Mining the archives (was Re: [linux-elitists] Laptop mania)

Rick Moen
Thu Apr 19 17:30:12 PDT 2001

begin  Don Marti Uses GIFs on the Sly quotation:
> Meanwhile mailing lists irritate other people because of large amounts
> of traffic and difficult-to-browse archives. What the world needs is the
> bastard spawn of a list and a web board.

My solution:  A Mailman list gatewayed to a local-only newsgroup run by
a minimal Leafnode setup.

Group:  cabal.conspire on NNTP host 

Add mnoGoSearch to Mailman's Web archive, and you have the desired
feature set, accessible multiple ways.

Cheers,                                      Right to keep and bear
Rick Moen                                  Haiku shall not be abridged                           Or denied.  So there.

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