[development] Overwhelmed by traffic on this list
cel4145 at cyberdash.com
Wed Jan 11 00:15:00 UTC 2006
"In theory, digest mode would work for this, since you can just scan the
That's what I do since half of what everyone talks about concerning code
is beyond me :) However, it is good to see the focus of the discussions
even when I don't understand the details.
And you are right. Dries and others are very good about using good
subject lines for announcements. It's easy to pick them up from the list
of messages at the beginning of the digest.
One thing that might help, though, is that sometimes the development
list is very, very active and many digests go out during the day. For
those following along, one digest a day is good, but more might not
really be necessary. For mailman, set the "How big in Kb should a digest
be before it gets sent out?" parameter for digest a lot higher than it
currently is. "Should a digest be dispatched daily when the size
threshold isn't reached?" should definitely be set to yes.
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