Heavy mailing list ...
dway at riskmetrics.com
Wed Apr 9 19:20:12 UTC 2003
Stephane Ducasse wrote:
> May be we could have a list where the [Ann] are forwarded automatically
> hence people can only get the announced new stuff.
That might be a good idea, if it's not too difficult. Cees or anyone?
I think the old squeak-announce list failed because all of the regular
squeakers were on the main list, and forgot to post announcements on the
announce list. But a list based on forwarding [Ann] messages would probably
One other thing that's increased traffic a bit is the new
harvesting/commenting scheme that takes place on this list. Still, that's
probably added only about 10% to the traffic. If the harvesting-related
traffic gets extremely busy, we could move it to a separate list, in theory.
But the list-based harvesting is not meant to be a permanent solution, anyway,
so that extra traffic won't last forever.
- Doug Way
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