Allegedly, on or about 22 October 2018, Federico Bruni sent:
Given the replies so far, my opinion is that this list should not
switch to Discourse.
I imagine some confusion with *some* people not understanding why we
would want to keep a mailing list is probably with those people who
don't use regular mail clients for their mail. If they're already
(doing the inconvenient thing of) checking their email through a
website, they probably don't see any reason why not to doing something
else the same way.
[tim@localhost ~]$ uname -rsvp
Linux 4.16.11-100.fc26.x86_64 #1 SMP Tue May 22 20:02:12 UTC 2018 x86_64
Boilerplate: All mail to my mailbox is automatically deleted.
There is no point trying to privately email me, I only get to see
the messages posted to the mailing list.
George Orwell's '1984' was supposed to be a warning against tyranny,
not a set of instructions for supposedly democratic governments.