"Kim Beattie" <BeattiKM@RSVL.AH.ORG>
12/27/2001 12:36:05 PM
Re: [gpsstash] Do we want a usenet group? (RFD)
FWIW, I like the idea of a rec.gps.* hierarchy of newsgroups, but what
about the existing group: sci.geo.satellite-nav? This group seems to be
the default "gps" group currently.
>>> firstname.lastname@example.org 12/26/01 07:16PM >>>
This is an informal Request For Discussion (RFD) for the creation of
world-wide unmoderated Usenet newsgroup rec.geocaching
I'm open to other naming suggestions like rec.gps.stashhunt
Which might have the advantage of including similar sport/hobbies in
the hierarchy. ie. rec.gps.confluence
I'll have to write up something formal and submit it to the following
groups for approval and discussion.
I have over 300 posts on the Groundspeak forums, so this isn't a case
where I want to change things without giving what's available a try.
I very much prefer a the text based medium of usenet to the web based
boards on Navicache and Groundspeak.
This not only allows me to read and respond while offline (as I am
with this message) but to easily archive for portability when desired.
If I am alone in this, I won't submit a request to the above listed
Please feel free to contact me with any concerns or questions.
Choberiba / Eric O'Connor email@example.com
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