From: Eric Wong <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: [PATCH 3/3] doc: update wording to avoid "mailing list"
Date: Mon, 22 Apr 2019 01:49:06 +0000 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <email@example.com> (raw)
The concept of a "mailing list" infers the existence of a
centralized subscriber list, and hurts forkability. Mail
archives are easily forkable, subscriber lists are not.
Documentation/olddoc.5.pod | 5 ++---
README | 13 +++++++------
2 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)
diff --git a/Documentation/olddoc.5.pod b/Documentation/olddoc.5.pod
index bda770f..6e03e3a 100644
@@ -19,9 +19,8 @@ configuration to deal with.
HTML file that will be merged into RDoc after-the-fact. It is useful
for merging non-RDoc generated HTML into the project.
-`ml_url` is the mailing list archive location.
-`public_email` is the email address of a publically archived mailing list
+`ml_url` is the mail archive location.
+`public_email` is the email address of a mail archived at `ml_url`
As of olddoc 1.2.0, `ml_url` and `nntp_url` may be YAML arrays
with multiple URLs.
diff --git a/README b/README
index b9538e7..e902589 100644
@@ -64,14 +64,15 @@ with git(7)) and send them via email to <firstname.lastname@example.org>
All feedback (comments, results, feature requests, bug reports, patches,
-pull-requests) via plain-text mail to the mailing list is very much
+pull-requests) via plain-text email is very much appreciated.
-Please send plain-text mail to the list at <email@example.com>
+Please send plain-text email to us at <firstname.lastname@example.org>
+Use reply-to-all as we do not require any sort of subscription.
HTML will not be read. olddoc is for GUI-phobes, by GUI-phobes.
-Mailing list archives available at https://80x24.org/olddoc-public/
-No subscription will ever be necessary to post to the mailing list.
+We archive all of our mail publically at:
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Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2019-04-22 1:49 [PATCH 0/3] Earth Day changes! Eric Wong
2019-04-22 1:49 ` [PATCH 1/3] add dark216 color scheme for power savings Eric Wong
2019-04-22 1:49 ` [PATCH 2/3] doc: switch to perlpod for documentation Eric Wong
2019-04-22 1:49 ` Eric Wong [this message]
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