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Re: I want out!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

	Subject: Re: I want out!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
	Date: Sat, Nov 18, 2000 at 10:55:51PM -0500

In reply to:Randy Edwards

Quoting Randy Edwards(redwards@golgotha.net):
> rik M antropov wrote:
> > 
> > I want to be off all your mailing lists and forums.
> > --
> > Unsubscribe?  mail -s unsubscribe debian-user-request@lists.debian.org < /dev/null
>    If the list mantainer is watching, could I make a suggestion?  The
> above sig takes two lines.  Since people not understanding how to
> unsubscribe would typically be novices, could we use those two lines fully
> and make it a bit easier on them?
>    I've seen similar types of messages before, and the way the above is
> phrased is rather cryptic, and of course the mail command wouldn't work on
> a Windows system.  How about instead making the sig something like:
> If you want to unsubscribe, E-Mail "debian-user-request@lists.debian.org"
> with a subject line of "unsubscribe".
>    Or something similar.  There's only a few bytes difference, but it
> would be far easier for a newbie to understand and would probably result
> in far fewer off-topic messages like we see from rik above.  FWIW.

Don't think the list maintainer reads the list! :-(
He has been asked to change this for at least 2 years, IIRC.
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