> From tasos @
edu Sun Dec 5 11:22:38 1993
> Subject: Re: Comparison of Unix-based listserver software?
> To: tower @
> Date: Sun, 5 Dec 1993 12:21:50 -0500 (EST)
> > From: riddle @
edu (Prentiss Riddle)
> > Date: Sat, 4 Dec 1993 07:46:52 -0600 (CST)
> > Hi. Some people here at Rice are evaluating Unix-based listserver
> > software. The intention is to replace our mainframe-based LISTSERV,
> > although we have not yet decided whether an exact LISTSERV clone is a
> > must.
> > My question: Has anyone done a comparison of features among the various
> > available packages? Or even compiled a list of the leading contenders
> > which someone making this decision should look at?
> A feature-by-feature comparison between procmail, majordomo and the
> listprocessor was posted on this list some time ago; check this list's archives
> (anon ftp to ftp.greatcircle.com).
Thanks. However, the archive is now voluminous enough that without an
index or a more specific date, finding the comparison in the archive is
a rather daunting task. If anyone reading this happened to have a copy
at hand that would be very helpful...
-- Prentiss Riddle ("aprendiz de todo, maestro de nada") riddle @
-- Systems Programmer, Office of Networking Services
-- Rice University, POB 1892, Houston, TX 77251 / Mudd 208 / 713-285-5327