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Re: Spam in the lists out of control

On Sun, May 09, 2004 at 08:13:46PM +0200, Santiago Vila wrote:
> > El dom, 09-05-2004 a las 17:30, +0200, Marco d'Itri escribi?:
> > > On May 09, Santiago Vila <sanvila@unex.es> wrote:
> > >
> > > > Those who still do not see the need to make the lists closed for non
> > > > subscribers or non registered people (via the whitelist), please
> > > > propose a better solution.
> > > > 
> We can change list policy now and require people to subscribe or
> register to the white list for they to be able to post, or we can
> [...] 

Sounds like a fairly sensible solution to me.

Another list that I'm on requires subscription to the list, and
subscription to a seperate post-access list, eg:
debian-devel (subscription for receiving the list)
debian-devel-post (subscription for posting rights)

However, this may cause problems with the newsgroups, unless posts to
the newsgroups aren't copied to the list (it's been a while since I used

Neil McGovern
A. Because it breaks the logical sequence of discussion
Q. Why is top posting bad?
gpg key - http://www.halon.org.uk/pubkey.txt ; the.earth.li B345BDD3

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