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From: "Lancaster-Boon" <>
Subject: [DNA] Approval to enter Projects
Date: Sat, 27 Feb 2010 16:54:11 +0100
Yes it seems that they in fact do have this option. I am learning.
Apparently the reason it was switched off was because the project overloaded
both the people and the FT DNA systems at that time for various reasons.
(The project is actually older than I realized.) For a while the project was
then split in two (allocated and unallocated) but they got re-mixed.
I guess we should consider again. Applications have gone up now again, but I
think we can handle them if we switch to a permission system. I am writing
to all new applicants now anyway for the time being!
From: Raymond Wing <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Approval to enter Projects
Date: Sat, 27 Feb 2010 06:01:12 -0800 (PST)
FT DNA allows surname project administrators the option to choose whether to
accept a request to join their project initially (before they get tested). I
do not believe regional (or haplogroup) projects have that option once the
person has already been tested, and wants to join a regional and/or