CALL FOR DISCUSSION: bionet.biology.used-equipment
allens at yang.earlham.edu
Sun Apr 12 12:47:38 EST 1992
In article <1992Apr11.122634.3449 at news.miami.edu>, kramer at news.miami.edu (Jack K
>>>> Why not call the group -- bionet.equipment.recycle -- ?
>>>I used bionet.biology.used-equipment to make it clear that this was
>>>for biologists. People browsing through USENET do not always put two
> Whatever the groups(s) is called I think the scope of this excellent
> idea should be broadened. Perhaps:
> The comp.sci groups are specifically excluded since the volume of
> this type of traffic is very high there and could swamp the other
> sci groups, at least initially.
One objection might be that not everyone receiving Bionet (such as
through a mailing list) gets Usenet. This problem could be solved by
gating the sci.bio.used-equipment through a Bionet mailing list.
More information about the Bioforum