[LAD] Regarding the linux-audio lists announcing policy

MarcOChapeau marco at marcochapeau.org
Tue Jul 8 18:26:14 UTC 2008

On Tue, 8 Jul 2008 19:27:41 +0200, Frank Barknecht <fbar at footils.org>
> Hallo,
> Dave Robillard hat gesagt: // Dave Robillard wrote:
>> Agreed.  Not much point of an announce list if everyone spams all the
>> lists anyway.  Getting 3 emails instead of 1 is a bit annoying,
>> especially since the point of the announce list existing is that the
>> other lists are relatively high traffic.
> In the pd-world, we had a similar discussion to get rid of double- and
> triple-announcements some time ago, and solved it so that mails to the
> announce list get forwarded to the main list automatically. So people
> who want to announce something, only send mails to pd-announce. If you
> subscribe pd-list, you automatically also receive pd-announce, while
> if you subscribe pd-announce only, you only get pd-announce mails.

Interesting suggestion. I guess this could work. This means that there
should be some web page somewhere stating the rules that I could use in a
template for denied emails.

Other ideas anyone ?

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