[thelist] do programmers/designers know *everything*? - WOW!

aardvark roselli at earthlink.net
Fri Jul 26 11:02:01 CDT 2002

> From: "Robert Stewart" <rob at dieseldesign.com>
> Is the list down? I haven't received anything since yesterday at noon.

rob, the list is not down... and your account is subscribed... check
on your end to make sure all is well, and please trim if you're going
to post administrative requests here (which is verboten anyway)...

<tip type="testing thelist">
Not sure if thelist is down?  Not getting all your email?

One quick way to see if thelist is still going strong or if it's taking a
break by licking its cooling fan is to surf over to the archives at:

If there are posts showing but you're not getting them, then most
likely something is up on your end.  Log in to your list membership
page and make sure you're still subscribed, and make sure your
email account isn't over quota and bouncing posts.

Please resist the urge to send 'test' messages to thelist.  If you
absolutely feel you must make sure you're still connected, send a
test to thechat (http://lists.evolt.org/mailman/listinfo/thechat) where
everyone there already knows they get lots of pointless stuff in their
mailbox already.

If there are no posts in the archive since you last received one,
thelist is either down (reasons vary, but it's usually pretty brief), or
just really quiet.

Failing all that, email thelist admins (thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org)
to see if they know what's up, and who knows, they might even

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