@samwilson Membership lists are also used as ACLs in some cases, I think it would be disruptive if just being a member immediately signed you up for notifications that you can't turn off without leaving the project...
@legoktm I know, and it does totally make sense! I just think the UI should make it clearer that being a member doesn't mean you get notified of many things.
I think Gitxxb has it better, in that watching is the more obvious/common action, and being a member of a project is a whole different thing.
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