I agree with Steve. If we are to move, we should move the archives
over to the new platform as well.
Sent from my iPhone
On Feb 13, 2012, at 8:34 AM, Steve Ligett <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> The major complaint I have heard about the school-IT list is that
> searching archives is hard. So I think that step one in moving to a
> new platform would be to first move the archives into something where
> searching is easier, and then move the users. If the information is
> there, the users will follow, yes?
> I have to admit that the name LISTSERV itself sounds to me like
> something from the OS/360 era, but I'm quite comfortable with how it
> all works via email.
> On Fri, Feb 10, 2012 at 9:20 AM, Gregory Connors
> <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> It is very simple:
>> 1) Move the Listserve user list over - 400 users is nothing - get the master list
>> and do invites. If 20 did 20 invites - done. Those that can type faster, have at it.
>> 2) Everyone who wants to be an Admin can, forums all over the internet function
>> by self-policing.
>> 3) Those who have Google Groups (reg or enterprise for edu) enabled in their
>> domain will have amazing functionality for sharing with the Group.
>> 4) Profit - Congratulations, you have evolved to the next level. Use the time
>> saved to slowly get a cup of coffee or soup.