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Atmospheric Administration
United States Department of Commerce

ferret_users email list

ferret_users email list

Question:

How do I get on/off the ferret_users email list?

Explanation:

We maintain an email list for the use of ferret users. By joiningyou become part of a group of users which receives announcementsand updates as well as questions and answers from other members ofthe group.

We use the Majordomo mail server which can respond to commandsin the body of mail messages. The list of commands given below includes informationon how to join or remove yourself from the list of recipients.

Solution:

All of the instructions are in the "email users group" section of the Ferret web pages.

To add yourself to the list send email to Majordomo list server with the following text in themessage body -- not the subject line.

 subscribe ferret_users

To remove yourself from the list send email to Majordomo list server with the following text in themessage body -- not the subject line.

 unsubscribe ferret_users

The complete set of Majordomo commands is given below:


Majordomo mail server list of commands.

In the description below items contained in []'s are optional. When
providing the item, do not include the []'s around it.

Majordomo understands the following commands:

subscribe <list> [<address>]
Subscribe yourself (or <address> if specified) to the named <list>.

unsubscribe <list> [<address>]
Unsubscribe yourself (or <address> if specified) from the named <list>.

get <list> <filename>
Get a file related to <list>.

index <list>
Return an index of files you can "get" for <list>.

which [<address>]
Find out which lists you (or <address> if specified) are on.

who <list>
Find out who is on the named <list>.

info <list>
Retrieve the general introductory information for the named <list>.

lists
Show the lists served by this Majordomo server.

help
Retrieve this message.

end
Stop processing commands (useful if your mailer adds a signature).

Commands should be sent in the BODY of an email message to
"Majordomo".

Commands in the "Subject:" line are NOT processed.

If you have any questions or problems, please contact
"Majordomo-Owner".