JP Vossen on 16 Sep 2011 12:27:04 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] Meeting mailing list?

Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2011 02:33:43 -0400
From: Andrew Keyes <>

Isn't the announce list already a separate mailing list?

I forgot we already had that!

Date: Fri, 16 Sep 2011 10:03:21 -0400
From: Rich Freeman<>

Announce is a separate list - but I have no idea if it is no-digest-only
(granted, I have no idea why you'd use digest on a low-volume list like

Obviously if you think about it a digest is unnecessary and defeats the purpose; the disallow digest thought was just a fail-safe.

However, a suggestion would be to give everybody who coordinates a meeting
site write access to the announce list.  It would only be used in
emergencies like the one we just had.

Interestingly, when I click the link I am silently re-directed to

So I'm not really sure if this list really exists or works. But if working it would solve the problem, if we remember to use it.

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