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- Subject: Re: comp.lang.lua?
- From: "Nick Trout" <nick@...>
- Date: Wed, 21 Jul 1999 10:28:05 +0100
My God! I didn't realise getting a news group started was so much hassle!!
Steve, this sounds like an excellent idea. I would love to be able to read
the Lua mail list in news group format. egroups works quite slowly for me
and I prefer the newgroup view format.
When will this happen?
----- Original Message -----
From: Steve Dekorte <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Multiple recipients of list <email@example.com>
Sent: Tuesday, July 20, 1999 11:50 PM
Subject: Re: comp.lang.lua?
>firstname.lastname@example.org (Erik Hougaard) wrote:
>> Why not just setup a nntp server at tecgraf that we could use instead of
>> the list server ?
>www.eGroups.com, which hosts the lua mailing list archive on the web, will
>adding an nntp server service to allow browsing list archives via nntp
>So if you're willing to wait, you'll be able to use your favorite nntp
>while allowing the people who prefer email to continue using the mailing
>and keeping the list free of the spam that plagues usenet.
>(I'm an engineer at egroups)