[Systems] e-mail blast query
sdaly.be at gmail.com
Mon May 2 08:46:14 EDT 2016
Hi Bernie, please don't get excited, I don't want an argument. The issue is
not receiving an e-mail, it's mass mailing and I'm not able to do that
anymore, that's all.
On Fri, Apr 29, 2016 at 4:37 PM, Bernie Innocenti <bernie at sugarlabs.org>
> On 04/29/2016 07:05 AM, Sean DALY wrote:
> > Hi Chris,
> > historically I used the Google docs instance to send e-mails from
> > pr at sugarlabs.org <mailto:pr at sugarlabs.org>, but it was decided to end
> > support for that so I don't have a suggestion, sorry.
> Oh christ, you still blame this on us?
> pr at sugarlabs.org is and always has been forwarded to you at
> sdaly.sugarlabs at gmail.com, which presumably you control. So what's the
> > Sean
> > On Tue, Apr 26, 2016 at 3:40 PM, Chris Leonard <cjlhomeaddress at gmail.com
> > <mailto:cjlhomeaddress at gmail.com>> wrote:
> > Hi Sean and systems folks,
> > I've recovered the 2800-odd user e-mails from the old Pootle instance
> > (the user table was not migrated) and I want to send out an e-mail
> > blast inviting them to re-register and begin translating for SL
> > Currently the list in in spreadsheet format, but I can obviously
> > reconfigure as needed, I've got fields like their previous
> > firtstname, lastname, e-mail address that I would like to use to
> > customize the messages.
> > I do NOT want to just recreate the user accounts on Pootle, at this
> > point, I'd prefer an affirmative action on their part to rejoin our
> > L10n community. I don't really want to drop them into the L10n
> > mailman list and make them unsubscribe, that just seems obnoxious.
> > I don't want to get labeled as a spammer, but I'd like to send as
> > cjl at sugarlabs.org <mailto:cjl at sugarlabs.org> (if feasible).
> > I'm looking for suggestions on tools/services to do the mail-merge
> > blast. I see this as more-or-less a one-time effort to invite them
> > come home to our L10n community.
> > TIA,
> > cjl
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> Bernie Innocenti
> Sugar Labs Infrastructure Team
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