Re: Consultants list: new tag "contact" to provide a spam-free contact method
On Wed, 06 Mar 2013 19:38:26 +0100
Luca Capello wrote:
> If someone I need to contact requires a web form (and not an email
> address), I am usually reluctant to continue dealing with him
if I cannot use web form, and need to use mail, I prefer not using it.
Debian BTS is hard to use
> first, because such forms do not automatically send the request to the submitter;
this is their operation issue, they can do it if they think it's needed
also, you can copy & paste & mail to yourself
eg.: lists.d.o doesnt send me what I posted so I always need to add bcc myself
> second, because I can not OpenPGP sign what I write and,
> third, because I need to use a browser and not my preferred MUA.
well, to change/report/anything for debian BTS,
I need to use MUA instead of my preferred web browser.
additionaly, I need to start receiving spam once I post to Debian lists/BTS
> I know I am not a lambda user, but on Debian we have an established
> communication channel (email), which is way better than any other
> (e.g. webforms).
established communication channel on Debian is not good for everyone
no need to CC me :-)