On 02/09/2018 12:23 PM, John Ladasky wrote:
On Friday, February 9, 2018 at 12:50:16 AM UTC-8, Tim Golden wrote:
Gmane offers a newsgroup interface to the mailing list
I haven't visited GMane in a few years, but I found it difficult to navigate.
In particular, I found searching to be cumbersome. Weren't the archives broken
into 30-day blocks?
I just tried GMane again two minutes ago. I can't confirm my recollections,
but right now what I'm seeing is worse. If you follow this link right now...
(http://gmane.org/find.php?list=comp.lang.python)... you get this:
"Not all of Gmane is back yet - We're working hard to restore everything"
And if you follow the link labeled "The latest news is at Gmane News" at the
bottom of that page, it takes you here... (http://home.gmane.org/)... and the top blog
post discussing site repairs is dated September 2016!
I'm not too excited about trying GMane again after seeing that.
You are certainly right about the gmane *Web Interface*. However, you
can access their newsgroup interface through any newsgroup reader
(including e.g. Thunderbird) and that's a really nice way of following