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Subject: Re: Attitudes, Service, and Mailing Lists
From: Sharon Shea <sshea @ world . std . com>
Date: Thu, 7 Jul 1994 17:13:17 -0400 (EDT)
To: Software Development <junkyard @ primate . wisc . edu>
Cc: list-managers @ GreatCircle . COM
In-reply-to: <199407072026 . PAA22644 @ saimiri . primate . wisc . edu>

> 
> I'm not advocating telling subscribers to take a hike, but they're
> accessing a service which is offered by me for free.  If they have to
> pay someone else to get it, that doesn't obligate me to provide the
> level of support that would come were I billing them for access.

Same here. When they sign up for lists, they are requesting an extra 
service - one I provide. And since I'm the one paying to have the list on 
a commercial provider - the biggest cost is to me - by far. 

-Sharon


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