SI-LIST now Automated

Ray Anderson ([email protected])
Tue, 15 Jul 1997 15:53:43 -0700 (PDT)


At long last si-list has been automated!!

As users this will effect you in 2 main ways:

1. There should be much less "static" on the list as
a result of misdirected subscribe and unsubscribe
message. (most of these will be filtered out)

2. unsubscribe and subscribe procedures are now automatic
A message sent to the daemon will produce instant results.

Certain features such as displaying the entire membership list with
the 'who' command have been disabled to protect members from unwanted

I have included a much edited version of the help message produced by
the majordomo server. To receive the full version send a message
to [email protected] with the following in the body of
the message: help

The address to send traffic to the list is still the same:

[email protected]

I'm sure some bugs will creep into our transition to an automated system,
but at the moment it looks like it is working well.


Ray Anderson
Sun Microsystems

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