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Re: GSBN:monthly announcement-mail

I'm for it. Like Lars and Duncan suggest, I think I can squeeze that kind of
info in between the daipers. I would certainly like it to be edited in orders
to delete duplications and non related messages.



Selon Duncan Lithgow duncan@...:

> If have renamed this conversation to ''. The start of the discussion and
> an example announcement email can be seen in the archive at:
> <a  target="_blank" href="http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/GSBN-Greenbuilder/message/563";>http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/GSBN-Greenbuilder/message/563</a>
> On Tue, 2006-02-28 at 10:50 -0600, Joyce Coppinger wrote:
> > Could the announcements list be part of SB-r-us so we're still using a
> forum
> > format and adding the announcements feature?
> I'm not sure I know what you mean. But however it is done it would need
> to be a separate list, and I can't see how it could be connected to a
> forum.
> I would suggest, at the right time, we talk to REPP, and see if they
> would host it, they use the Mailman software for their email lists -
> very stable and good software:
> <a  target="_blank" href="http://listserv.repp.org/mailman/listinfo/";>http://listserv.repp.org/mailman/listinfo/</a>
> The advantages of this are:
> * easy to administer
> * good anti-spam functions
> * easy to use archive
> * easy to backup
> Then each list or individual would subscribe. So, if you're on a
> (participating) list you would get it and if you were not on an email
> list you could just subscribe yourself individually.
> And as Lars says (hi there Lars) this type of text is something that
> people not addicted to their computer would probably still be interested
> in getting.
> Let's see what people think... I suggest this list give it a yes/no
> inside two weeks (by the 14th March). If the answer is yes, we ask for
> comment from all the lists we know and take it from there.
> Duncan
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> Duncan Lithgow duncan@...
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