[Zombies] The Zombies List...

Bill Bradley mkultra at io.com
Thu Apr 29 05:28:04 PDT 2010


Thanks for the clarification. I would prefer not to move to Google  
Groups.

-billb

On Apr 29, 2010, at 7:12 AM, Jon Whitney <turbid at gmail.com> wrote:

> the zombies at hollyfeld.org list is not going away contrary to the email
> that went out from Jon Drukman
>
>
> On Thu, Apr 29, 2010 at 12:51 AM, adjust <adjust at rematter.com> wrote:
>> so i'm mildly confused, are there two unique lists now, and is there
>> unique posts going to each list? or are the same posts somehow being
>> replicated in both places?
>>
>> if i'm reading correctly it sounds like it's temporary until the  
>> holyfield
>> list goes away, but for the increasing amount of information overload
>> that's being offered on the internets these days, this doesn't seem  
>> very
>> efficient. especially for those of us that want to be a part of the
>> community, but have little to no time to be filtering information we
>> thought was already was being streamlined.
>>
>> on top of that, and i don't mean to be ripping on the new  
>> conventions - i
>> totally understand the need and the purpose, but am i the only one  
>> that
>> can't stand google groups? with the number of orgs/labels/lists/etc  
>> making
>> the transition to google groups, it almost seems lazy and it  
>> definitely
>> feels homogenized. not to mention all the corporate overtones already
>> mentioned and the control it surrenders as an underground  
>> community, for a
>> lack of a better word...
>>
>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> The zombies list Is still functional here at hollyfeld.org fyi - Jon
>>> Drukman found it in his best interest to get everyone over to a  
>>> google
>>> group because he wasn't satisfied with hollyfeld.org's performance
>>> lately.
>>>
>>> In the 15+ years that Dan has volunteered his time, server space,  
>>> and
>>> bandwidth, only rarely has there been problems, and all of them have
>>> been fixable.
>>>
>>> If zombies at hollyfeld closes in favor of google groups then we lose  
>>> the
>>> privacy we have. Our emails become property of a multi-billion  
>>> dollar
>>> international corporation, and we can no longer enjoy things like
>>> "Samples Galore" for the sake of protecting Jack and MBM as  
>>> everything
>>> will now be indexable/searchable/public/etc....  We also open
>>> ourselves up to be advertised to, spammed, etc,...
>>>
>>> I'm not unsubscribing from here, personally.  This list is not  
>>> closing
>>> down any time soon.
>>>
>>> You're free to make up your own mind.
>>>
>>> Jon W
>>>
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