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

Chris Adams (
Wed, 27 Nov 1996 09:45:15 -0600 (CST)

Once upon a time, Richard Gorton wrote
> 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?

It might be easier (and a whole lot faster) to first try getting this
list gated to a newsgroup in the linux.* hierarchy. There is already
a linux.ports.alpha, but it seems to be dead. This would make for an
easy transition.

Chris Adams -
System Administrator - Renaissance Internet Services

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