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Subject: Re: Archives
From: Chuq Von Rospach <chuqui @ plaidworks . com>
Date: Wed, 4 Feb 1998 14:00:16 -0800
To: Gerald Oskoboiny <gerald @ impressive . net>, Chuq Von Rospach <chuqui @ plaidworks . com>
Cc: Grant Neufeld <grant @ nisto . com>, list-managers @ GreatCircle . COM
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At 1:33 PM -0800 2/4/98, Gerald Oskoboiny wrote:

>I disagree -- there's a very good reason for archives to be in
>global search engines: so the information is easily accessible
>to anyone who might need it!

Sorry, but my experience is that the archives tend to clog things up, not
enlighten. There's such a thing as overkill. And even if I didn't believe
that was true, my users privacy issues override distribution of my archives
in that way.


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