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Re: ADMIN: Changing servers

  • Subject: Re: [iris-talk] ADMIN: Changing servers
  • From: "John Bruce" <jbruce1@cinci.rr.com>
  • Date: Fri, 24 May 2002 02:31:18 -0400

I have been with this list all the way back to the time of 
Rt.66 and Two Guys Ina A Garage <G>. Mallorn has been 
with us to, and has kept our archives and provided us a 
search engine for them. If votes count, I vote for Mallorn. 
John Bruce  jbruce1@cinci.rr.com
Hidden Acres Iris Gardens
SW Ohio,USDA Zone 5b
  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: John I Jones 
  To: iris-talk@yahoogroups.com 
  Sent: Friday, May 24, 2002 1:50 AM
  Subject: Re: [iris-talk] ADMIN: Changing servers

  As far as I am concerned, newsgroups/usegroups are not an option - for
  the simple reason that you have no control over who can and cannot post.
  There is no way to control flamers, nor language etc. Children are on
  the list, and I have strong opinions about the ambiance of the list. The
  archives are open to the public already. 

  There have been a (very) few problems over the years, but a listserver
  provides a method for dealing with them.


  Iris Moose wrote:

  > 2.  Set up a newsgroup such as rec.irises.  Since this group is of
  > significant size and diversity it could be done fairly quickly as far
  > as
  > newsgroups go. Probably within 3 months.  There is protocol involved
  > with
  > this and mainly you just need someone willing to do the initial
  > communication with powers-that-be.  If bamboo growers can get a
  > newgroup or
  > usenet group going surely irises could also.  The ease of use in this
  > format
  > is probably the best.  It will also attract many more participants and
  > probably swell the ranks with new AIS members because of its general
  > appeal.

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