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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-01-19 12:27:46

Daryle Walker <darylew_at_[hidden]> writes:

> On 1/15/04 4:08 PM, "Rich Johnson" <rjohnson_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> [SNIP]
>> I tried that. I ran into a snag with
>> The mentioned yahoo files section refuses to acknowlege my existence.
>> And since the Yahoo message board is obsolete, I thought that perhaps
>> the files section was be as well.
> No, the Files section is still active. However...
>> The submission process makes no mention of the sourceforge sandbox. I
>> was wondering if it superseded the Yahoo files section. And if so,
>> what the established practice was.
> ..Uploading to either area requires registering with the managing web site
> (YahooGroups or SourceForge) and having one of our administrators giving you
> write access.
> [To the administrators, is our YahooGroups files area still mis-configured
> to restrict read access to YahooGroup members? If so, can that finally be
> changed back to read-access for everyone? I'm tired of being forced to sign
> in to do a download when that wasn't always the case. Maybe Yahoo
> permanently disabled turning off the sign-in requirement in their big
> upgrade in September.]

The only choices are:

* Members (upload/modify/download files)
* Limited (members can download files; moderators can upload/modify/download files)
* Moderators only (upload/modify/download files)
* Off (no one can access the Files feature)

It's already set to Members. Sorry.

Dave Abrahams
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