Patchwork [wwwdocs] lists.html -- misc tweaks

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Submitter Gerald Pfeifer
Date Aug. 25, 2013, 9:53 p.m.
Message ID <alpine.LNX.2.00.1308252351280.3920@trevally.site>
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Gerald Pfeifer - Aug. 25, 2013, 9:53 p.m.
Shorten some wording.  Avoid direct references to Bugzilla and CVS.
Move a comment to where it belongs (the subscription form).

Installed.

Gerald

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Index: lists.html
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RCS file: /cvs/gcc/wwwdocs/htdocs/lists.html,v
retrieving revision 1.104
diff -u -3 -p -r1.104 lists.html
--- lists.html	13 Sep 2009 22:46:55 -0000	1.104
+++ lists.html	25 Aug 2013 21:37:58 -0000
@@ -45,9 +45,8 @@  before <a href="#subscribe">subscribing<
   covered by other mailing lists is suitable for discussion here.</p>
 
   <p>Recruiting postings, including recruiting for GCC or other
-  free software jobs, are not permitted on this list, or on any of the
-  other GCC mailing lists.  If you are interested in hiring a GCC
-  developer, please visit the
+  free software jobs, are not permitted on any of our mailing lists.
+  If you are interested in hiring a GCC developer, please visit the
   <a href="http://www.fsf.org/resources/jobs/">FSF jobs page</a>.</p>
 
   <p>All major decisions and changes, like abandoning ports or front ends,
@@ -56,7 +55,7 @@  before <a href="#subscribe">subscribing<
   development process.</p></li>
 
   <li><b><a href="http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-bugs/">gcc-bugs</a></b>
-  is a relatively high volume list with mails from our Bugzilla
+  is a relatively high volume list with mails from our
   bug-tracking system.</li>
 
   <li><b><a href="http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/">gcc-patches</a></b>
@@ -112,7 +111,7 @@  before <a href="#subscribe">subscribing<
 
   <li><b><a href="http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-cvs-wwwdocs/">gcc-cvs-wwwdocs</a></b>
   is a read-only, relatively low volume list which tracks checkins to
-  the GCC webpages CVS repository.</li>
+  the GCC webpages repository.</li>
 
   <li><b><a href="http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gccadmin/">gccadmin</a></b>
   is a read-only moderate volume list where output from
@@ -183,6 +182,10 @@  it's assumed that no-one on these lists 
 <p>You will be able to subscribe or unsubscribe from any of the GCC mailing
 lists via this form:</p>
 
+<!-- NOTE: The server-side included form does not show up at mirrors,
+     so refer to it by an explicit hostname to avoid confusion.
+-->
+
 <blockquote>
 <form method="get" action="http://gcc.gnu.org/cgi-bin/ml-request">
   <p>Mailing list: 
@@ -293,18 +296,11 @@  give yourself posting privileges just fo
 
 <p>To complicate the harvesting of e-mail addresses from the web archives
 of the GCC mailing lists, some simple transformations are done on the
-e-mail addresses.  It isn't perfect, but short of destructively modifying
-addresses or omitting addresses altogether, there isn't a whole lot we
-can do right now.</p>
+e-mail addresses.</p>
 
 <p>See also <a href="spam.html">information about dealing with spam on
 the lists</a>.</p>
 
-<!--
-  NOTE: The server-side included form does not show up at mirrors, so refer
-        to it by an explicit hostname to avoid confusion.
--->
-
 <hr />
 
 <p>This search will allow you to search the contents gcc.gnu.org.</p>