[CentOS] Posting Messages to this list

Shawn M. Jones smj at littleprojects.org
Wed Sep 7 03:34:29 UTC 2005

Johnny Hughes wrote:

>This list is a "Members Only" posting list ... this is good because it
>prevents us from getting hundreds of Viagra commercials and such.
>You can only post to the list with the e-mail address that you
>subscribed with.
>If you post from another e-mail address, it will tell you that "Your
>post needs to be approved by a Moderator."
>I just want to tell everyone that I normally _DO_NOT_ approve these
>posts to the list.  It has nothing to do with the post not being good or
>me not liking you or your post :)
Thanks Johnny,

I used to keep up with one of the Debian lists that was not "Members 
Only", nor moderated.  The SPAM was immense and forced me to unsubscribe 
from a somewhat informative list.

I really appreciate this decision on CentOS's part.  It makes this a 
much nicer forum to read.


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