Re: [R] R-help in a newsgroup

From: Duncan Murdoch <murdoch_at_stats.uwo.ca>
Date: Wed 19 Jul 2006 - 04:57:05 EST

On 7/18/2006 2:30 PM, Darren Weber wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I find a lot of the R-help email traffic overloads my inbox. My IT
> managers are not really happy for me to be subscribed to several
> high-traffic email lists. I don't want to lose my contact with the
> R-help emails, so I'm having to consider various ways of handling the
> traffic. Anyhow, I'm wondering how many people on the R-help email
> list would prefer that most of the traffic were in a newsgroup? In
> case your interested in that option, there is a group available at:
>
> The-R-Project-for-Statistical-Computing@googlegroups.com
>
> I think the subscription is through normal news group channels. The
> google search services on this group are nice too. This group is not
> divided into useful categories, like help, admin, develop etc., but
> it's not too difficult to create new groups for that.

If you prefer the newsgroup interface, you should also look at gmane. Gabor G posted a list of the newsgroups here:

http://finzi.psych.upenn.edu/R/Rhelp02a/archive/75239.html

recently.

Duncan Murdoch
>
> Best, Darren
>
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