First off, if you are new to the Internet, familiarize yourself with netiquette and then lurk until you are sure you know what you are doing. Violations of netiquette or the site rules will get you booted and banned.
Send commands to firstname.lastname@example.org. The commands go in the body of the message, not the subject line.The following commands are accepted:
Adds your address to the list of subscribers. You can then send messages to the list. If you were subscribed to the digest version of the list, you are removed from the digest subscription list. subscribe nycgoth-digest
Adds your address to the list of digest subscribers. You can then send messages to the list. If you were subscribed to the normal version of the list, you are removed from the normal subscription list.unsubscribe nycgoth
Your address is removed from the list of subscribers or digest subscribers. You will no longer receive messages or digests and will no longer be able to send messages to the list.help
Returns help info, much like this section.If you have problems using these commands, you can contact the list server administrator at: <Admin Feedback>
- None of the commands require you to include your email address anywhere in the message, nor does anything have to be in the Subject.
- Some commands require a time-dependant mailback confirmation.
Once you have received confirmation of your subscription, please lurk for a while to get a feel for the list. The address to post messages publically is NYCgoth@necronomi.com.
Commentary by Clifford Hartleigh Low, Sunday, May 27, 2001.
|Illustration by Kurt Komoda|