List Archive: gentoo-council
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On 07/18/2010 10:37 PM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On Sunday, July 18, 2010 11:20:57 Petteri Räty wrote:
>> On 07/18/2010 07:42 AM, Mike Frysinger wrote:
>>> On Saturday, July 17, 2010 23:47:39 Alex Alexander wrote:
>>>> On Sun, Jul 18, 2010 at 03:13:22AM +0000, Jorge Manuel B. S. wrote:
>>>>> I cross-posted this email to both gentoo-dev and gentoo-council mls as
>>>>> Brian used the former and Alex started this thread in the latter. Which
>>>>> ML do we want to use?
>>>> IMO we should be using gentoo-council@... for this.
>>>> Afterall, we are talking about the Council meeting agenda.
>>>> Any topic that needs further discussion before a meeting should be moved
>>>> to its own -dev thread anyway.
>>> reality is that this probably wont work in practice. cc-ing both lists
>>> isnt a problem and lets devs know that the council is indeed doing work.
>> Cross posting is annoying if you are on both lists and can lead to the
>> fragmentation of the thread.
> get a real mail client then. any modern one worth using handles duplicate
> mail ids just fine.
Yes the first can be worked around (although archives still have
multiple copies). The second is a worse problem in my opinion. The
current rules are not to cross post. If you are not happy with them you
should start a thread on changing them.