Follow-up from "Change unsubscribe language for email campaign"
The following discussion from !59121 (merged) should be addressed:
@brodockstarted a discussion: (+8 comments)
I'm a bit confused here (on why
marketing_preference_linkis used in the self managed unsubscribe link). Reading the issue made me even more confused, because it seems we are subscribing people from self managed into a mailing list we manage outside of the self manage instance, is that correct? (I really hope the answer is no).
My understanding of this feature is that we want to help the first time user do whatever is in the first time user jorney so they can get whatever they need to do, done.
If so, I also expect this to be sent by whatever transactional email system is configured in the GitLab instance, and therefore, having a link to some page on our website makes no sense. Unless the answer to my first question is yes, which brings me to the next one which is: WHY