Date: Tue, 22 Apr 2008 09:04:40 -0400 From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: list: members vs. read-only subscribers On 8 April 2008, Solar Designer wrote: > > > > * The current member list can post unmoderated > > * New subscribers (anyone can subscribe) will be moderated by default, but > > can have the moderation flag lifted when the prove to be useful > > contributors (we need to define what a useful contributor is) > > * Non members can post, but will be moderated (if spam is an issue, we > > could consider just throwing this stuff out, but I'd really like to avoid > > it if possible) > > ... > > I am OK with your proposal, although I think that we could simply do > message moderation for all instead, with a few moderators. I'm pretty sure this is going to get old real fast, and is going to needlessly slow down communication. I presume this is only being kicked around as an idea because of missing features in the list backend? > > Anyway, should we (Openwall) interpret the above as a request to go > ahead and apply the changes? > Have the gears started turning that will make this happen yet? I'm not in a big rush, I just don't want this conversation to be forgotten. Thanks. -- JB
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