[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: [META] Use of the list for non-Debian matters

On Tue, 10 Jun 1997, George Bonser wrote:
> > A better approach could be to do a functional split, such as a
> > debian-X11, debian-config or debian-dist. This would reduce volume on
> > the main list without having people crossposting all over the place to
> > be sure to get an answer.
> > 
> Either that or start a newsgroup heirarchy.  debian.

But that would be worse, one get's kicked off faster on UseNet than on
mailing list's, also, it's easy to configure you mail agent (pine, elm,
mailx, etc.) to receive mail, than to receive news, i found configuring
news i real headache!

Roberto Ruiz

TO UNSUBSCRIBE FROM THIS MAILING LIST: e-mail the word "unsubscribe" to
debian-user-request@lists.debian.org . Trouble? 
e-mail to templin@bucknell.edu .

Reply to: