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Re: Welcome to nanog
- From: Owen DeLong
- Date: Tue Jan 16 13:22:11 1996
> Err, just one question ...
> > Welcome to the nanog mailing list!
> > If you ever want to remove yourself from this mailing list,
> > you can send mail to "Majordomo" with the following command
> > in the body of your email message:
> Why the impossible to remember unsubscribe command below ?!
The command below is the result of someone sending a similar subscribe
command which subscribed the nanog list to itself, causing the welcome
message to be sent to the entire list. Majordomo apparently accepts
lists of people to subscribe or treats everything after the mailing
list name as part of the name subscribing. Either way, the effect is
> > unsubscribe nanog capprove gators subscribe nanog firstname.lastname@example.org
> It seems that for many, just sending an 'unsubscribe nanog' command
> without sending to the list is difficult.
> Certainly the algorithm above is no easier to remember :-)
Again, disregard it. It's an error.
> > Here's the general information for the list you've
> > subscribed to, in case you don't already have it:
> > North American Network Operators Group