[CentOS] New list ?
theatre at sasktel.net
Wed Nov 24 16:18:31 UTC 2010
On Wed, 24 Nov 2010 15:47:39 +0000
Karanbir Singh wrote:
> Taking this to a new thread.
> Thoughts on getting a new list started up ? Should it be
> centos-sysadmin or centos-infra ? Are we going to then restrict it to
> admin/infra related chatter ? in which case, does the eyeball density on
> this list reduce for that sort of content ?
The problem with starting a new list is just exactly that: You split the
audience and have less exposure on both lists. Everyone then needs to subscribe
to two lists instead of one to "keep up with stuff".
> How about the politics and news stuff that gets posted to this list.
> And how would those things be addressed with the new admin focused list ?
My personal opinion is that it's not a big deal. As with other mailing lists,
stuff I'm not interested in I simply ignore.
Even though it's not directly on-topic for this list, I personally find the WP
thread interesting. We don't need another Slashdot on a mailing list, of
course, but it's not out of hand yet in my humble opinion.
Of course, if others see a need to start another list then I'm perfectly happy
to tag along and join up with that one, too.
MELVILLE THEATRE ~ Melville Sask ~ http://www.melvilletheatre.com
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