Re: Alioth: the future of mailing lists
- Date: Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:42:20 +0200
- From: Martin Steigerwald <martin@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Alioth: the future of mailing lists
Alexander Wirt - 19.09.17, 10:17:
> On Tue, 19 Sep 2017, Marc Haber wrote:
> > On Mon, 18 Sep 2017 21:53:43 +0200, Alexander Wirt
> > <formorer@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > >On Mon, 18 Sep 2017, Dominic Hargreaves wrote:
> > >> I have managed mailman installations for some time so I'm fairly
> > >> familiar
> > >> with how it works, and have some time from November onwards to work on
> > >> this which I hope would be enough time to develop and implement a
> > >> migration
> > >> plan. I'm CCing the alioth and DSA teams so they are aware of this.
> > >
> > >Do you have infrastructure for running it?
> > How high are the requirements (CPU-, Memory) wise? I guess that one of
> > those 5 Euros a month VPSses with 50 Gig Disk and 8 GB RAM would not
> > be enough?
> > Unfortunately, my own virtualization box that has ample free resources
> > does not have IPv4. Would it be possible to have a Debian.org host
> > relay messages coming in via IPv4? Do we have a chance to share spam
> > filtering resources with lists.debian.org?
> > I don't see running the Mailing list server the biggest challenge.
> > Providing an acceptable spam filter is.
> Yes, I would be able to create such a system in a few hours. Running it does
> take much more ressources.
Would it be possible with reasonable effort to synchronize spam filtering
configuration from lists.debian.org to that potential new mailing list server?