Recent Changes for "Usenet" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/UsenetRecent Changes of the page "Usenet" on Davis Wiki.en-us Usenethttp://daviswiki.org/Usenet2007-09-15 22:41:52JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Usenet<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["UC Davis"] has its own {{{ucd.*}}} heirarchy, which contains groups for general discussion, ["campus"] organizations, courses, and more. Aside from some ["Computer Science"] course newsgroups and {{{ucd.swap}}}, most of them are unused. Some of these are propagated to other news servers (except for {{{ucd.class.*}}}) and you may be able to access them from another ISP. To access all the {{{ucd.*}}} groups, you must use the [http://news.ucdavis.edu news.ucdavis.edu] NNTP server or web interface. You will need a UCD login to access them.<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["UC Davis"] has its own {{{ucd.*}}} heirarchy, which contains groups for general discussion, ["campus"] organizations, courses, and more. Aside from some ["Computer Science"] course newsgroups and {{{ucd.swap}}}, most of them are unused. Some of these are propagated to other news servers (except for {{{ucd.class.*}}}) and you may be able to access them from another ISP. To access all the {{{ucd.*}}} groups, you must use the [http://news.ucdavis.edu news.ucdavis.edu] NNTP server or web interface. You will need a UCD login to access them.<span><br> + <br> + On a historic note, before internet access was generally available, usenet was accessible to Davis residents via local ["BBS" BBSes].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Usenethttp://daviswiki.org/Usenet2006-04-10 22:12:04AndrewChen+UCD groups <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Usenet<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ["UC Davis"] has its own {{{ucd.*}}} heirarchy, which contains groups for general discussion, ["campus"] organizations, courses, and more. Aside from some ["Computer Science"] course newsgroups and {{{ucd.swap}}}, most of them are unused. Some of these are propagated to other news servers (except for {{{ucd.class.*}}}) and you may be able to access them from another ISP. To access all the {{{ucd.*}}} groups, you must use the [http://news.ucdavis.edu news.ucdavis.edu] NNTP server or web interface. You will need a UCD login to access them. </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Usenethttp://daviswiki.org/Usenet2006-03-29 17:51:28JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Usenet<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + One of the many things one could find on Usenet was the ["UCDavis Usenet FAQ"].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Usenethttp://daviswiki.org/Usenet2006-03-10 12:58:54PhilipNeustromremoved 'todo for this page' <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Usenet<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - <br> - TODO on this page:<br> - <br> - * add info about How To connect to Usenet, specifically using ["DCN"]'s excellent server<br> - * [http://www.dcn.org/living/newsgroups.html]<br> - * add info about Usenet software<br> - * add technical info about Usenet in special section at the bottom of the page<br> - * add pointers to davis-related Usenet stuff<br> - * ["Usenet FAQ"]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Usenethttp://daviswiki.org/Usenet2006-02-07 17:22:01JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Usenet<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span>Usenet is a distributed message system dating back to the early 1980s. It is still widely used, and a very good way to communicate with others anywhere in the world about any topic. It is similar to modern systems such as Yahoo Groups, but is more universal and standardized. Google sponsors a [http://groups.google.com/ searchable database] of all public Usenet groups. </td> <td> <span>+ [wiki:WikiPedia:</span>Usenet<span>&nbsp;Usenet]</span> is a distributed message system dating back to the early 1980s. It is still widely used, and a very good way to communicate with others anywhere in the world about any topic. It is similar to modern systems such as Yahoo Groups, but is more universal and standardized. Google sponsors a [http://groups.google.com/ searchable database] of all public Usenet groups. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * [http://www.dcn.org/living/newsgroups.html]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * ["Usenet FAQ"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Usenethttp://daviswiki.org/Usenet2006-02-07 13:57:58CraigBrozinskyusenet googlable <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Usenet<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Usenet is a distributed message system dating back to the early 1980s. It is still widely used, and a very good way to communicate with others anywhere in the world about any topic. It is similar to modern systems such as Yahoo Groups, but is more universal and standardized. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Usenet is a distributed message system dating back to the early 1980s. It is still widely used, and a very good way to communicate with others anywhere in the world about any topic. It is similar to modern systems such as Yahoo Groups, but is more universal and standardized.<span>&nbsp;Google sponsors a [http://groups.google.com/ searchable database] of all public Usenet groups.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Usenethttp://daviswiki.org/Usenet2006-02-07 12:07:23JabberWokkyI dislike TODOs, but format fixed. And usenet != Internet, use by UUCP predated. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Usenet<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Note: Usenet is also known as "Newsgroups" </td> <td> <span>+</span> Note: Usenet is also known as "Newsgroups"<span>, net news or simply news.</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Usenet is a <span>very lar</span>ge <span>internet message board community</span> dating back to the early 1980s. It is still widely used, and a very good way to communicate with others anywhere in the world about any topic. It is similar to modern systems such as Yahoo Groups, but is more universal and standardized. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Usenet is a <span>distributed messa</span>ge <span>system</span> dating back to the early 1980s. It is still widely used, and a very good way to communicate with others anywhere in the world about any topic. It is similar to modern systems such as Yahoo Groups, but is more universal and standardized. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- * add info about How To connect to Usenet, specifically using ["DCN"]'s excellent server<br> - * add info about Usenet software<br> - * add technical info about Usenet in special section at the bottom of the page<br> - * add pointers to davis-related Usenet stuff</span> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + * add info about How To connect to Usenet, specifically using ["DCN"]'s excellent server<br> + * add info about Usenet software<br> + * add technical info about Usenet in special section at the bottom of the page<br> + * add pointers to davis-related Usenet stuff</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Usenethttp://daviswiki.org/Usenet2006-02-07 11:45:42GregoryThrasher <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Usenet<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * add info about How To connect to Usenet, specifically using DCN's excellent server </td> <td> <span>+</span> * add info about How To connect to Usenet, specifically using <span>["</span>DCN<span>"]</span>'s excellent server </td> </tr> </table> </div> Usenethttp://daviswiki.org/Usenet2006-02-07 11:44:19GregoryThrasher <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Usenet<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Note: Usenet is also known as "Newsgroups"<br> + <br> + Usenet is a very large internet message board community dating back to the early 1980s. It is still widely used, and a very good way to communicate with others anywhere in the world about any topic. It is similar to modern systems such as Yahoo Groups, but is more universal and standardized.<br> + <br> + Usenet users can easily create their own categories and choose to "host" others' categories for users in their community.<br> + <br> + <br> + TODO on this page:<br> + * add info about How To connect to Usenet, specifically using DCN's excellent server<br> + * add info about Usenet software<br> + * add technical info about Usenet in special section at the bottom of the page<br> + * add pointers to davis-related Usenet stuff</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>