[CentOS-devel] Announcements for 6.0/updates

Tue Jul 5 02:01:00 UTC 2011
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com>

On 7/4/11 8:10 PM, Digimer wrote:
> On 07/04/2011 08:08 PM, Karanbir Singh wrote:
>> hi guys,
>> We are getting ready to put the 6.0/updates into place. The prep work
>> brought up a question that needs addressing.
>> There are quite a few different tools that seem to scrape the
>> centos-announce output in order to get update metadata; therefore should
>> we announce every update since the 6.0 release date upstream ? we might
>> be looking at around 5 million emails being generated outbound...
>> if not, what are the other options / ideas ?
>> - KB
> If people know it's coming, and if it comes in a flood, then concerned
> people can write a filter to redirect the flood to their trash.

Doesn't everyone use the digest version on the announce list anyway?  Or at 
least everyone who would be bothered by a flood of messages?

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at gmail.com