[Ubuntu-l10n-eng] Looking for additional moderators for this list
cjwatson at ubuntu.com
Fri Sep 19 11:54:50 BST 2008
On Sat, Jun 28, 2008 at 01:45:36AM +1000, Sridhar Dhanapalan wrote:
> I'm looking for people to help with moderation of this list.
> Moderators will be notified via e-mail whenever a new message gets caught in
> the moderation queue. Their responsibility is to log into the moderation
> interface and allow/deny these messages based on whether they are relevant to
> the list. It's a very simple job, but I just haven't had the time to do it
> Please contact me if you're interested. For quality control purposes, I'll
> only accept people who have good track records in the ubuntu-l10n-en-gb team
> (i.e. have made many good contributions over a period of time).
I don't have enough of a track record here to qualify, but I do moderate
quite a number of Ubuntu lists (including ubuntu-devel-announce and
ubuntu-devel, which get a lot of spam traffic) so can share some
experience. Have you tried using the listadmin package? It really makes
moderation a lot easier, as you don't have to deal with clicking around
in mailman's web interface.
You just need a ~/.listadmin.ini that looks like this:
username your-email-address at example.org
ubuntu-l10n-eng at lists.ubuntu.com
ubuntu-something-else at lists.ubuntu.com
Colin Watson [cjwatson at ubuntu.com]
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