Re: Time to form comp.os.linux.alpha?

Martin Radford (
Wed, 27 Nov 1996 13:46:21 +0000 (GMT)

>Before the massive wave of UDB's hit the market, the axp-list
>was a pretty effective way to swap technical information.
>Now, the volume of traffic on this list is so high that I find
>myself immediately looking for the keyword 'UDB' in the subject
>and body, and if I see it, I immediately delete the message.
>Being able to read news (instead of wading through 200 extra
>messages on monday if I don't read email over the weekend) would
>certainly make my life easier.
>Any others interested?

I certainly agree, and I would support it if it were proposed.
Killing threads which don't interest me is so much easier for news than
for mail.


Martin Radford:    

Student of Computer Science at the University of Exeter, UK.

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