L-Soft international, Inc.
List Owner's Manual
LISTSERV®, version 1.8c
August 18, 1997
The reference number of this document is 9708-UD-02.
LISTSERV maintainers will be interested in the Site Managerís Operations Manual for LISTSERV 1.8c.
All of L-Soft's manuals for LISTSERV are available in ascii-text format via LISTSERV and in popular word-processing formats via ftp.lsoft.com. They are also available on the World Wide Web at the following URL:
L-Soft invites comment on its manuals. Please feel free to send your comments via e-mail to MANUALS@LSOFT.COM.
LSVOWNER READY 'Your List is Ready' boilerplate LSVOWNER WELCOME 'Welcome to this list' boilerplate LSVOWNER TXT Generic List Owner Instructions LSVOWNER NEW-LIST New List Announcement boilerplate LSVOWNER GATEWAY USENET News Gateway boilerplate LSVOWNER HEADERS List header instructions LSVOWNER FIL-LIST FILELIST instructions
The files can also be viewed on the Web at http://listserv.buffalo.edu/owner/
The basic document has never been updated and is very BITNET-oriented, but is still quite useful as a basic information source on running a list. To view LISTSERV TIPS on the World Wide Web, see Holly Stowe's LISTSERV FAQ.
You can also go directly to LISTSERV TIPS.
The following files are available from LISTSERV@AMERICAN.EDU (and also by anonymous ftp to american.edu (cd netnews)) relating to the NetNews gatewaying service there.
NETGATE POLICY Procedure for Establishing a Gateway NETGATE GATELIST List of Gatewayed LISTSERV Lists NETGATE MODLIST Similar to news.admin PostYou can subscribe to the package by sending an AFD ADD NETGATE PACKAGE command. You will then receive a new version of the file as updates are received by the server, with only the updated files being sent to you. You can also subscribe to File Update Information notices for the package by sending a FUI ADD NETGATE PACKAGE command.