[ADMIN] FAQ updated
eagle at eyrie.org
Sat Apr 29 21:30:28 PDT 2006
I've done a general update of the FAQ for the first time in quite a while.
Most of it was housekeeping, URL updates, and that sort of thing, plus
cleaning out old imprints and contact points (see my other message).
However, I also added information about the new mailing-list-style
archive, pointed out that the mailing list version works just like a
regular mailing list and people should feel free to use it that way, and
noted the following bit that I'd been meaning to mention for a while:
Many readers of rec.arts.comics.creative use Google Groups to read and
post. While this works, and I know it's convenient, Google Groups
also deletes anything enclosed in square brackets () at the
beginning of Subject lines in replies. If you use Google Groups,
please try to remember to put back the imprint tags when you reply to
posts; otherwise, I have to add them as the moderator.
Note that, if you like the interface, you can always get a Gmail account,
subscribe to the racc at lists.eyrie.org mailing list, and read and post from
Gmail. I hear that Gmail is better than Google Groups in terms of
interface anyway, and I don't believe it has this bug (although I'm not
sure; I've not experimented).
(And yeah, I did report this bug to Google, a couple of times, without any
Eagle (eagle at eyrie.org) Windrider of Crossroads
<http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/> rec.arts.comics.creative moderator
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