L-Soft international, Inc.
Site Manager's Operations Manual
LISTSERV®, version 1.8c
April 8, 1997
The reference number of this document is 9704-UD-03.
Appendix A: System Reference Library
Appendix B: List Keyword Alphabetical Reference
Appendix C: Site Configuration Keyword Reference
Appendix D: LISTSERV "Commands-Job" Feature and CJLI Interpreter
Appendix E: LISTSERV Database Functions
Appendix F: Sample Boilerplate Files
Appendix G: Related Documentation and Support
Appendix H: Acknowledgments
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Reference Number 9704-UD-03
970128-001 In 10.7, corrected wording that said replaceable parameters and formatting commands could be used in DIGEST-H and INDEX-H files. 970210-001 Corrected syntax of VMS example in 8.4.1. 970210-002 In 2.2, removed "Translate=" from the list of keywords disabled in L-Lite as it has been restored for Japanese 2-byte character set compatibility. 970311-001 Added note to 5.4.4 about possible need to add entry for port 2306 to /etc/services for 'wa' 970319-001 "Service=" default (in Appendix B) is "Service= *", not "Service= Local". 970319-002 Added note that super-lists and their associated sub-lists must reside on the same server (in both chapter 7.12.8 and in "Sub-lists=" in Appendix B). 970328-001 Added RUNMODE= to the table in 5.2 and corrected the information on platform availability for RUNMODE= in Appendix C. 970404-001 Added clarifying note to "Prime=" in Appendix B to the effect that "prime time" is time during which the server does NOT process mail. 970407-001 Added warning to 8.5 that LISTSERV does not recognize attachments as files to be stored with the PUT command. 970407-002 In 8.10.1, noted in point #2 that the LISTSERV maintainer will have to add the "Notebook=" keyword to the list header if it does not already exist. 970407-003 Clarified difference between "templates" and "template forms" in chapter 10. 970408-001 Released Revision 1.