Re: Admin - Changes to attachments.


Brad Peadon PRHS <alcogoodwin@...>
 

Ahhhmmm yeah sorry to much of a hurry, not inexhaustible, but certainly bigger than what I quoted. 

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--- On Fri, 4/13/12, Brian wrote:

From: Brian
Subject: Re: [LRRSA] Re: Admin - Changes to attachments.
To: LRRSA@...
Date: Friday, 13 April, 2012, 1:05 AM

 

Brad,
You had better take another look it says 100GB
Brian
Qld. Aust.
----- Original Message -----
From: "moretonshay" <alcogoodwin@...>
To: <LRRSA@...>
Sent: Friday, April 13, 2012 3:01 PM
Subject: [LRRSA] Re: Admin - Changes to attachments.

> But a very limited one.
> I just had a look at the archive section (a nice shot BTW Frank) and we
> are limited to 100mb.
> Beyond this I would assume it would start deleting the oldest ones to
> make room for the newer. Either that or just stop loading them up at all.
>
> Brad
>
> --- In LRRSA@..., "Brian" >>
>> Frank,
>> That setting is the best one to use, because it allows those who only get
>> the daily digest, to view any attached photos, on the other setting they
>> would have no way to see attached photos, plus all the while you are
>> adding
>> to a good achieve.
>> Brian
>> Qld. Aust.
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Frank Stamford"
>> To: <LRRSA@...>
>> Sent: Friday, April 13, 2012 2:49 PM
>> Subject: Re: [LRRSA] Re: Admin - Changes to attachments. [1 Attachment]
>>
>>
>> > Hello all,
>> >
>> > OK so here is a test with new setting.
>> >
>> > It is the McIvor Tramway in Victoria, and one of my PhotoShop
>> > experiments.
>> >
>> > Regards,
>> >
>> > Frank
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > On 13/04/2012 2:34 PM, Brian wrote:
>> >>
>> >> As far as I know in order to be a member of any Yahoo group you have
>> >> to have
>> >> a Yahoo ID, you don't have to have any "account".
>> >> Brian
>> >> Qld. Aust.
>> >> ----- Original Message -----
>> >> From: "rnveditor" <rodsmith@...
>> >> >
>> >> To: <LRRSA@... >
>> >> Sent: Friday, April 13, 2012 2:27 PM
>> >> Subject: [LRRSA] Re: Admin - Changes to attachments.
>> >>
>> >> > What a poor choice.
>> >> > People must have a Yahoo account, or they can't even send a message
>> >> > without attachments.
>> >> > The option 'attachments not on site' requires direct email, and
>> >> cluttered
>> >> > mailboxes. Everybody has to receive everything.
>> >> > Of my 35 groups, only two others run with that option:
>> >> > * TramsDownUnder, which has a privately-run archive giving the same
>> >> > benefits. It is a high-traffic site, and I don't have to get
>> >> > individual
>> >> > emails: I read the posts and view the photos at the private archive.
>> >> > * eurotrams, which is totally out of contol. To avoid ruining my
>> >> > main
>> >> > mailbox with its higher traffic and oversize photos, I have the
>> >> direct the
>> >> > email to my holiday account rather than my main one, but that
>> >> account is
>> >> > unbelievably cumbersome for retrieving anything. I now have 17 000
>> >> > unviewed photos sitting in it. They may as well never have been
>> >> sent, and
>> >> > that is just of true of the new enthusiastic wave from this group: I
>> >> will
>> >> > never see them.
>> >> >
>> >> > The attachments stored on site provide a clickable thumbail on all
>> >> emails,
>> >> > and all messages viewed at the website.
>> >> > This provides maximum convenience, combined with minimum bandwidth
>> >> waste.
>> >> > People dowload/view what they want, ansd are not forced into an all
>> >> > or
>> >> > none approach. This approach has revitalised those groups which had
>> >> > banned it hitherto. Old members are sharing their collections, and
>> >> others
>> >> > are commenting on the aspects revealed, and younger members are
>> >> learning
>> >> > while the old ones are still around.
>> >> >
>> >> > The one problem, which is soluble: there is no search function in
>> >> > the
>> >> > attachments folder (but there isn't one in the photos folder). It
>> >> > falls
>> >> > to the poster to ensure that all key search terms are included in
>> >> the body
>> >> > of the message to which it is attached. Months/years later, people
>> >> > can
>> >> > search on a term in the messages section of yahoo, the messages will
>> >> > appear, and will still have the clickable links to the relevant
>> >> photo(s).
>> >> >
>> >> > Roderick B Smith
>> >> > Rail News Victoria Editor
>> >> >
>> >> > Store On Site - Remove from emails.
>> >> > Send In Emails - Not Store On Site.
>> >> > I have taken the latter option because not everyone has a Yahoo
>> >> account to
>> >> > access the archives.
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> >
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