Subject: Re: seriousness of this Project
To: Michael Parson <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/10/2005 21:15:35
On Sat, Sep 10, 2005 at 02:02:28PM -0500, Michael Parson wrote:
> Some of the lists I'm on even offer downloadable archives of past
> messages, if I find a thread I'd like to read via their web interface, I
> can grab that month's worth of messages and import them into my mail
> files and read it in mutt, threaded, hopping around much more quickly
> than any web browser would let me.

Yes, I would very much like to see the list archives being available in
mbox format, say in monthly chunks, so users can easily download them and
jump into threads on lists they're not subscribed to.