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--- Bill Polhemus <bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc> wrote:
> I despise web-based forums for ventures such as
> this. Email is still far and
> away the most popular way to communicate.

 ***Not true. 

> 
> The "60-80" emails a day--I continue to wonder why
> this is a problem. Set up
> a filter to put all SEAINT stuff in a separate
> folder (every email client
> has this feature). Don't read the ones you don't
> find interesting. Delete
> the lot when you're done. Easy.
>

*** Not true. When you are away, it eats up all of the
allocated disk quota. Advantage of email based system
is that server does not have to store postings.


> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: ITS Pty Ltd [mailto:admin(--nospam--at)spacegass.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 24, 2001 10:29 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Non-email based forum
> 
> 
> Have you guys thought about using a web based
> bulletin board
> style forum rather than the current email based
> system?
> 
> 
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