[linux-elitists] Mailman Must Die

Aaron Sherman ajs@ajs.com
Fri Oct 26 06:52:04 PDT 2007


Marc MERLIN wrote:
> Quite frankly, I snicker when I see people spit on mailman, when it's one of
> the least sucky MLMs out there.
> It's not perfect of course, but writing a good MLM is a lot more work than
> most people think
>   

What bothers me is the instinct that people have to re-write a working 
system rather than fix the bugs that bother them. Even forking an 
existing system would be orders of magnitude less work than re-writing 
something as hoary as a MLM from scratch.




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