never post to newsgroups anymore unless it's under a throwaway e-mail
> -----Original Message-----
> From: David Abrahams [mailto:david.abrahams_at_[hidden]]
> Sent: Tuesday, March 12, 2002 8:59 AM
> To: boost_at_[hidden]
> Subject: Re: [boost] Re: move to mailman
> Thanks Emily,
> We have the news<->mailing list gateway issue under control; Mailman
> makes that trivial. We just need to set up the news side of it.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Emily Winch" <emily_at_[hidden]>
> To: <boost_at_[hidden]>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 12, 2002 8:49 AM
> Subject: RE: [boost] Re: move to mailman
> > > The biggest problem would be cross posting from news to email and
> > > vice-versa. I've never done this part. Personally I'd rather use a
> > > newsgroup instead of email because it is easier to follow threads.
> > > However, I think some people may not be able to access
> NNTP through
> > > corporate firewalls.
> > rec.sport.unicycling have a news<->mailing list thing: they use
> mailman. No
> > idea how they do it, but it might be worth asking.
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