> The mailing list is a useful feature and is worth retaining. On several
> occasions I have looked up people in the mailing list in order to directly
> communicate with them. Your suggestion of posting an information form and
> posting the results semi-annually is good, but will rely on people taking the
> time to fill it in. In that sense it will provide a test of the sense of
> community among the Arabidopsis researchers.
>> rob mcclung, dartmouth college.
It's the only way that I can provide the service if it is needed.
There are also many people that read the newsgroup over USENET now and
aren't on *any* of the four mailing lists.