Unicode.org mail system maintenance

Michael Everson everson at evertype.com
Tue May 18 18:20:51 CDT 2021

After decades of stability, this cosmetic change seems to be extraordinarily unfriendly to users. 

Is there a reason for it, or is it just propaganda underscoring the corporate nature of the Consortium?

Michael Everson

> On 18 May 2021, at 22:45, Rick McGowan via Unicode <unicode at corp.unicode.org> wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> On May 3 the Unicode Consortium did maintenance and reconfiguration of our e-mail service. Since that time, as some have noticed, the public lists such as unicode at unicode.org have been configured to display and externalize the underlying server name (corp.unicode.org). The actual server for these lists has not changed, but the subdomain is now explicitly shown in mail list configuration and list traffic. This is intended to continue into the future.
> Thank you for your patience, and I apologize for any recent confusion.
> Regards,

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