5254Re: Kinda OT: are we too grown up for a mailing list?
- Apr 7, 2004Maybe it's because we do not use this service as a mailing list and
more as a message board, but there doesn't seem to be anything wrong
with the current YAHOO service. Of the ~155 members, about 40 are
Would changing to Proboard or another software/service, solve the
problem of receiving too many emails in your box? You're right, the
way that we are using the service, we do not get to view embedded
images. Is that such a loss?
--- In CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com, "Candy Lind"
> I'm not trying to say this "place" is no good any more, but isanyone else feeling the tiniest bit overwhelmed by the number of
emails you are getting from here on a daily basis? I thought about
changing to "digest" mode, but you don't get pictures or graphics
that are included when you do that, or when you go to read posts on
Yahoo. It's not really very easy to follow a thread and skip the
stuff you are not interested in, either, because people forget to
change the subject line when a discussion goes off on a tangent.
>a simple mailing list any more. A "forum" would be much easier to
> I'm kinda thinking that we've "grown up" and we're too big to use
negotiate and navigate, and to weed out what you want to read and
what you don't. To that end, I would like to suggest a transition to
the Central Texas Forum on TXGA. I plan to begin posting questions
and/or comments both places, and I hope that others will give the
TXGA forum a looksee, as well.
>should do away with the Centex list, but I think we're big enough to
> I would be happy to hear other opinions, and I'm not saying we
put a forum and all its features to very good use.
>wide site than it is on Yahoo. Charizard from the Panhandle is
> Just as an example, it's easier for people to find us on the state-
coming here this weekend, and would like suggestions for kid-
friendly caches. She'll be staying in the Elgin area. She posted on
the TXGA site. READ HERE. Please help me give her some good
> Happy Trails!
> Candy Lind candylind@e...
> "Hello, my name is Candy, I go by Moosiegirl, and I am a
> I can quit any time ... really, I CAN!!http://www.txga.net
> Geocaching worldwide: http://www.geocaching.com in Texas:
> in the Austin area:http://groups.yahoo.com/group/CentralTexasGeocachers
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