Re: [Cz-L] Listserv technology v blog?

From: Seymour J. <>
Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2008 08:38:18 -0500
Reply-to: Shmuel Metz <> (Seymour J.)

In <p06230904c3ae987d8adb@[]>, on 01/12/2008
   at 11:17 AM, Helene Ryding <> said:

>However, this listserv technology is really old fashioned and makes it
>difficult to follow the discussion.

Actually, listserv is probably the best of the available technologies.

>Could I suggest that it would
>be a great improvement to move to a blog format,

I would drop out if that happened. We could use a better technology, we
don't need a more popular but less useful technology.

>where the comments
>could be added directly to the original subject matter,

I'm not sure what you're saying there. With e-mail you can put comments
directly after the material you're commenting on.

>it is easier to add photos etc,

Not everybody has broadband.

>search the archives

Listserv has an archive facility.

>Lest anyone think I am some young techie,

I wouldn't expect a techie to suggest a blog.


Shmuel (Seymour J.) Metz, SysProg and JOAT


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