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3<mainpage id="lists"> 4<mainpage id="lists">
4 <title>Gentoo Linux Mailing Lists</title> 5 <title>Gentoo Mailing Lists</title>
5 <author title="Author"> 6 <author title="Author">
6 <mail link="drobbins@gentoo.org">Daniel Robbins</mail> 7 <mail link="drobbins@gentoo.org">Daniel Robbins</mail>
7 <mail link="cybersystem@gentoo.org">Sascha Schwabbauer</mail> 8 <mail link="cybersystem@gentoo.org">Sascha Schwabbauer</mail>
8 </author> 9 </author>
9 <version>1.0</version> 10 <version>1.1</version>
10 <date>18 Jan 2004</date> 11 <date>13 May 2004</date>
11 <chapter> 12 <chapter>
12 <title>Gentoo Linux Mailing List Overview</title> 13 <title>Mailing List Overview</title>
13 <section> 14 <section>
14 <body> 15 <body>
15 16
16 <p>The Gentoo Linux free software project has a number of public mailing lists, covering a variety of Gentoo Linux-related 17 <p>The Gentoo free software project has a number of public mailing lists, covering a variety of Gentoo-related
17 subjects. Our mailing lists are powered by a customized version of <uri link="http://ezmlm.org">ezmlm/idx</uri> that provides 18 subjects. Our mailing lists are powered by a customized version of <uri link="http://ezmlm.org">ezmlm/idx</uri> that provides
18 <c>List-Id:</c> mail headers and <c>[listname]</c> subject prefixes to comply with modern mailing list manager standards 19 <c>List-Id:</c> mail headers and <c>[listname]</c> subject prefixes to comply with modern mailing list manager standards
19 and conventions.</p> 20 and conventions.</p>
20 21
21 <p>One interacts with <c>ezmlm/idx</c> via email. To subscribe to a list, send an empty email to:</p> 22 <p>One interacts with <c>ezmlm/idx</c> via email. To subscribe to a list, send an empty email to:</p>
22 <p><c>listname-subscribe@gentoo.org</c></p> 23 <p><c>listname-subscribe@gentoo.org</c></p>
24 <note>Replace 'listname' with the actual name of the list that you want to subscribe to</note>
23 <p>Once subscribed to the list, you can post to it by sending an email to:</p> 25 <p>Once subscribed to the list, you can post to it by sending an email to:</p>
24 <p><c>listname@gentoo.org</c></p> 26 <p><c>listname@gentoo.org</c></p>
25 <p>To unsubscribe from a list, send an empty email to:</p> 27 <p>To unsubscribe from a list, send an empty email to:</p>
26 <p><c>listname-unsubscribe@gentoo.org</c></p> 28 <p><c>listname-unsubscribe@gentoo.org</c></p>
27 <p>All of our lists also have a corresponding digest list. Digest lists will mail a single email to you every couple of days, 29 <p>All of our lists also have a corresponding digest list. Digest lists will mail a single email to you every couple of days,
28 rather than individual emails for each post. Send an empty email to the following addresses to subscribe and unsubscribe from 30 rather than individual emails for each post. Send an empty email to the following addresses to subscribe and unsubscribe from
29 mailing lists respectively:</p> 31 mailing lists respectively:</p>
30 <p><c>listname-digest-subscribe@gentoo.org</c><br/> 32 <p><c>listname-digest-subscribe@gentoo.org</c><br/>
31 <c>listname-digest-unsubscribe@gentoo.org</c></p> 33 <c>listname-digest-unsubscribe@gentoo.org</c></p>
32 <p>You can learn more about the capabilities of ezmlm/idx by reading the <uri link="http://ezmlm.org/ezman-0.32/ezman1.html">Ezmlm/idx User's Manual</uri>. You can also learn more about the Gentoo Linux mailing list system by reading the short Gentoo Linux mailing 34 <p>You can learn more about the capabilities of ezmlm/idx by reading the <uri link="http://ezmlm.org/ezman-0.32/ezman1.html">Ezmlm/idx User's Manual</uri>. You can also learn more about the Gentoo mailing list system by reading the short Gentoo mailing
33 list FAQ that appears later in this document.</p> 35 list FAQ that appears later in this document.</p>
