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Subject: [gopher] Re: This mailing list
From: John Goerzen <jgoerzen@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2009 21:03:57 -0500
Reply-to: gopher@xxxxxxxxxxxx

Brian Koontz wrote:
> So long as I continue to receive my gopher e-mails without having to
> deal with a web interface, count me happy.  

Me too :-)

> But I am a bit confused, though...The Google Groups privacy notice
> states:
>     You need a Google Account to create a group or post comments in the
>     Google Groups service. [1]

There is a slightly poorly-documented interface.  You can send an email
to groupname+subscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx to subscribe without a Google
Account, and can post to the list without a Google Account after that.

> It really doesn't matter to me, as I have a Google account...but, it
> might matter otherwise to someone who might want to join the list but
> would rather not be forced to create a Google account to participate.

I will be posting instructions on the group's homepage for how to
participate without a Google Account, if we go that route.

-- John

> [1]
> [2] 
>   --Brian

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