When we learned this what YahooGroups was planning…
Protect the past and set up for the future
And we have a bunch of files. Now need to make them useful and replace YahooGroup functionality.
We had a list of all members on the YahooGroups list.
toku.usis a domain owned by Steve, it can be short for “TO Keep Up with US” (maybe?)
name email@example.com for Mailman
At this point, the email list was operational.
After it was deployed (put into operation), Steve made tweaks (fixes, improvements) to the configuration, for example:
We had a directory with zillions (figuratively) of files from presentations, want to make 'em available somehow
Using the current (new) system; you'll find the links here at the bottom of every email you get from the list.
LCTGfirstname.lastname@example.org(this can be you if you're not on the list, or a friend) and include
LCTGemail@example.com the email account you want to unsubscribe
Some more technical information for those with inquiring minds
"Display Name",Email,Status,Delivery,Posting,Joined johndoe,JohnnieDoe@yahoo.com,Member,"Individual Emails",Allowed,"August 31, 2011" Albert Einstein,SuperWhiz@gmail.com,Member,"Individual Emails",Allowed,"November 13, 1938" Dinald Trimp,firstname.lastname@example.org,Member,"Daily Digest",Allowed,"January 20, 2017"
What it was changed to for entry to the new system
johndoe <JohnnieDoe@yahoo.com> Albert Einstein <SuperWhiz@gmail.com> Dinald Trimp <email@example.com>
After the email addresses were read into Mailman, Steve manually changed subscriptions for those banned and those getting a daily digest.
Here's what part of the LCTG Wiki page looks like (the table holding past and upcoming meetings)
^ Date^ Topic^ |Jan 1, 2020|//New Year's Day -- no meeting//\\ Your homework this week is to pray (to whichever deity you prefer) for health, wealth, and happiness in the new year.| |Jan 8, 2020| **Ig Nobel 2019 Awards** //awards for dubious inventions// (Peter Albin) [[https://youtu.be/mfzs8ZIPVIA|presentation]] [[https://www.improbable.com/}|link to Improbable Research page]]|
The list administrator can make changes to the way the list operates and membership data. The user interface provides many pages grouped by function:
A How-To, from Gary Patrick
This shows that the archive isn't really useful as it stands.
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The next meeting will be on 19th September 2007<br>= <br><br><br><br><br> --2-2537035772-2107687812=:0-- From DummyAddressAndDate Thu Sep 16 11:42:17 2010 X-Yahoo-Msgnum: 22 Return-Path: <email@example.com>
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