34 </body> 36 </body>
35 </section> 37 </section>
36 </chapter> 38 </chapter>
37 <chapter> 39 <chapter>
38 <title>Gentoo Linux Mailing Lists</title> 40 <title>Mailing Lists</title>
39 <section> 41 <section>
40 <title>Primary Gentoo Linux Mailing Lists</title> 42 <title>Primary Gentoo Mailing Lists</title>
41 <body> 43 <body>
42 <table> 44 <table>
43 <tr> 45 <tr>
44 <th>List name</th> 46 <th>List name</th>
45 <th>Description</th> 47 <th>Description</th>
46 </tr> 48 </tr>
47 <tr> 49 <tr>
48 <ti><c>gentoo-user</c></ti> 50 <ti><c>gentoo-user</c></ti>
49 <ti>General Gentoo Linux user support and discussion mailing list</ti> 51 <ti>General Gentoo user support and discussion mailing list</ti>
50 </tr> 52 </tr>
51 <tr> 53 <tr>
52 <ti><c>gentoo-announce</c></ti> 54 <ti><c>gentoo-announce</c></ti>
53 <ti>General Gentoo Linux announcements list (new releases, security fixes)</ti> 55 <ti>General Gentoo announcements list (new releases, security fixes)</ti>
54 </tr> 56 </tr>
55 <tr> 57 <tr>
56 <ti><c>gentoo-dev</c></ti> 58 <ti><c>gentoo-dev</c></ti>
57 <ti>General Gentoo developer discussion mailing list</ti> 59 <ti>General Gentoo developer discussion mailing list</ti>
58 </tr> 60 </tr>
60 <ti><c>gentoo-security</c></ti> 62 <ti><c>gentoo-security</c></ti>
61 <ti>For the discussion of security issues and fixes</ti> 63 <ti>For the discussion of security issues and fixes</ti>
62 </tr> 64 </tr>
63 <tr> 65 <tr>
64 <ti><c>gentoo-desktop</c></ti> 66 <ti><c>gentoo-desktop</c></ti>
65 <ti>Mailing list devoted to Gentoo Linux on the desktop</ti> 67 <ti>Mailing list devoted to Gentoo on the desktop</ti>
66 </tr> 68 </tr>
67 <tr> 69 <tr>
68 <ti><c>gentoo-desktop-research</c></ti> 70 <ti><c>gentoo-desktop-research</c></ti>
69 <ti>Discussions about improving the Gentoo desktop experience</ti> 71 <ti>Discussions about improving the Gentoo desktop experience</ti>
70 </tr> 72 </tr>
83 <tr> 85 <tr>
84 <ti><c>gentoo-sparc</c></ti> 86 <ti><c>gentoo-sparc</c></ti>
85 <ti>For Gentoo Linux/Sparc user support and discussion</ti> 87 <ti>For Gentoo Linux/Sparc user support and discussion</ti>
86 </tr> 88 </tr>
87 <tr> 89 <tr>
88 <ti><c>gentoo-cvs</c></ti> 90 <ti><c>gentoo-doc-cvs</c></ti>
89 <ti>Subscribe to this list if you would like to receive a daily CVS Portage ChangeLog</ti> 91 <ti>Subscribe to this list if you want to be notified on changes regarding our documentation</ti>
90 </tr> 92 </tr>
91 <tr> 93 <tr>
92 <ti><c>gentoo-alpha</c></ti> 94 <ti><c>gentoo-alpha</c></ti>
93 <ti>For Gentoo Linux/Alpha user support and discussion</ti> 95 <ti>For Gentoo Linux/Alpha user support and discussion</ti>
94 </tr> 96 </tr>
124 <ti><c>gentoo-hppa</c></ti> 126 <ti><c>gentoo-hppa</c></ti>
125 <ti>Discussions about running Gentoo on the HPPA architecture</ti> 127 <ti>Discussions about running Gentoo on the HPPA architecture</ti>
126 </tr> 128 </tr>
127 <tr> 129 <tr>
128 <ti><c>gentoo-osx</c></ti> 130 <ti><c>gentoo-osx</c></ti>
129 <ti>For Gentoo Linux/OSX user and developer discussion</ti> 131 <ti>For Gentoo OSX user and developer discussion</ti>
130 </tr> 132 </tr>
131 <tr> 133 <tr>
132 <ti><c>gentoo-server</c></ti> 134 <ti><c>gentoo-server</c></ti>
133 <ti>Discussions about Gentoo in production environments</ti> 135 <ti>Discussions about Gentoo in production environments</ti>
134 </tr> 136 </tr>
135 <tr> 137 <tr>
136 <ti><c>gentoo-cygwin</c></ti> 138 <ti><c>gentoo-cygwin</c></ti>
137 <ti>For Gentoo Linux/cygwin user support and discussion</ti> 139 <ti>For Gentoo cygwin user support and discussion</ti>
138 </tr> 140 </tr>
139 <tr> 141 <tr>
140 <ti><c>gentoo-ia64</c></ti> 142 <ti><c>gentoo-ia64</c></ti>
141 <ti>For Gentoo Linux/ia64 user support and discussion</ti> 143 <ti>For Gentoo Linux/ia64 user support and discussion</ti>
142 </tr> 144 </tr>
170 </tr> 172 </tr>
