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Re: [ot] end 'community ass'



On Sunday 15 February 2009, Tim wrote:
>On Sun, 2009-02-15 at 20:01 +0800, Ed Greshko wrote:
>> I guess I only have one question....
>>
>> This was discussed and decided upon in August 2008 in the thread with
>> the title "The Scope and Ownership of fedora-list" and no objections
>> were raised at that time.
>
>I wonder whether any of the participants expected the list description
>to be stuffed into the "to address"?  (There are other headers, more
>suitable for that, that can be read for search engine categorisation.)

I certainly didn't expect it to wind up in the To: header either, and would 
have said it was trash then.  The discussion really wasn't clear as to the 
intent to actually modify the To: line header.

>It looks silly, but it's not /that/ important.  I'd far rather put more
>effort into getting the "unsubscribe" link in the signature relabelled
>as "subscription options," or something similarly more descriptive
>(subscription settings, or subscription choices, etc.), but still very
>short, instead of just unsubscribe.  There has to be any number of
>people who won't click on it, thinking they'll unsubscribe themselves,
>when they wanted to change some aspect of their subscription, instead.

Now that makes sense, but because it does, it probably won't be done.
Sigh...

-- 
Cheers, Gene
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