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Re: Shaolin Secure FTP v0.98 Beta 3
- From: "Cliff Hones" <cliff at aonix dot co dot uk>
- To: "Joseph S. Testa" <jst3290 at cs dot rit dot edu>
- Cc: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Fri, 5 Jul 2002 11:49:11 +0100
- Subject: Re: Shaolin Secure FTP v0.98 Beta 3
- Organization: Aonix Europe Ltd.
- References: <Pine.GSO.email@example.com>
Joseph S Testa wrote:
> > Assuming it was you, I'd suggest that you avoid doing anything so rude as
> > to subscribe this mailing list to something like a shaolin-announce mailing
> > list.
> Rude? I don't understand how that's rude. In one year's time, there have
> been three (3) postings total through shaolin-announce. Its volume is
> extremely low, and its content is certainly relevant to the Cygwin
I don't see how the volume has anything to do with this. It's
discourteous to subscribe anyone to a list without their knowledge;
I would take a dim view if you had subscribed me, and subscribing
a mailing list is no different.
In addition, the admin messages sent by mailing lists have no place
on firstname.lastname@example.org; that alone is justification for Chris to block
> What would be the difference between getting an announcement through my
> list, or having me post it directly?
If you posted admin messages directly Chris may well block you too!
> Am I allowed to post this news to email@example.com?
I'm sure there's no objection to your posting information useful to
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