[Typo3-typo3org] Mailing list archive, what next?

Michael Stucki michael at typo3.org
Sat Sep 17 16:53:41 CEST 2005

Hi Michael,

> Do you mean for people who *do* want to post via web browser? I don't
> see why we should enable this. Posting is easy enough if you really want
> to, making posting available via a browser will result in spam or
> useless posts, thus decreasing the overall quality of the newsgroups.

I don't agree. Many people have used the posting feature on typo3.org. Just
grep your newsgroup cache for "maillisttofaq" which appears in all headers
of such messages.

Spam is not a problem as long as we require a login for posting there (if
possible, this should be synchronized with typo3.org's fe_users).

> I guess what most people are missing is a working archive with searching
> possibility. This is easy to implement with pipermail/hypermail/mhonarc

Sure they do. I have a search engine running on
http://lists.netfielders.de/, however this one is still buggy and I never
had time to look at it again (though it seems to become urgent these

- michael
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