Re: your mail
On Sat, 24 Jul 1999, Taufik wrote:
Welcome to Debian User and Debian Devel mailing lists. Your message
will probably get you subscribed. You will receive a confirmation
message which you probably can just reply to to finish subscribing.
In case it does not, and for future reference, I'm including my
canned message on subscriptions:
Please send subscription related mail to
<debian mailing list name>-REQUEST@lists.debian.org
with (un)subscribe as the only word in the subject, and with empty
body or with (un)subscribe as the only word in the body, and with
This one line, issued at the command prompt, will get you a
subscription confirmation request, to which you probably can just
reply to be subscribed:
mail -s subscribe email@example.com </dev/null
And this one will get you unsubscribed:
mail -s unsubscribe firstname.lastname@example.org</dev/null
You might also try the mailing list section of the Debian web page at
If you need to contact a human listmaster, direct your mail to
email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org There are two
machines in case one is off line.
Please don't send (un)subscribe messages to the list, that doesn't
work. Best of Luck to you!
David Teague, email@example.com
Debian GNU/Linux Because software support is free, timely,
useful, technically accurate, and friendly.
(I'm hoping this is all of the above!)