[Ukfreebsd] New UK FreeBSD List.

Ceri Davies ceri at submonkey.net
Mon Sep 22 09:42:04 BST 2008

On Sat, Sep 20, 2008 at 09:47:39PM +0100, Josef Karthauser wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> You'll hopefully have just received notification that you've been
> subscribed to the ukfreebsd at uk.freebsd.org email list. This is
> freebsd-users at uk.freebsd.org resurrected with the same membership
> and email archives, but running on a new server.  The box at
> Sky/Easynet/Pavilion that it was running on had not been upgraded
> since about 98(!) and I believe was on FreeBSD-4.5. It was totally
> unmanaged, and running by virtue of the fact that no-one had switched
> it off.  When I left Pavilion I lost admin permissions to the box,
> and although Glyn Grindstead remained and has helped when there
> have been problems, it has mostly been a bit of a worry.
> Thanks to the generousity of Exonetric (www.exonetric.net) the maillist
> now has a new home on one of their servers, and I am hoping to provide
> a far more reliable service than before. In particular I would like to
> quash the extreme amount of spam that was going to the list, and by
> changing its name I hope to get some was to achievinge that. For now
> the old email address will continue to run, but I imagine that it will
> be dropped at some point.
> Please let me know if anything looks wrong.
> Regards,
> Joe
> p.s. it would be great if someone with commit privs could modify the
> email address over on the FreeBSD main web site. Thanks :).

OK, done.  Any idea what the status of dogma is?  It doesn't seem to
even resolve anymore, but is still listed in the Handbook.

That must be wonderful!  I don't understand it at all.
                                                  -- Moliere
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