OT: Google Groups

Phil Mocek pmocek-list-markdown-discuss at mocek.org
Wed Jan 24 22:44:22 EST 2007

On Thu, Jan 25, 2007 at 02:21:41AM +0100, A. Pagaltzis wrote:

> * Jonathan Deber <jonathan.deber at utoronto.ca> [2007-01-25 00:35]:

> > Has anyone considered moving the list from mailman to Google

> > Groups?


> Please no. I don't want to have to sign up for a Google account.


> > They aren't perfect, but there is (unsurprisingly) very good

> > search functionality.


> It should work almost as well to make the archives web-viewable

> and then put a Google search box on them that restricts the

> search to just the archives instead of the whole web. The only

> prerequisite is that the archives need to actually work???

I don't know how Gmane's compares to Google Groups' search, but
[this list is available at Gmane][1], and you can browse or search
the archives there.

[1]: <http://news.gmane.org/gmane.text.markdown.general>

Phil Mocek

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