The arrows, the arrows, GOD I HATE the backward arrows, a close second are the SPACES! I'm not religious, but mea culpa.
Scott, trying hard not to fuck up. --- SOFA <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Questions, questions, questions plaguing the > minds... > My initial idea had the people putting their > name up on the list to a) pay attention to the > email address included in the post (whether > it's digest, individual, or site-read doesn't > matter; it's always included; and b) pay > attention to the email of who responds next in > line. I had figured that this was the least a > person could do to be a part of the vine... The > "policing yourself for the good of everyone" > concept. Member Barry was correct; I based this > concept on the one employed at the KUR forums. > But they are a blog and we are not - it's just > a little different. > I have, in watching what has transpired in the > last day, seen a couple of problems tho', which > could/would most likely be answered by > attaching an email to the list, rather than a > handle so some care needs to be taken. Jim's > comment about the arrows is a good point; also > not leaving a space makes for one monster email > addy: > [EMAIL PROTECTED]>>[EMAIL PROTECTED] > - don't try clicking on this at home! > I'm going to suggest that everyone 1) pay > attention to the thread of the vine that you > join, 2) make your arrows this way <<<, and 3) > use your discretion when it comes to attaching > yourself to the vine. If you want to add your > email to the body of a message post, that's > your business (but, our message posts, by > virtue of the system in which we are operate, > are easily searched by anyone on the Net, not > just our group members; there's simply no such > thing as a private group), but if you use a > handle or user name or personal name or > whatever, take it upon yourself to contact the > person before you - and after you, as the case > may be - in the vine. In theory, as long as you > know who you're getting the vine from, and > contact that person with your stats, those > behind you will do the same and the vine will > take care of itself... > Unless, there's something I've not thought of? > SOFA > > So when adding oneself to a vine; How does > the person getting the vine > know WHERE to send it? > But How to get a mailing address? Rick > > As you reply by adding your name (Jim > L-US>>Rick-??) your email address is > automatically on the email you replied and > added yourself with. This system is almost > foolproof with the possible exception of 2 > members replying and adding themselves to the > vine at once. Even then yahoo will sort out > who's email arrived there first down to the > millisecond and combining can occur. Jim L > > Great advice, this is a fantastic idea SOFA, > It's > made me get off my ass and re-offer some long > overdue stuff. Rick > > I think I missed an important point in SOFA's > instructions. The separators should be this way > << rather than this way >>. Jim L __________________________________ Do you Yahoo!? Yahoo! Personals - Better first dates. More second dates. http://personals.yahoo.com ------------------------ Yahoo! Groups Sponsor --------------------~--> In low income neighborhoods, 84% do not own computers. At Network for Good, help bridge the Digital Divide! http://us.click.yahoo.com/c9hWNA/3MnJAA/n1hLAA/yXLolB/TM --------------------------------------------------------------------~-> For further Z-related fun, please visit http://www.thebignote.com or http://www.killuglyradio.com , thank you. Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Zappa-List/ <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/