Date: Thu, 8 Sep 2011 22:47:52 +0200 (CEST) From: "pepa06@...ero.it" <pepa06@...ero.it> To: <john-users@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: R: Re: tags in mail subject on the lists (was: I: failed installation of john 1.7.8) sorry once again for creating such a mess, i didnt even read answers from mr alexander as i dont want to have anything to do with arrogance in fact i could say that many inexplicable things happened when i tried to use jtr (even in my deep ignorance, i followed at my best guides help man and so on: and no one having anything to do with the stupid critics reported by mr, alexander... the solar dont even remember what), and i could have reported them for possible everyones interest - and btw i use to contribute with donations to an open source project i use. but my intentions on using jtr are gone therefore i'm erasing my subscription to this mailing list as a lamer i cannot follow you, nor could i imagine the intentions of the maintainers of the mailing list; once again i apologize for creating such a mess - though, let me tell you that this mailing list's attitude has nothing to do with the spirit of an open community bye pepa >----Messaggio originale---- >Da: aleksey.4erepanov@...il.com >Data: 08/09/2011 19.33 >A: <john-users@...ts.openwall.com> >Ogg: Re: [john-users] tags in mail subject on the lists (was: I: failed installation of john 1.7.8) > >Alexander, Jim, magnum, all - > >On Thu, Sep 08, 2011 at 07:04:52AM +0400, Solar Designer wrote: >> That's not what I wanted to communicate to you. But indeed you're free >> to leave if you like. One of the very reasons why I decided that it was >> time to end the Unix 101 discussion was that it'd cause others to leave - >> people who are in here for John the Ripper focused topics. >... >> For john-users, we have to strike a balance between helping everyone and >> keeping discussions on-topic and desirable for other list members. I felt >> that this discussion thread was about to cross that boundary, becoming >> too off-topic. > >I would like to propose to use tags in subjects of mails on the >mailing lists to provide users with ability to filter unwanted topics >out. > >It seems to be on client side however I could imagine mailing list >server that supports filtering set for each user. (Maybe with some tags >filtered out by default.) > >I saw some topics that are not widely desired but is important. For >instance on john-users there are unix 101 topics, history topic ("When >did you start?", I found it being very interesting for me) and on john-dev >there are gui development topics, status reports, and there could be >conversations between magnum and Jim but sadly they do not post it to >not flood while personally I would like to read such development talks >to learn more (maybe I am too lazy to read other source of knowledge). > >Sometimes I would like to talk exactly with this community about >something helpful but not tightly related to list's intention just >because I like who and how talks here. I saw other ways (irc, jabber, >private mails) to talk with interesting users of the lists but talks >on the lists have some benefits. > >Of course there are some other side effects that are not so good. So >tags are not a totally good solution. What do you think? > >Regards, >Aleksey Cherepanov >
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