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From "Ross Gardler (MS OPEN TECH)" <Ross.Gard...@microsoft.com>
Subject RE: moderators?
Date Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:30:02 GMT
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-----Original Message-----
From: andrew [mailto:millerandrew592@gmail.com] 
Sent: Monday, June 29, 2015 12:16 PM
To: dev@community.apache.org
Subject: Re: moderators?

How do I stop from getting this emails?
andrew miller

-----Original Message-----
From: sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:43:32
To: <dev@community.apache.org>
Reply-To: dev@community.apache.org
Subject: Re: moderators?

On 29 June 2015 at 19:15, Branko Čibej <brane@apache.org> wrote:
> On 29.06.2015 15:58, sebb wrote:
>> One thing to watch out for: if a moderator goes offline for a while 
>> and sets up an auto-responder, then I have seen in the past that this 
>> can auto-approve moderation requests.
>>
>> I don't know if it's possible to fix this;
>
> Should be.

In theory it can be done since ezmlm is open source software.
However whether or not it is easy to do is another matter entirely.

> The default reply address on moderation mails is set to accept; would 
> be better, IMHO, to default to reject and make accepting require some 
> extra effort instead.

I disagree.

That would make for a lot more effort by moderators.
At present moderators can use Reply to accept and Reply All to accept and allow.

Moderation is tedious enough without making it harder to do.

> -- Brane
>
>
>>  I have raised
>>
>> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/INFRA-9894
>>
>> On 27 June 2015 at 17:52, Ross Gardler (MS OPEN TECH) 
>> <Ross.Gardler@microsoft.com> wrote:
>>> We don't want our lists to become homes for spam bots. Our moderators do an amazing
job of keep our inboxes free of spam.
>>>
>>> Sent from my Windows Phone
>>> ________________________________
>>> From: Stefan Reich<mailto:stefan.reich.maker.of.eye@googlemail.com>
>>> Sent: ‎6/‎27/‎2015 7:57 AM
>>> To: dev@community.apache.org<mailto:dev@community.apache.org>
>>> Subject: Re: moderators?
>>>
>>> Maybe it's not a problem to just let stuff through.
>>>
>>> On Sat, Jun 27, 2015 at 6:06 AM, Ross Gardler (MS OPEN TECH) < 
>>> Ross.Gardler@microsoft.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Who are the moderators for this list? We seem to be getting many 
>>>> emails that should not be getting through. Do we need to find some 
>>>> new blood to spread the load?
>>>>
>
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