Re: [dev] Re: Starch has a web site

From: lordkrandel <>
Date: Sat, 08 Dec 2012 19:16:10 +0100

On 08/12/2012 15:26, Strake wrote:
> The forum could be a mere sticky directory, which would allow all
> normal forumnal activities. The difficulty is how to share it: the
> only user ID is the server's, so UID checks are in vain; even with 9p,
> which can authenticate a remote user, it must then set its UID, and I
> will not have such a server working as root!
> I could check UIDs in the server, but that means more code...
> A mailing list is easier to configure.
> In this case, I'm limited too by the host machine, which is not mine.

That's why mailing lists are still in use nowadays.

It just makes me dream about what I would do if I had the time.

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