tom at computerworks.net
Thu Nov 6 23:01:43 EST 1997
On Thu, 6 Nov 1997, Eva Unit 01 wrote:
> How do I make my own ml?
Step One: (choose one)
1a: Get a colocation account with an ISP.
1b: Have a T1 run to a convinent location. Wait months for NYNEX/Bell
Atlantic to get the job done.
Set up a computer with your favorite OS. Hint: It had better be some
flavor of Unix.
Install a MTA. I recommend Qmail.
Install a list manager. I go with a custom version of ezmlm.
Announce to the world your list.
Write long and pointless messages to people who write short and off-topic
message to the list, warning them to stick to the topic. Be prepared to
take action should they ignore this warning.
Tom - In a wierd mood tonight.
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