Re: Debian mailing lists archives as mbox (was: Re: [Soc-coordination] Debian Teams Activity Metrics - Report IV) [Update]
On Thu, Aug 04, 2011 at 11:02:20AM +0200, Alexander Wirt wrote:
> > > Just for the record. The mboxes are not for being published. We are currently
> > > working on getting more data privacy protection in the archive so just
> > > publishing the mboxes would just be counterproductive.
> > Thanks for clarifying this. Is this "we" == listmaster and if yes was
> > this discussed somewhere?
> Yeah with the listmaster alias. So there is no public trace of the
Perhaps I'm the only one but changing the policy of the project lists
what information should be published and what not might deserve
discussion inside some larger audience - at least debian-private comes
to mind I would even think that debian-project is the right place to
> > Just quoting myself from the mail you responded to:
> > I also regard the X-Spam fields ... usefull for other
> > purposes like further SPAM removals.
> > I just know that Christian is behind better SPAM removal.
> Yeah, but as the mboxes are not for public distribution that isn't important.
> Christian itself has access on the mboxes via master.
As far as I know it is not only Christian and if we really want to get
more people involved into Debian (including non-technicans) tasks like
cleaning up the list archive from SPAM might be somehow interesting.