Date: 2002-03-19 10:43:34
Gregory and others feeling bombarded,
I'm torn about this subject ... Pretty cool stuff, but the volume is high.
Beman's original message is appended below, but here's a cookbook for
changing your email status.
Open the "web page for users"
Get your auto-generated password (email'd to you)
Find the "email your password" box, enter your email address.
After you get the password, change it!
After that, you can stop getting email or just get a digest by editing your
other options on that page.
Regards, Nick Garnett
----- Original Message -----
From: "Beman Dawes" <bdawes_at_[hidden]>
To: "Boost.org mailing list" <boost_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Monday, March 18, 2002 4:56 PM
Subject: [boost] New mailing list active
> When you get this message, it means the Boost mailing list is now active
> a new host (courtesy of the Open Systems Lab at Indiana University).
> New email address for posting: boost_at_[hidden]
> The web page for users is:
> All current Boost members have been subscribed to the new list. If you
> received digests from YahooGroups, you should still get posting that
> way. Everyone else has been set up to receive individule postings by
> email. These were the only two options open to us for bulk subscriptions,
> but other subscription options are available via the above link. At the
> bottom of that page, enter your email address, then click on "Edit
> It looks like the bulk subscription process created a password for each
> subscriber. One of the choices on the web page you reach via "Edit
> is a button "Email my password to me". It has the obvious effect.
> The list archives should be available at
> http://lists.boost.org/MailArchives/boost/ (That doesn't seem to be
> at this precise instant, but it has been working OK, so hopefully the
> problem will clear soon.)
> There are still a lot of loose ends, but we are definitely making
> Thanks to Brian Barrett and Carl Daniel for all their efforts!
> Unsubscribe & other changes:
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