171 </table> 173 </table>
172</body> 174</body>
173 </section> 175 </section>
174 <section> 176 <section>
175 <title>Non-English Gentoo Linux Mailing Lists</title> 177 <title>Non-English Mailing Lists</title>
176 <body> 178 <body>
177 <table> 179 <table>
178 <tr> 180 <tr>
179 <th>List name</th> 181 <th>List name</th>
180 <th>Description</th> 182 <th>Description</th>
237 </tr> 239 </tr>
238 </table> 240 </table>
239 </body> 241 </body>
240 </section> 242 </section>
241 <section> 243 <section>
242 <title>Other Gentoo Linux Mailing Lists</title> 244 <title>Other Mailing Lists</title>
243 <body> 245 <body>
244 <table> 246 <table>
245 <tr> 247 <tr>
246 <th>List name</th> 248 <th>List name</th>
247 <th>Description</th> 249 <th>Description</th>
250 <ti><c>libconf</c></ti> 252 <ti><c>libconf</c></ti>
251 <ti>For the discussion of libconf development</ti> 253 <ti>For the discussion of libconf development</ti>
252 </tr> 254 </tr>
253 <tr> 255 <tr>
254 <ti><c>bug-wranglers</c></ti> 256 <ti><c>bug-wranglers</c></ti>
255 <ti>Special-purpose list for the Gentoo Linux Bug Wranglers</ti> 257 <ti>Special-purpose list for the Gentoo Bug Wranglers</ti>
256 </tr> 258 </tr>
257 </table> 259 </table>
258 </body> 260 </body>
259 </section> 261 </section>
260 </chapter> 262 </chapter>
263
261 <chapter> 264 <chapter>
265 <title>Archives</title>
266 <section>
267 <body>
268 <p>We used to host our own mail archives, but that got pretty boring fast.
269 The following sites host pretty decent archives of most of the mailing lists,
270 so please utilize them rather than asking for 'official' Gentoo mailing list
271 archives. These are the 'official' ones :).<br/>
272 <uri link="http://news.gmane.org/search.php?match=gentoo">Gmane</uri><br/>
273 <uri link="http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/">MARC: Mailing list ARChives</uri></p>
274 </body>
275 </section>
276 </chapter>
277
278 <chapter>
262 <title>Gentoo Linux Mailing List Mini-FAQ</title> 279 <title>Mailing List Mini-FAQ</title>
263 <section> 280 <section>
264 <title>I subscribed to a list using my home email address, but I can't post to the list from work. What do I do to fix this?</title> 281 <title>I subscribed to a list using my home email address, but I can't post to the list from work. What do I do to fix this?</title>
265 282
266 <body><p>To reduce spam, all of our lists are configured to only allow posts from official subscriber email addresses. Fortunately, 283 <body><p>To reduce spam, all of our lists are configured to only allow posts from official subscriber email addresses. Fortunately,
267 <c>ezmlm/idx</c> supports a concept known as "aliases," allowing you to register alternate email addresses that can also be used to 284 <c>ezmlm/idx</c> supports a concept known as "aliases," allowing you to register alternate email addresses that can also be used to
287 </p></body> 304 </p></body>
288 </section> 305 </section>
289 306
290 307
291 <section> 308 <section>
292 <title>How do I use procmail to filter Gentoo Linux mailing list messages?</title> 309 <title>How do I use procmail to filter Gentoo mailing list messages?</title>
293 <body><p>To filter incoming mail arriving from list <c>listname</c>, use the following <c>procmail</c> recipe:</p> 310 <body><p>To filter incoming mail arriving from list <c>listname</c>, use the following <c>procmail</c> recipe:</p>
294 <pre> 311 <pre>
295:0 312:0:
296* ^List-Id:.*listname\.gentoo\.org 313* ^List-Id:.*listname\.gentoo\.org
297Mail/listname 314Mail/listname
298 </pre> 315 </pre>
299 <p>This is identical to how you'd filter incoming <e>Mailman</e> mailing list manager emails.</p> 316 <p>This is identical to how you'd filter incoming <e>Mailman</e> mailing list manager emails.</p>
300 </body> 317 </body>

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