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From Alex Karasulu <akaras...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [OT] Mailing list etiquette
Date Wed, 24 Jan 2007 19:26:38 GMT
Ersin Er wrote:
> On 1/18/07, Alex Karasulu <akarasulu@apache.org> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> We (myself included) have lousy ML etiquette.  It's just going down hill.
>>
>> Please no posts with html.
>>
>> No cross posting.
>>
>> We do not change the subject when appropriate (meaning when the
>> conversation topic has shifted to something other than the old subject
>> line).  Remember the best knowledge base we have is Google's indices
>> into mailing list archives.  So think about that when you write the
>> subject line.
>>
>> We start threads with cryptic subjects without nice tags for tracking
>> different kinds of subjects.  The [XXX] convention is only worth
>> something if there is consistency in it's use with the right tags.  We
>> might have the following:
>>
>> [ApacheDS]
>> [Triplesec]
>> [Site]
>> [Release]
>> [Vote]
>> [OT]
> 
> [Community] ? For articles etc.

Sure that sounds ok.  Just use your discretion for it.

Alex

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