[arch-general] Mailing list etiquette

Carsten Mattner carstenmattner at gmail.com
Thu Apr 14 14:27:18 UTC 2016

On Tue, Apr 12, 2016 at 10:06 AM, Ralf Mardorf <silver.bullet at zoho.com> wrote:

> Some mailing lists allow small attachments. But it's also common
> practise to use http://pastebin.com/, http://picpaste.com/ and smlar
> sites and then just to post links.

If the data is of intermittent use and interest, that might be a good
idea, but linking to an external pastebin which can go defunct or
the page go missing/removed, I'd advise against a policy like that.
You'd get an archived list post which links to something you cannot
load anymore.

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