Address Info

Subject: Address Info
From: ejray -at- OKWAY -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
Date: Wed, 26 Jan 1994 12:44:13 CDT

I just wanted to clarify the addresses given below. OSU
is also a gateway, so the best addresses to use would
be as follows.
Subscribe and unsub messages (and other business
LISTSERV -at- VM1 -dot- UCC -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU (These two are
LISTSERV -at- OSUVM1 -dot- BITNET equivalent)

Posting messages:
TECHWR-L -at- VM1 -dot- UCC -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU (These two are
TECHWR-L -at- OSUVM1 -dot- BITNET equivalent)

Communicating with me (should you want to 8-) )
ejray -at- okway -dot- okstate -dot- edu
ejray -at- VM1 -dot- UCC -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
ejray -at- OSUVM1 -dot- BITNET

Please let me know if you have questions or problems.
TECHWR-L Listowner
ejray -at- okway -dot- okstate -dot- edu

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Subject: You sent your subscription-related mail to the wrong address
Author: "Technical Writers List; for all Technical Communication issues"
<TECHWR-L -at- VM1 -dot- ucc -dot- okstate -dot- edu> at SMTP
Date: 1/26/94 10:26 AM

You used the address for the list itself; the address for the listSERVER,
where you'd want to send an "UNSUBSCRIBE techwrl" command, is (converted from the BITNET address,

listserv -at- osuvm1 -dot- BITNET)

However, if you don't still have your old e-mail address and send the
UNSUBSCRIBE message from it, the listserver won't "recognize" you, so in
that case you're better off sending personal mail to the listowner, Eric J.
Ray: (converted likewise)

Note that the "" part of both addresses I gave above is just
*a* BITNET gateway, one I got from The Whole Internet User's Guide and
Catalog by Ed Krol. For list postings you should find out what the nearest
one (nearest = fewest routing hops away from WELL.SF.CA.US) is for you, and
use that for the part after the % in converted BITNET addresses.

For example, the name of my nearest BITNET gateway is
"," so my mail program knows the techwr-l *list* address

techwr-l%osuvm1 -at- ugw -dot- utcc -dot- utoronto -dot- ca

Probably the folks at The Well (where you're mailing from, yes?) can tell
you what your nearest BITNET gateway is. Hope all this has helped.

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