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It's easier for me. I have SW-L sent to a non-work account, which
means I see the emails either when I get home or in breaks between
assignments.

On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 7:43 PM, Lucy <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I disagree :-) because the emails get into my mailbox in wrong time, just
> when I am busy with my work, and as to forums, I use to read them during
> leaisure (in fact, during meals, bad habit, I know...). I prefer to read
> forum postings for their nice and user-friendly interface than those quoting
> mishmash in emails :-)
> Lucy
>
>
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Trevor Jenkins" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Friday, April 09, 2010 8:19 PM
> Subject: Re: SignWriting List has moved to a new address...please take note
> of it...
>
>
>> I disagree. I prefer the "push" nature of mailing lists. Someone wants
>> to say something I get an email immediately. I don't like the "pull"
>> nature of forums. Someone wants to say something I have no idea
>> they've done so until an indeterminate period of time later.
>>
>> I really don't have time to check every list-orum every day. Email
>> lists save me time because there's no need for me to do anything.
>>
>> On Fri, Apr 9, 2010 at 5:39 PM, Lucy <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>>
>>> In my humble opinion, mailing lists are outdated, and for most free web
>>> forums there are space/server problems at all...
>>>
>>> Lucy
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Bill Reese"
>>> <[log in to unmask]>
>>> To: <[log in to unmask]>
>>> Sent: Friday, April 09, 2010 6:32 PM
>>> Subject: Re: SignWriting List has moved to a new address...please take
>>> note
>>> of it...
>>>
>>>
>>>> Lucyna,
>>>>
>>>> I believe that any type of forum or discussion list ultimately needs
>>>> storage space and searching utilities for archived material. Listservs
>>>> have been around for a long time, while web forums haven't. They tend to
>>>> be
>>>> a reliable form of storage that doesn't change much. Web forums may be
>>>> dependent on income streams while listservs usually are not - making it
>>>> a
>>>> more dependable resource and without concerns of personal data mining or
>>>> selling.
>>>>
>>>> Bill
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Lucyna Dlugolecka wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Dear Valerie
>>>>>
>>>>> why not set up a web forum?
>>>>>
>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>> lucy
>>>>>
>>>>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Valerie Sutton"
>>>>> <[log in to unmask]>
>>>>> To: <[log in to unmask]>
>>>>> Sent: Friday, April 09, 2010 6:06 PM
>>>>> Subject: SignWriting List has moved to a new address...please take note
>>>>> of it...
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>> SignWriting List
>>>>>> April 9, 2010
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Dear SignWriting List Members:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> To my surprise, Valencia Community College, which donates the
>>>>>> SignWriting List to us, has chosen to move our SignWriting List, along
>>>>>> with
>>>>>> four other Lists related to sign languages, to a new server using new
>>>>>> LISTSERVE software.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> So, our new SignWriting List address is:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> SignWriting List
>>>>>> [log in to unmask]
>>>>>>
>>>>>> So please change your address books, with the new SignWriting List
>>>>>> address, and we all are automatically switched over right now...Please
>>>>>> always send your messages to the new address.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I still have to update our SignWriting List home page, with the new
>>>>>> information. I have not received the administrative information yet
>>>>>> myself,
>>>>>> but when I do, I will inform you how you can manage the way you
>>>>>> receive your
>>>>>> emails on the SignWriting List.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Many thanks to Valencia Community College and Kevin Matis for their
>>>>>> generosity of time and server space...
>>>>>>
>>>>>> The SignWriting List was founded on my own personal computer back in
>>>>>> 1996, and then it was moved, with the help of Paul Cowley, to the
>>>>>> group of
>>>>>> sign language related lists at a college in Canada, which included
>>>>>> SLLING,
>>>>>> TEACHASL, TERPS, and a sign language group from ONTARIO Canada, and
>>>>>> the SW-L
>>>>>> (SignWriting List). We were on the server in Canada for years, and
>>>>>> then we
>>>>>> all moved to Valencia Community College in Florida...
>>>>>>
>>>>>> The SignWriting List is 14 years old!
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Your messages provide us a window into SignWriting history, and a help
>>>>>> to those who have technical questions.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> The SignWriting List Archives, which Bill Reese preserved for us
>>>>>> (thank
>>>>>> you, Bill) have been a major blessing - People access the Archives
>>>>>> daily to
>>>>>> learn about SignWriting history - Some are even writing research
>>>>>> papers
>>>>>> about the SignWriting List, since there has been so much activity from
>>>>>> so
>>>>>> many groups over the years, from so many countries...there are members
>>>>>> on
>>>>>> our List from over 20 countries.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> You can access four List Archives on this web page:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> SignWriting List Home Page
>>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/forums/swlist
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Adam, Steve and I are finalizing the International SignWriting
>>>>>> Alphabet,
>>>>>> the ISWA 2010, this weekend, and then we start a new decade. The ISWA
>>>>>> 2010
>>>>>> will be installed into SignPuddle Online, and into other software.
>>>>>> Steve is
>>>>>> updating the SignWriting Image Server, Binary SignWriting, and the
>>>>>> ISWA
>>>>>> Reference Manual, and Adam is finalizing the photos and animated gifs
>>>>>> for
>>>>>> the 261 handshapes in the ISWA 2010, and I am working on the
>>>>>> documentation
>>>>>> and updating web pages and so forth...smile...Our web sites are old
>>>>>> and need
>>>>>> a lot of updating!
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I hope you all are doing well -
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Val ;-)
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Valerie Sutton
>>>>>> [log in to unmask]
>>>>>>
>>>>>> SignWriting
>>>>>> Read & Write Sign Languages
>>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org
>>>>>>
>>>>>> SignPuddle
>>>>>> Create SignWriting Documents Online
>>>>>> http://www.SignBank.org/signpuddle
>>>>>>
>>>>>> SignWriting Shop
>>>>>> Books, DVDs, Lessons, Services
>>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/shop
>>>>>>
>>>>>> SignWriting List
>>>>>> Technical Support: Ask questions...
>>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/forums/swlist
>>>>>>
>>>>>> SignWriting Literature Project
>>>>>> Writing Literature in Sign Languages
>>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/literature
>>>>>>
>>>>>> SignWriting Sponsors Forum
>>>>>> Help Educational Non-Profit Organization
>>>>>> http://www.SignWriting.org/forums/sponsors
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Deaf Action Committee For SignWriting
>>>>>> Center For Sutton Movement Writing
>>>>>> a US educational nonprofit organization
>>>>>> PO Box 517, La Jolla, CA, 92038, USA
>>>>>> Tel: 858-456-0098 Skype: valeriesutton
>>>>>>
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>> --
>> Regards, Trevor.
>>
>> <>< Re: deemed!
>>
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--
Regards, Trevor.

<>< Re: deemed!