Thu, 28 Mar 2002 22:58:26 +0100
Hal Hart writes:
> 1. Mike filters off his list of offending domains. (He could update his
> filters over time.)
> 2. We close the list.
> I don't want to go directly to #2 because I think we have just enough
> inquiries from new Ada folks (i.e., non-subscribers) that this would work to
> our community's disadvantage.
I find this a bit extreem. What if my domain happens to be one of the
Personally, I do not care much about the spam. I get it anyway, just use
the delete key (and perhaps not use an MS mail program :-).
If something needs to be done, use subscription, like most list I am on do.
Seems to work fine there. Team-Ada is about advocacy, but -I think- not an
advocacy tool in itself.
Moderation would IMO be bad. A lot of work for the moderator, slows things
down, and is a great OT discussion stimulator.
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