Re: [midatlanticretro] Vintage Usenet group proposed
- Evan Koblentz wrote:
> I like those features, I just hate the implementation. But it's mootThat's fine, but any alt group is not an official Usenet Big8 group. So
> because of alt.folklore.computers ... maybe somewhat mis-named but it
> sounds like whoever proposed the "new" group didn't bother to search
that is only partly relevant in regard to proposing a Big8 official group.
Some alt groups become official groups. On the converse some alt groups
spring up when people want a more specific focus then that provided by a
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- Doesn't sound like it's a threat to mailto:classiccmp, as per Evan.
I'm for it. I visit alt.sys.pdp11,comp.os.vms, vmsnet.pdp11 with
some regularity. Reading news is no problem. Posting is a headache
given the need to use a spamproof address.