>>>>> "BR" == Brock Rozen <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
BR> I don't think we should make this per-list.
What if I _don't_ want downloadable archives for a list? We still have to
keep them so the digests and such can be built. So what do I do? If
they're always created mode 644 then I would call that a security issue.
BR> BUT, if we are going to let them do it, then we should allow these OR
BR> the numbers. Simple translation table does the job...
Why? What on earth does that buy you, besides even more work for poor SRE?