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From Rob Weir <>
Subject Re: Regarding the PPMC's Private List
Date Thu, 07 Jul 2011 17:16:39 GMT
On Thu, Jul 7, 2011 at 12:36 PM, Daniel Shahaf <> wrote:
> Rob Weir wrote on Thu, Jul 07, 2011 at 11:44:33 -0400:
>> 2) I wonder whether it would be a good idea, at least while the PPMC
>> is still growing and we're getting up to speed, for all notes to the
>> ooo-private list to be prefaced by a sentence explaining why the
>> private list is needed for that message.  For example, "I am using the
>> private list because this is account request email contains a members
>> personal email address".  Thinking out loud like this could help
>> reinforce the proper use of that list, and would also make the reasons
>> of any mistaken uses more obvious and correctable.
> Counterproposal:
> People send to ooo-private@ when they judge that appropriate, without
> long monologues explaining their judgement.  If someone thinks they're
> wrong they ask them to explain why they used that list.

No one is proposing a long monologue.  In fact the suggested statement
would be much shorter than your response here.  Or mine.

> Pretty much how it went so far.

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