Re: memory/disk requirements for UNIX reflector?

Rl Sandoval (
Sun, 26 Oct 1980 12:09:43 -0800

Amen to the wizzard! Yeah. And the best part is that you made the scum
without resorting to mundane expletives as so many others on this list
are prone to, when intelligent replies (such as yours) don't readily come
to mind. wrote:
> > Date: Tue, 22 Oct 1996 19:01:12 -0700
> > Reply-to:
> > From: "Russell P. Tammany" <>
> > To: <>
> > Subject: Re: memory/disk requirements for UNIX reflector?
> > X-To:
> > How the hell do Ted van der Togt wrote:
> > >
> > > Dear Sir, Madam,
> > > I have been asked to set up an experimental reflector for a big
> > > organisation and wonder what hardware would be a good start. Ted
> > > van der Togt, Iway Technologies
> <SNIP>
> > > Amsterdam, the Netherlnad
> > How the hell do I get off this list
> You get off the list by reading the instructions that came in
> response to your original subscription message, which clearly
> delineate the steps to follow. Find them. Follow them. It works.
> You get ON the list of obnoxious, boorish, inconsiderate, unmitigated
> assholes by quoting someones good faith request for assistance in the
> sarcastic manner in which you did and when there was no earthly reason
> to do so other than to satisfy some childish craving.
> The fact that US Americans in general have a very sour reputation with
> many peoples of the world is due in no small measure to the selfish
> stupidity represented by your useless and unnecessary post. Had you
> merely asked how to get off the list in an adult, civil manner,
> without needlessly involving someoen else's innocent request for
> assitance (part of the reason for this list BTW) in the way you did, I
> might have taken the trouble to locate my list of instructions and
> forward them to you.
> But it appears you are more concerned with venting your frustrations
> in a childish manner than with achieving your goal. Normally that
> doesn't bother me; involving innocent others, and slyly riduculing
> them in the way that you have may satisfy your anal retentive cravings
> but it aggravates me no end.
> I hope you rot here in "list hell" forever!
> Kent Starr
> aka Wizzardc