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Date: Thu, 27 Mar 2008 23:44:19 -0400
From: Josh Bressers <>
Subject: Re: wiki: links from list archive (was: using oss-security references in CVE)

> I suggested:
> > > By the way, maybe we should also add a link to the oss-security wiki to
> > > page footers on that archive?  Or even to message trailers (such that
> > > the wiki link will be seen on third-party archives as well)?
> On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 08:29:22PM -0400, Josh Bressers wrote:
> > I like this idea.
> Which of the two?

Indeed, answering an or question with a yes isn't quite right.  I like the
idea of adding a link on the archive pages, but I'm not so sure about the
messages themselves.  There is the obvious advantage if the URL gets into
third party archives, but at the same time, we would be polluting the
message.  I've never liked mailing list footers,  I find them to be


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