Re: Create a CuSeeMe newgroup...

Karl-Heinz Gasper (rz29@nz50.rz.uni-karlsruhe.de)
Wed, 1 Nov 1995 11:34:32 +0000


There is a newsgroup 'comp.dcom.videoconf'; therefore ALT.VIDEO.CONFERENCE
would be redundant!

Karl-Heinz email: Gasper@rz.uni-karlsruhe.de Germany

>How about ALT.VIDEO.CONFERENCE if you want to keep it generic. This
>mail list, however, is not generic, so I see nothing wrong with
>ALT.CUSEEME
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>Regards,
>Brian.
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>On Tue, 31 Oct 1995 23:19:22 +1600 (PST), you (neisius@netcom.com
>(Bill Neisius)) wrote:
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>>Isn't it about time that this list became a newsgroup?
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>>As I understand it, all that's required is a brief discussion period
>>in alt.config, followed by the posting of a 'newgroup' control message
>>(I accidently created 'alt.blah' testing it out...)
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>>Any suggestions for the newsgroup name?
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>> alt.cuseeme
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>>...seems kind of obvious, but limiting. Discussions of other products
>>such as StreamWorks and VDOPlay should be included, and maybe even
>>related streaming products such as InternetWave, RealAudio, etc.
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>> alt.internet.video
>> alt.internet.audio
>>
>>...are confusing since the video products also carry audio...
>>
>>Maybe:
>>
>> alt.internet.multimedia
>> ?
>>
>>
>>Bill Neisius
>>neisius@netcom.com
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