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Re: Un-subscribe from public-html without leaving HTMLWG?

From: Alfonso Martínez de Lizarrondo <amla70@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 30 Jun 2007 11:12:32 +0200
Message-ID: <af2a8eab0706300212sfc3537by27338833d09fc17b@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Ben 'Cerbera' Millard" <cerbera@projectcerbera.com>
Cc: "Patrick Garies" <pgaries@fastmail.us>, "Dan Connolly" <connolly@w3.org>, HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>

Initially I subscribed with one of my main addresses and certainly
there are too many messages each day, so I did set up a filter at the
server to resend all the messages to a gmail account where I can check
them without any problem with my normal account.

Then someone asked how to change the email address, so I did follow
the advice and changed the account to the gmail so it doesn't put any
stress at all on my normal account.


2007/6/30, Ben 'Cerbera' Millard <cerbera@projectcerbera.com>:
> "Patrick Garies" <pgaries@fastmail.us> wrote:
> > An alternative is to have your email client redirect the email to a
> > separate folder.
> I already do this, hence the "filling an HTML5 folder" part of my original
> message. I'd like to avoid this traffic on my mail server and the filesize
> in my local store whilst still participating in the Group.
> Dan Connolly wrote:
> > Karl, please ask the systems team to consider an enhancement request along
> > these lines.
> Unfortunately I can't provide a patch for this. Asking for a feature I can't
> help with is poor manners on my part, sorry. But many others have expressed
> a desire to participate without so much e-mail traffic reaching them.
> The main archive page [1] has links to the current unsubscribe+leave
> prodecures. The frontend for an unsubscribe-only feature could be added
> there if the systems team are kind enough to create one.
> [1] <http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-html/>
> Ben 'Cerbera' Millard
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