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Re[2]: Is the New List Possible

From: Alexander Savenkov <savenkov@xmlhack.ru>
Date: Fri, 7 Jan 2005 21:30:04 +0300
Message-ID: <123662807.20050107213004@xmlhack.ru>
To: "Charles McCathieNevile" <charles@sidar.org>
CC: w3c-translators@w3.org

On 2005-01-07T09:07:00+03:00 Charles McCathieNevile wrote:


> We have actually used yahoogroups (as it is now) for our list.

Yahoo!, SourceForge, etc. are good. However they are, as you mentioned
already, quite primitive and, what seems more important to me, are
outside of the W3C. The W3C software is a) better (well, at least to
me), b) vendor, business, and circumstances independent and c) used by
the large W3C community. I'm sure everyone agrees with points b and c.

xmlhack.ru is running a couple of lists at SourceForge, but they have
been useless so far.

> If you have someone in the group of russian translators who can run
> a better mail archive, that might be preferable.

I believe almost anyone could run that thing. But I, for instance,
have no idea what mailing list/archiving software should be used.
Could anyone point me to a good piece of software with multiple
encodings support?

> But I am also aware of the load put on W3C just to run its own
> latin-character mailing lists

Yeah, unfortunately. Or fortunately? At least we have these lists! :)

  Alexander Savenkov                            http://www.xmlhack.ru/
  savenkov@xmlhack.ru             http://www.xmlhack.ru/authors/croll/
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