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Subject: Re: "noadvertise" not working as advertised? :)
From: Dave Wolfe <dwolfe @ risc . sps . mot . com>
Date: Mon, 20 Jan 1997 12:57:58 -0600 (CST)
To: jpeek @ jpeek . com (Jerry Peek)
Cc: barr @ math . psu . edu, majordomo-workers @ greatcircle . com (Majordomo developer's mailing list)
In-reply-to: <6897.853784422@rubble.west.ora.com> from "Jerry Peek" at Jan 20, 97 10:20:22 am
Reply-to: Dave Wolfe <david_wolfe @ risc . sps . mot . com>

[ Jerry Peek writes: ]
> 
> On 20 January, Dave Wolfe <dwolfe@risc.sps.mot.com> wrote:
> > [ Jerry Peek writes: ]
> > > >>>>  1. If the from address is on the list, it is shown.
> 	...
> > > #1 doesn't seem to be true: the list is never advertised, even to
> > > addresses on the list.
> 	...
> > It appears that the test for list membership was removed in 1.94, so
> > it would appear that the FAQ is out of date in this respect. The more
> > important question is, is this how we want it to work?
> 
> The way the FAQ describes makes more sense to me, Dave.  I think it
> would be confusing for a user who's subscribed to a list to send a
> "lists" command and have Majordomo not return the name of their list.

I agree. Maybe whoever made that change will own up to it and offer some
justification?

-- 
 Dave Wolfe


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