Re: lost e-mail to our moderator thus putting this on the list.

things must have changed, I went from yahoogroups to topica with a few of my 
lists, then went back because of the spam, which I don't get anymore at all.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Terri Lynne Pomeroy" <terri_lynne@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Sunday, October 10, 2004 2:16 PM
Subject: Re: lost e-mail to our moderator thus putting this on the list.


> Hi John,
> I host several lists on Topica, and get nothing more than anyone with a
> Yahoogroups account.
> Terri Lynne
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "John Miller" <n1umj@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> aaaahhhh yes, topica, the spam capital of the world.
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Terri Lynne Pomeroy" <terri_lynne@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Sent: Sunday, October 10, 2004 9:00 AM
>> Subject: Re: lost e-mail to our moderator thus putting this on the list.
>>
>>
>>> Hi Evelyn,
>>> I have used Juno for some time, but have been quite frustrated with the
>>> whole yahoogroups thing, messages being bounced. How would I find out if
>>> it
>>> is Juno bouncing those in particular, rather than it just being an
>>> overload
>>> on email?
>>>
>>> The whole yahoogroups thing frustates the heck out of me. I have had 
>>> much
>>> better luck with Topica.
>>>
>>> TerriLynne
>>>
>>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>>> From: "Evelyn Weckerly" <weckerly@xxxxxxx>
>>> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>> Sent: Sunday, October 10, 2004 1:22 AM
>>> Subject: Re: lost e-mail to our moderator thus putting this on the list.
>>>
>>>
>>>> Hi, James,
>>>>
>>>> In regard to Yahoogroups, I am having to continually reactivate my 
>>>> email
>>>> address with them. Apparently, my ISP blocks them on a regular basis. 
>>>> It
>>>> is
>>>> bedcoming such a pain that I am considering changing ISP's. I have been
>>>> with this one from the start, seven years ago, and don't want to 
>>>> change.
>>>>
>>>> Evelyn
>>>>
>>>> At 01:41 AM 10/9/04 -0400, you wrote:
>>>>>Admitedly I've considered it, but here's the reasons why not:
>>>>>1: Spam galore. Yahoo groups is well-known for its rather abundancy of
>>>>>junk
>>>>>email, a majority of which had found its way to the list while it was
>>>>>there. And, if not the list directly, definitely the list admins.
>>>>>
>>>>>2: Easy of use. The most obvious flaw with Yahoo Groups, and Yahoo
>>>>>period,
>>>>>is the unfriendly registration interface. While admitedly if you want
>>>>>limited access to your list settings, the simple email subscription
>>>>>command
>>>>>will work wonders, however unless you register, something that is 
>>>>>rather
>>>>>difficult for blind people to do on their own, your access is
>>>>>significantly
>>>>>restricted.
>>>>>
>>>>>3: Security. Again, this is registered versus non-registered. Users
>>>>>without
>>>>>registrations are more vulnerable to have their email addresses
>>>>>immitated
>>>>>by spammers for the simple reason that they're easier to access.
>>>>>
>>>>>Also, I'll point out here tha the reason for the delays is simply due 
>>>>>to
>>>>>the number of lists on the server, and the fact that all messages can't
>>>>>be
>>>>>delivered as soon as the listserver receives them. It's entirely likely
>>>>>that, in the case of some duplicated messages for instance, someone
>>>>>simply
>>>>>never got the original message and as such, sent another thinking the
>>>>>first
>>>>>never made it to the list. With regards to messages that haven't made 
>>>>>it
>>>>>to
>>>>>the list, follow this rule of thumb. If you don't see it in your inbox
>>>>>within 24 hours, resend the message.
>>>>>
>>>>>James,
>>>>>List Admin
>>>>>
>>>>>At 01:30 AM 10/9/2004, you wrote:
>>>>> >Since we seem to be having trouble with duplicate messages, delayed
>>>>> >messages, and messages not reaching the list at all, would our
>>>>> >moderator
>>>>> >consider going back to Yahoo groups? I would have written you
>>>>> >privately,
>>>>> >but
>>>>> >couldn't find your e-mail address, so don't put me on probation for
>>>>> >this
>>>>> >one. Smile.
>>>>> >I just think it might be considered.
>>>>> >Jim
>>>>> >
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