Jon Watson me at jonwatson.ca
Tue Mar 11 13:18:52 ADT 2008


On Tue, Mar 11, 2008 at 1:14 PM, Ryan Ernst <rernst-lists at warflame.ca>

> What's the harm in trying? I personally have unsubscribed from mailing
> lists which have descended from formerly-topical information into
> mindless chatter. I'm of the type that doesn't mind the occasional
> off-topic foray but prolonged bouts of nothingness are prone to make me
> unsubscribe.
> And a separate address makes a particular list easy to filter :)

Agreed. If someone wanted to sub to both but filter the talk into a mailbox
to be read at their leisure, this setup would support that better as well.

> And I still can't explain those people on lists who claim to have
> spontaneously been subscribed to it, with no action on their parts.

Me neither. I think we should start an NSLUG-NONSUB mailing list to
automatically sub these people to :)

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