Managing Mailing Lists
Alan SchwartzISBN: 156592259X; 9781565922594;
Mailing lists are an ideal vehicle for creating email-based electronic communities. All you need to run a mailing list is access to a system that is connected to the Internet, a mailing list management software package, and a bit of know-how, which is where this book comes in. Managing Mailing Lists is full of practical information for the list maintainer and system administrator alike. This book covers four mailing list packages: Majordomo, LISTSERV, Listproc, and SmartList -- all of which run on UNIX systems (LISTSERV runs on a number of platforms, including Windows NT). If you are a system administrator, Managing Mailing Lists tells you what you need to know to pick a mailing list package and get it up and running on your system.If you are charged with establishing and running a list, this book covers everything you need to know about setting up and maintaining the list, from writing the charter to dealing with bounced messages. Mailing lists offer a great...