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From Matt Hogstrom <>
Subject Re: Yoko dev list after split
Date Wed, 09 Jan 2008 02:22:08 GMT
Dain is wise beyond his years.  Keep the number of lists small.

On Jan 2, 2008, at 3:13 PM, Dain Sundstrom wrote:

> One thing I hear recommended over and over again by the opensource  
> old timers, it to keep the number of mailing lists down.  They  
> suggest that you keep as much traffic on a list until people start  
> to complain and then split.  The split becomes a positive event, and  
> if you never split then you end up with more people reviewing  
> suggestions (and hopefully more people involved in the code).  In  
> the case of this project, I think merging into a bigger list would  
> be a positive development.
> I don't have strong feelings on this... just wanted to relay what  
> has been pounded into my thick skull over the years :)
> -dain

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