From: danl_miller (danl_miller_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-03-10 22:09:38
--- In boost_at_y..., Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_a...> wrote:
> Sometime soon (Monday, March 10th, if all goes well) the main Boost
> list will be moved from YahooGroups to a Mailman (www.list.org) host
> provided by the Open Systems Lab at Indiana University
> A message with more details will be posted once the changeover is
> But for now, be aware that change is coming. You will have to
> address book, be alert to which list a message came from when
> "reply", and in general put up with rough edges for a few days.
> All current Boost email and digest subscribers will be moved over
> automatically, with preferences set appropriately.
> There is no exact equivalent for current subscribers who read the
> currently via the web. Presumably they will either access the list
> archives, or switch to the email or digest options. We will start
> folks out as regular email subscribers.
What is the rationale for this change? (Did we exceed some
budget/threshold regarding Yahoo groups?)
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