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Subject: Re: Confirmation Required
From: "Roger B.A. Klorese" <rogerk @ QueerNet . ORG>
Date: Fri, 5 May 2000 10:04:26 -0700 (PDT)
To: murr rhame <murr @ vnet . net>
Cc: list-managers @ GreatCircle . COM
In-reply-to: <Pine . SOL . 4 . 10 . 10005051132590 . 26803-100000 @ katie . vnet . net>

On Fri, 5 May 2000, murr rhame wrote:
> I HAVE read both Chuq's remarks and yours.  I strongly disagree
> with most of the premises.  I vehemently disagree with the
> conclusions.  IMHO, open subscription without confirmation is
> unconscionable.  To do so is aiding and abetting net hoodlums.

For many of my lists, subscription by request with manual confirmation is
far less confusing to users -- and, oddly, MORE scalable and LESS
resource-intensive.

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