I would disagree.
Cacti_etc is already an easily accessible mailing list and includes
caudiciforms (fat plants). Its just not a newsgroup. Aren't you already a
subscriber? You should be if you expect to be up-to-date in what's going on
in the world of succulent plants.
JennyC <JennyC at Chello.nl> wrote in message
news:AKtF7.106204$Sd6.8175581 at amsnews02.chello.com...
>> > "Cereoid*" <cereoid at prodigy.net> wrote in message
> > news:ujpF7.357$Yz7.62076007 at newssvr15.news.prodigy.com...> > > See Bruno,
> > >> > Aren't you dazzled by the lack of interest in the topic?
> I've replied twice to this , saying I think the newsgroup would be a
> good idea, but my messages don't seem to show up in the lsit !
>> Sabotage ????
>> Here's a copy of what I said :
>> "Bruno Plamondon" <brunoplamondon at home.com> wrote in message
> news:1004587417.82061 at isc.org...> > REQUEST FOR DISCUSSION (RFD)
> > unmoderated group rec.gardens.cacti
> <Huge snip>
>>> What a good idea !! Usenet is so much more easily accessible than the
> various other message boards.
>> Will it include caudiciforms (fat plants) too ?
>> The only reservation I have it the three language set up proposed.
> This might make the group unwieldy.
> And why French and Spanish ? What about German, Italian, Dutch etc :~)
>> > "Bruno Plamondon" <brunoplamondon at home.com> wrote
> > > REQUEST FOR DISCUSSION (RFD)
> > > unmoderated group rec.gardens.cacti
> > > > This is a formal Request For Discussion (RFD) for the creation
> > the
> > > world-wide unmoderated Usenet newsgroup rec.gardens.cacti.
> > "Cereoid*" <cereoid at prodigy.net> wrote
> > > Are you trying to imply that the Cacti_etc forum isn't good
> > > > http://www2.labs.agilent.com/bot/cactus_home> >
> > I think the point that Bruno is making is that there is not a USENET
> > group for Cacti & Succulent.
> > I, like him, prefer Usenet to forums - however good they may be :~))
> > Usenet is just easier to use and somehow more accessible.
> > I think it's a good idea but can't quite see how it would work in
> > three languages. It might get very confusing and put people of.
> > Jenny (member of Fat Plants)