I copied the directions from the yahoo groups page:
Irisfirstname.lastname@example.org has moved!!
It is now known as email@example.com.
firstname.lastname@example.org is an internet mailing list devoted to discussion on garden irises. Both experienced irisarians and beginners are welcome. If you grow, breed, or study irises, want to learn how, or just want to join the conversation, you are invited to subscribe.
To subscribe to this list:
1. From your email program, create a blank message.
2. In the "To:" line, type
3. In the BODY of the message put:
Depending on what kind
of service you want.
Subscribe iris will allow you to post messages to email@example.com and receive individual messages posted there.
Subscribe iris-digest will allow you to post messages to firstname.lastname@example.org and receive a daily digest of all messages posted.
Subscribe iris-allow will allow you to post messages to email@example.com but not receive individual messages posted there. (You can read the messages by accessing the archives with your browser). If you have multiple email addresses (or locations) you can subscribe all of them to allow you to post from anywhere.
subscribe demo-list firstname.lastname@example.org
4. Send the message (the subject line does not matter)
No matter how you subscribe, the address to send posts to the list is:
John Jones (email@example.com) is the LIST OWNER, a human
being who is your point of contact for questions or problems.
Enjoy the list!
Good luck getting signed on Beth
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