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Subject:interest areas From:Alexander Von_obert <avobert -at- TWH -dot- MSN -dot- SUB -dot- ORG> Date:Wed, 11 Dec 1996 10:24:07 +0100
* Antwort auf eine Nachricht von Mitch Berg an All am 10.12.96
MB> > > >What about splitting the list into interest areas? Here
MB> are some
MB> > > >suggestions:
from experience I think this idea has lots of drawbacks:
- Which message should I post to which list?
Often this would lead to cross-postings.
- Many simply do not look out and would post in the wrong list.
- Many must use quite simple mail readers that cannot
put the different lists in different folders.
If you really MUST split this mailing list, choose very few (3-5), very
distinct topics. Perhaps something like: