** For a Better Orchid **
//-=- Orchid Ethics [ A Weekly Reminder ]
o Edit Your Reply. you should use the copy/delete/paste commands
to include only relevant segments from the posting you are
replying to. It will save us many megabytes of bandwidth, and
will enable faster web access to Orchid’s Message Archive.
o Send private Emails if you think your response is not for the
general interest of the list.
o Do not respond to Subscription / Un-subscription requests. The
list is programmed to bounce for approval such messages, based on
a keyword match. Orchid administration is responding to each
request as soon as it has been read. Please be patient!
o Do not send file attachments to the list without getting the
list’s approval! It will be of good Net-practice to describe the
file and send it privately only to those interested. Important
files can be uploaded to the Ganoksin’s free FTP site. Contact
firstname.lastname@example.org for more
o A descriptive subject line is a good way helping list members
to filter their Emails. Use [YAK] as part of the subject line if
your posting is off subject.
o The digest format is available for those who can not manage the
volume of the open forum.
to subscribe Orchid D-I-G-E-S-T send Email to email@example.com
o Please respect other members opinion! Don’t flame!
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is here that we show each other with our creations. Send us your
entry as an Email attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org [Lapidary,
gem cutters and gem carvers are also welcome to join!]
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just point your browser to the ‘Orange Pages’ at
Thank you for reading!
Dr. E. Aspler