Calling on Fedora/RedHat ML managers to clean up Fedora-list.
gilboad at gmail.com
Mon Jul 28 19:48:14 UTC 2008
On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 8:46 PM, Jeff Spaleta <jspaleta at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 6:04 AM, Gilboa Davara <gilboad at gmail.com> wrote:
>> But not in -devel and not -users.
> Just a point of fact... fedora-list is not spelled fedora-users-list.
> Perhaps the people are asking for the wrong solution to the wrong problem.
> Perhaps fedora-list is meant to be widely scoped, and perhaps people
> want a narrow list focused just on users. I wonder what such a list
> would end up being named?
> I'll drop my hint just one more time. I'm perfectly happy to support
> the creation of lists for specific constructive purposes. If you feel
> fedora-list isn't servicing a specific purpose well, perhaps you and
> others can manage the creation of a new list, specific in scope, to
> the user issues that you actually care about, instead of attempting to
> muscle noisy discussions to a new place.
If it was up to me, people who misbehave, abuse or spam the ML would
have been banned from fedora-* and forced to pay for the wasted
bandwidth they consumed.... But that's me.
However, I understand that we are living in an imperfect world that is
being governed by a set of imperfect rules.
As such, we are left with one of two choice:
Continue being hammered by 100's of OT messages per day or get these
discussions off-main-list. (Unless you're willing to give -me- the
keys to the ML's - the peace loving dove that I am... :))
- Gilboa "One more GPL message and I'm switching to Windows 3.11 WFW" Davara.
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