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1) sending an email to email@example.com
2) sending the word 'help' alone in the email BODY to either of:
3) sending the word 'help' alone in the email BODY to: ?@windlist.org
where ? is a topic or special topic. [Go to the very bottom for topics.]
* Send ALL COMMANDS below to email: firstname.lastname@example.org
* Any of these command verbs work for all topics (except autohelp)
but if you sent your command to email@example.com a mistyped command won't be posted as a posting.
*** Please don't send commands to firstname.lastname@example.org !
*** A carbon-unit monitors that email... but not always in a timely fashion.
For HELP send any email to: email@example.com.
Right now the command set is:
For subscribers and non-subscribers: help (returns this 'help' email)
For non-subscribers: join YOUR NAME (begins subscription process -
You will receive a quick response
with a KEY. You will be asked to
reply with the verb "accept" and
the KEY. This is to help mitigate
any automatic process that would
attempt to subscribe and spam us.)
subscribe YOUR NAME (same as join)
accept KEY (accept with KEY that was sent back)
reject (No don't want to subscribe after all.
Ignoring, that is, not accepting
does the same thing. You have about
48 hours before your accept KEY
For subscribers only: quit (unsubscribes you)
unsubscribe (unsubscribes you)
un-subscribe (unsubscribes you)
remove (unsubscribes you)
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digest (Changes your settings to DAILY DIGEST.
You get 1 email a day with all messages
for that day.
Shuts off 'email' and 'weekly' distribution.)
daily_digest (Same as digest.)
daily (Same as digest.)
weekly_digest (Get one huge email every Sunday for the
Shuts off 'email' and 'daily' distribution.)
weekly (Same as weekly_digest)
email (Resumes EMAIL [regular distribution]
Shuts off 'daily' and 'weekly' distribution.)
add_daily (Add Daily Digest to your current settings.
Won't shut off 'email' or 'weekly'.
add_daily_digest (Same as add_daily.)
add_weekly (Add Weekly Digest to your current settings.
Won't shut off 'email' or 'daily'.)
add_weekly_digest (Same as add_weekly.)
add_email (Add normal 'email' distribution to your
Won't shut off 'daily' or 'weekly'.)
settings (Sends an email back with your settings.)
suspend (Going on vacation? Give this command and
stop getting automatic messages until you
resume (Resume your service.)
retrieve YYYYMMDD (Retrieve digest for one day.)
retrieve YYYYMMDD YYYYMMDD (Retrieve digest for date range.)
name YOUR NAME (changes your name)
(Valid characters: [A-Z][a-z][0-9] and spaces)
enable_legend (On by default.)
WindList Assistance Legend appended to postings
disable_legend (Turn off WindList Assistance Legend.)
Topic commands: These flags must be enabled to receive messages
posted to these topics. (i.e. firstname.lastname@example.org)
enable_testing Allows you to receive anybody's testing postings.
Enable this when you send a test posting.
(Disabled by default.)disable_testing Disables your testing mode so you don't see
from_style REQUESTED-STYLE (where REQUESTED-STYLE is one of: A B C D E F G H) (Don't put the word: REQUESTED-STYLE in your command email!) (The default style is: A) (This is the way YOU receive the FROM in regular postings distributed from this list.)
Examples of current FROM styles using: John Doe (email@example.com) * A: John Doe [johndoe at pretend.tld] at Windlist
B: [johndoe at pretend.tld] at Windlist C: John Doe at Windlist D: firstname.lastname@example.org E: John Doe [johndoe at pretend.tld] at F: [johndoe at pretend.tld] at G: John Doe at H: Wind Synth/Controller Users List from John Doe [johndoe at pretend.tld]
You can always get help to this list by
sending an email to email@example.com.
COMMANDS: All topics take commands but to ensure a mistyped or incorrect command doesn't end up becoming a posting to the list please send commands to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Invalid commands are just dropped. TESTING: Postings to email@example.com only go to those who have their testing flag turned on. Then you send a post to testing to have the post be distributed to yourself and any others who have the testing flag on and then you can disable your testing by turning the flag off. POSTING: Send to the most appropriate topic or reply to a current topic. TOPICS: firstname.lastname@example.org Wind (original topic) email@example.com Yamaha WX firstname.lastname@example.org EWI email@example.com EVI firstname.lastname@example.org VL70m email@example.com VL1m firstname.lastname@example.org Synthophone email@example.com MDT firstname.lastname@example.org List Ideas email@example.com Do It Yourself firstname.lastname@example.org Gigs email@example.com Emulation firstname.lastname@example.org Gear email@example.com Rant firstname.lastname@example.org Lounge (for lizards) email@example.com For Sale firstname.lastname@example.org Wanted email@example.com Synths firstname.lastname@example.org Computers email@example.com Off Topic
Special Topics (already mentioned above):firstname.lastname@example.org Responds with HELP information
regardless of subject or body.
email@example.com Only those who have sent the
command 'enable_testing' will
see these posts. A good way
to see if your posts make it
without having non-testers
see the post.
firstname.lastname@example.org Doesn't post at all. Only responds to commands. Recommended so an 'oops' in a command gets ignored not posted. ISSUES: Send email to email@example.com
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