[ntp:questions] list posts in UTF-8

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Mon Oct 27 13:18:47 UTC 2008


On 2008-10-27, jimp at specsol.spam.sux.com <jimp at specsol.spam.sux.com> wrote:
> Richard B. Gilbert <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> wrote:
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>>>> There IS a mailing list for those who prefer mail to news or for those 
>>>> who don't have access to news.  Comcast has announced that it will no 
>>>> longer offer access to net news effective 28 October 2008.
>>> 
>>> Yeah, there are lots of groups with a mail gateway.
>>> 
>>> That doesn't change the fact the base is a usenet news group.
>>> 
>>> 
>> Which came first, the chicken or the egg?
>
> In the case of comp.protocols.time.ntp, AIR the mailing list came first.

The news-group pre-dates the mailing list by many, many, years.

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