[Mono-list] Re: mono-hackers --> mono-devel-list
Miguel de Icaza
01 Feb 2003 18:57:05 -0500
> I am very aware that this is the solution you offer, but that does not answer
> the question ... _why_? Why do you want a developer mailing list with only
> one subscriber while everyone else uses mono-hackers for development
> discussion? Why not just create an *open* mono development mailing list
> which everyone can use to discuss mono's technical development and create a
> different mailing list for Ximian's secrets? This way mono can be developed
> with the benefit of full community participation.
I think you are miss-understanding. What I want is every person in
mono-hackers to be automatically part of mono-devel (this can be
achieved with subscribing mono-hackers to it), but to allow posting to
it, I need the mailing list software to have a 'allows posters from X
list to post to this list'.
The above is important, so I do not have to maintain the membership of
> It is not a matter of what *I* use to discuss mono development if everyone
> else is using mono-hackers. Why on earth would I want to join a mailing list
> where I am the only subscriber?
You are confused. I hope my explanation above would clarify things.