[dvlug] ATTN Web archive readers: This mailing list is available!
rick at linuxmafia.com
Fri Jul 11 02:53:18 PDT 2003
This is a placeholder message, aimed at people reading the DVLUG
Web archive. Back around 1999, Brian Wallace <brianw at dvlug.org>, the
founder of Diablo Valley Linux User Group in Concord, Califoria asked me
to set up this list for his group, so I did. He remained the sole
listadmin for several years, and only a few people ever joined.
Moreover, _nobody_ ever posted messages.
Brian eventually ceased responding to my e-mail, and eventually the
DVLUG Web pages (which I believe were on a free hosting service)
I know people occasionally check the list archives, because I see the
activity in my logfiles. Maybe they're looking for a Linux user group
in Contra Costa County, California? For Walnut Creek? Pleasanton?
Pleasant Hill? Lafeyette? The Lamorinda area?
(Please pardon the foregoing name-sprinkling: It's for the benefit of
the Google index.)
Anyhow, if you _are_ such a person, don't be dismayed: There may not be
any DVLUG, but you can recreate it if you wish. This list remains
usable for anyone considering doing so -- or just wanting a virtual
place to chat about Linux/BSD/etc. in Diablo Valley.
Cheers, Founding member of the Hyphenation Society, a grassroots-based,
Rick Moen not-for-profit, locally-owned-and-operated, cooperatively-managed,
rick at linuxmafia.com modern-American-English-usage-improvement association.
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