Re: community etiquette and this mailing list

From: Grant Bowman (
Date: Mon Aug 14 2000 - 18:15:52 PDT

* Eugene Eric Kim <> [000814 04:39]:
> On Sun, 13 Aug 2000, ncarroll wrote:
> > Funding (keeps funding outta my hair)
> Sounds good. Let's try to keep funding discussion off this list, other
> than perhaps updates on things that directly affect this group. I don't
> think we need a separate list for this, for reasons I stated in an earlier
> e-mail. If you want to get actively involved in funding, you're probably
> best off talking directly to Doug.

Am I correct in assuming the unrev-II list is apprpriate to this topic?
If you say you can't talk about it here, and people want to help in this
area, there needs to be a place for this.

> > Web site (keeps me outta your hair)
> I think that getting the web site set up initially is
> crucial for this group, because part of our online design efforts will
> depend on this infrastructure. So my recommendation would be that we keep
> OHS-specific web site discussion on this list for now, and if starts to
> become a problem (which I don't think it will), we can move it to a
> different list.

OK, fine with me.

Another idea might be to add some tolerance to everyone's personal spam
filter for these lists. Just ignore comments you don't care to read.
Different threads can coexist on one mail list fairly harmlessly if the
traffic levels are low enough. Your own definition of low applies.


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