[Rack] New List Request.

Ben Kochie ben at nerp.net
Tue May 8 16:48:44 PDT 2012


I figured out how to rename lists.  I could rename -discuss to -bullshit.

-ben

On Tue, 8 May 2012, Andy Isaacson wrote:

> On Tue, May 08, 2012 at 11:43:26AM -0700, Matt Joyce wrote:
>> I would like to create a moderated list with a default quarantine that
>> I control called... "hacks"
>>
>> The purpose of this list would be to enforce a strict policy.  All
>> posts to that list would be required to contain links to documentation
>> of new hacks, or appreciable progress on new longer term hacks.
>>
>> The point of the list is to use hacks as a means of reducing traffic
>> solely to people who are engaged currently in the hackerly pursuits.
>
> I like the idea of a list for hacking stuff at Noisebridge.  The
> original idea was -discuss would be that, but obviously it's failed at
> being so.  (And maybe that's not a bad thing, the community probably
> needs somewhere to vent and chat.)
>
> Moderated could work, but is a lot of work.  As an alternative:
>
> How about a list charter that says what it's for, allow unmoderated
> posting by subscribers by default, and set the moderated flag for
> subscribers who fail to play by the rules.
>
> Either way is fine by me.  If you go for moderated I'd strongly
> recommend having 2-4 deputies who all agree on the rules of the road,
> so that approvals aren't gated on one person's sleep/work schedule.
>
> -andy
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