Re: Usenet gateway?

Kurt Huwig (
Thu, 7 Aug 1997 11:30:27 +0200 (CEST)

On Wed, 6 Aug 1997, Christoph Lameter wrote:
> Please confirm that you really intend to go against what I think is a
> big group of linuxers needs. What you are doing is blackmail.
> I would wish you would assert your copyright to these things as Alan said.
> That would be great thing for my petition. What you do here flies straight
> in the face of the goals of the Linux Software.
> In that case I think we cannot cooperate any further and I will shut down
> everything I am running for you.
> >I will stop running vger and shut it down, if the petition decides
> >that usenet is necessary. Of course, I will provide the subscription
> >and configuration files for the lists to whoever wants to run it
> >instead.

I don't want that the articles of this maillinglist are posted to usenet.
Soon after they were gatewayed some days ago, my mailbox filled with 'make
money fast' 'free XXX pics'...

There is a mailing-list and there is an archive at I don't
need nothing else, or maybe a search engine at


If you put a PC-formatted disk into a Macintosh, you can read it.
If you put a Mac-formatted disk into a Win95-PC, it asks you
whether it should format it.