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 From:  Dan Bond <dan dot bond at gmail dot com>
 To:  Chris Bagnall <m0n0wall at minotaur dot cc>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] OFFTOPIC: gmail for m0n0wall mailing lists
 Date:  Mon, 17 Jan 2005 17:58:46 +0000
I don't think anyone was suggesting moving the mailing list, just that
gmail is a nice interface for viewing the email. Of course a client
like evolution will be better, but for web interfaces gmail really
does make mailing lists easy.


On Mon, 17 Jan 2005 17:47:04 -0000, Chris Bagnall <m0n0wall at minotaur dot cc> wrote:
> I agree with Hilton, I'm avoiding gmail like the plague and I'd be very
> concerned about any attempt to move the mailing list away from the
> community's control and administration. It's not just the privacy aspects
> that bother me - with yahoogroups, gmail, or any of these, you're getting
> something for nothing, which (from the little I remember from my college law
> course) means they can pretty much terminate your list/email addy at any
> time they see fit.
> To be honest, most modern mail clients have a pretty good "arrange by
> conversation" mode which handles mailing lists fairly well. I've been doing
> this on windows boxes since about Outlook 2000 time (it's a lot better in
> 2003, btw), and on the *nix side you've got plenty of mail clients also
> capable of this (Evolution certainly ranks amongst the top I'd say).
> Regards,
> Chris
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