From email@example.comTue Jul 22 17:25:50 1997 Date: Mon, 21 Jul 1997 15:44:09 -0500 From: David Tillman
To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Amateur Radio Astronomy email list Hello, You might, or might not, be interested in this. I have started a new email list for amateur radio astronomy. To subscribe, send mail to: email@example.com with nothing in the body of the message except for: subscribe I have included the signon message in this note. Later, -Dave David Tillman firstname.lastname@example.org **** ara-list Welcome Message **** Welcome to the Amateur Radio Astronomy mailing list. You can unsubscribe from this list at any time by sending mail to email@example.com with "unsubscribe" in the body of the message (without the quotes). In case of trouble, send mail to firstname.lastname@example.org detailing your problem. 1. Where do I send messages to post? Send messages to the list to: email@example.com. 2. Where do I send subscribe/unsubscribe messages. Send subscribe/unsubscribe messages to: firstname.lastname@example.org with "subscribe" or "unsubscribe" in the message body. 3. What is the purpose of this list? The purpose of this list is to share information and ideas regarding amateur radio astronomy. 4. Who is welcome here? Amateur and professional astronomers. Who isn't welcome here? Flamers and those who take joy in putting down other people. 99% of being a professional is in your attitude. I will not hesitate to nuke from the list those who consistently display an un-professional attitude. 5. What topics are welcome here? If it pertains to radio astronomy it is welcome here. A small sample of such topics would include: Telescope construction methods. Schematics for pre-amp and A/D circuits. Exchange of observational data and collaborative observations. You get the idea. 6. A final request. As a favor to the other list subscribers, once you have subscribed, please send a short bio to the list detailing items such as your current radio telescope setup and special observing interests, if any. That's all folks! Once again, if you have any trouble, send mail to email@example.com.