[linux-elitists] "fundamental universal condition" ?
Fri Dec 7 16:27:22 PST 2001
>>>>> On Fri, 7 Dec 2001 10:25:47 -0800, Don Marti <email@example.com>
Don> begin Rob Walker quotation of Fri, Dec 07, 2001 at 02:54:40AM -0700:
>> I guess we can all stop using virus-free electronic communication
>> process, for we are now irrelevant.
Don> Stop being so smug. The Linux viruses are coming any day now.
I was thinking of the telephone, actually.
Don> It looks like you would be able to mess up a Mailman list pretty
Don> easily by just sending a bunch of mail from unsubscribed
Don> addresses if the list is configured to defer such mail for admin
Don> approval. AFAIK the admin interface puts all non-subscriber mail
Don> on one web form for approval, and when it gets too big you get an
Don> enormous Python process and a dead browser or timed-out
While watching mailman do its' thing at VA, I became less and less
enamored of its' paranoia design. I wonder if there is anyone looking
in to the design of those pages.
What is the bug ID? ;-)
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