[CentOS-devel] Announcements for 6.0/updates

Tue Jul 5 02:06:12 UTC 2011
Manuel Wolfshant <wolfy at nobugconsulting.ro>

On 07/05/2011 05:01 AM, Les Mikesell wrote:
> 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?