moderated Re: Transfer invites


On Wed, Oct 30, 2019 at 02:52 PM, Mark Fletcher wrote:
If someone is already a member, then we do nothing.
Yep. Mark, just FYI, there are some yahoo group owners who don't understand this, and who are sending out special notices in their old yahoo groups screaming at members in all caps not to join the new group or it will screw everything up. Some are also telling people, repeatedly, in special notice after special notice, that if they do not want to belong to the group they "MUST UNSUBSCRIBE NOW" before the transfer. But of course, Yahoo's unsubscribe feature has been broken for years in many groups, not to mention that it's extremely easy for members to demur after the transfer (and as I recall, perhaps even during it). 

Messages are the sole opinion of the author, especially the fishy ones.
My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together. - Desmond Tutu
Note on an occupational hazard: I comment frequently in beta based on my desire for the betterment of as a product. Only a fraction of the time are my comments and suggestions specifically a matter of self-interest. Don't assume the latter when the former may be the case.

Join to automatically receive all group messages.