Re: nicknames

Chuck Elliot (C.Elliot@shu.ac.uk)
Fri, 22 Sep 1995 14:57:01 -0400


o.k. I'll try it and see how much flack I get ;o)


>Personally I think that this is a pretty good idea. It surely won't be as
>aggravating as getting all those misspelled unsubscribe messages to the
>list. :-)
>
>At 10:01 AM 9/22/95 -0400, you wrote:
>>Hi Mike, thanks for the suggestion.
>>I could easily arrange this but it would be an idea to check if
>>other list members would be annoyed as much by this as the constant
>>questions (?)!
>>
>>>
>>> Hi Chuck,
>>>
>>> I just visited your site, will check back in a few days.
>>>
>>> I would like to make the following suggestion. Since the reflector
>>> list is a common question on the cuseeme listserver due to people
>>> coming and going on the list that it may be beneficial to have you
>>> setup on your computer an automatic email that would go off
>>> periodically (once a week, once a month, etc.) which emails the
>>> informational message listed in your posting below to the listserver.
>>> This would be similar to what the NEWS groups do to help out newbies:
>>> a message that is permanently posted. This would hopefully cure those
>>> constant questions (I think). How about it?
>>>
>>>
>>> Good luck on your reflector postings. :-)
>>>
>>> Mike Sweger
>>> swegerm@baileys-emh5.army.mil
>>>
>>>
>
>Chris Yagmin
>cyagmin@tecnet1.jcte.jcs.mil
>
>
Chuck Elliot
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