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Listing of Acorn-related Mailing-Lists Maurice Hendrix firstname.lastname@example.org PLEASE USE AN UP-TO-DATE COPY OF THIS OVERVIEW This overview is maintained by Maurice Hendrix <email@example.com>. Please send your suggestions, updates, remarks to me. NOTE: I do not operate a "help service". Please do not mail me unless you have corrections, suggestions or additions for this FAQ. Up-to-date copies of this overview are available at the archive site rtfm.mit.edu as /pub/usenet/news.answers/acorn/mailing-lists. Especially retrieve an up-to-date copy if you're reading this on CD-ROM or another non-volatile medium. There's also a mail server on that machine: if you send an email message to firstname.lastname@example.org containing, without the quotes, the text "send pub/usenet/news.answers/acorn/mailing-lists" in the message body, you'll get the latest version mailed back to you. In this overview angle-brackets <> are used to indicate that the text within them is an email-address. This overview lists all known mailing-lists concerned with the discussion of Acorn computers or hardware/software for these computers in alphabetical order. The format of the listing is as follows: -ListName- -email-address for submitting articles- -Charter- -Subscription information- ******************************** POLICY ******************** Adding, updating or removing the entry of a mailing-list to this overview is based solely on requests from the list-owner. If you own/moderate a mailing-list and you want it added to/remove from this overview please mail me directly. ************************************************************ ----------------------------- ACORN-L <email@example.com> or <firstname.lastname@example.org> This list is used to discuss all Acorn related topics. To subscribe send email to: <email@example.com> or <firstname.lastname@example.org> in the body of the message enter the command: SUBSCRIBE ACORN-L <your-full-name> E.g. SUBSCRIBE ACORN-L John H. P. Doe ----------------------------- BBC-LIST <bbc-list@OiT.co.uk> The bbc-list is basically for anyone interested in anything associated with the 6502 based BBC micro. Traffic is light, but it's still running, and there are some good people who can answer most technical questions. Admin info should be sent to bbc-micro-request@OiT.co.uk. That's handled manually. ----------------------------- FORTHMACS <email@example.com> FORTHMACS is a forum for all RiscOS Forthmacs users discussing all matters concerning Forthmacs. bugs, updates and new tools/applications are announced in here. To subscribe send email to: <firstname.lastname@example.org> with the SUBJECT: subscribe FORTHMACS There is a human on the other side. ----------------------------- MAILLIST-L <email@example.com> MAILLIST-L is a mailing-list concerning the discussion of bugs and features of the application !MailList. The mailing-list is aimed at host-owners (who are using this application on their machine) and list-owners (who are managing mailing-lists with this application) !MailList is an application which provides a mailing-list and mail-server robot and a simple mail/news scheduler to users of the Acorn range of RISC computers and requires the RiscOS v3.10 platform. To subscribe send email to: <firstname.lastname@example.org> with the SUBJECT: SIGNON MAILLIST-L The rest of the message will be ignored. ----------------------------- PHOTODSK-L <email@example.com> PHOTODSK-L is a mailing-list concerning the discussion of techniques, features, new releases and technical support related to Spacetech's !Photodesk. !Photodesk is an application designed for Photo Re-touching and Artwork Generation on the Acorn range of RISC machines (specifically the Acorn Archimedes and RISC PC). Please note that this mailing list is not officially mandated by Spacetech. To subscribe, send the mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org with the Subject: SIGNON PHOTODSK-L The body of the mail will be ignored by the robot. ----------------------------- RISCBSD <email@example.com> This list is for the discussion of RiscBSD: the NetBSD/ARM32 port for the RiscPC. NetBSD is a cross-platform public domain UNIX. To subscribe send email to: <firstname.lastname@example.org> with the BODY: subscribe port-arm32 ----------------------------- RISCOSTEX <email@example.com> This is a RISC OS TeX mailing-list for people to discuss problems/ideas or anything else related to TeX/LaTeX and their extended family running under RISC OS. To subscribe, send the mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org in the body text put: subscribe riscostex ----------------------------- TAYLOR <email@example.com> TAYLOR is a mailing-list concerning the discussion of bugs and features of the application !uucp (Taylor UUCP 1.04) by Thomas Aeby. The list is aimed at users of this application. To subscribe send email to: <firstname.lastname@example.org> There is a human on the other side. ----------------------------- With thanks to all the contributors. ________________________________________________________________________ Copyright (c)1995,1996 by Maurice Hendrix, all rights reserved. This overview may be distributed freely on a non-commercial basis. When doing so this overview must be distributed as-is, with no changes made to it and this copyright notice included. This overview may NOT be included in commercial collections or compilations without the express permission from the author. This article is provided as is without any express or implied warranties. While every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this article, the author assumes no responsibilities for errors or omissions, or for damages resulting from the use of the information contained herein.