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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [ALL] Too much traffic on the "dev" ML
Date Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:03:16 GMT
On 16 January 2015 at 10:49, Emmanuel Bourg <ebourg@apache.org> wrote:
> If the volume of messages discourages new contributors from joining the
> project that's indeed an issue. We had an average of 400 messages per
> month in 2014, that's on par with maven-dev, half of tomcat-dev and 1/7
> of lucene-dev.
>
> I don't think splitting the list by component is a good idea though,
> this will kill the community (the 'all' list is unlikely to be popular).

+1

> But maybe we could consider separating the commits from the discussions
> (with a forced subscription to the commits for the PMC members)?

Commits already have a separate list.

Commons has the following lists:

commits
dev
issues
notification
user

http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/#commons

Note: notification was set up for buildbot messages, but so far
attempts to redirect the output from commits have failed.
Infra are still investigating.

> Emmanuel Bourg
>
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