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3rd RFD: remove comp.sys.intel.ipsc310 (LAST CALL FOR COMMENTS)

Discussion in 'Intel' started by The Big-8 Management Board, Aug 14, 2006.

  1. REQUEST FOR DISCUSSION (RFD)
    remove comp.sys.intel.ipsc310

    This is a formal Request For Discussion (RFD) to remove the
    newsgroup comp.sys.intel.ipsc310.


    PROCEDURE:

    The B8MB plans to begin voting on this proposal after five days. Please
    offer any final discussion or comments before the end of this waiting
    period. Voting may take up to one week (7 days); a result will be posted
    following the end of the voting period.

    All discussion of this proposal should be posted to news.groups.

    The full (draft) group removal procedure is documented here:

    http://www.big-8.org/dokuwiki/doku.php?id=policies:rmgroup



    SUMMARY OF DISCUSSION:

    No comments were received.


    RATIONALE: remove comp.sys.intel.ipsc310

    comp.sys.intel.ipsc310 has not had any on-topic messages in the past 11
    months. In the past, most non-spam messages have been related to Intel
    processors rather than the Intel multibus-based systems.

    This RFD is part of a proposal to remove 31 low-traffic former-INET
    groups. Please see article <>, available here:

    http://news.killfile.org/?group=news.announce.newgroups&number=1363

    Note: the proposal to remove two of the 31 groups, comp.os.rsts and
    comp.std.announce, has been withdrawn.


    HISTORY:

    comp.sys.intel.ipsc310 has existed as an INET group at least since 1987. It was
    promoted to the standard Big 8 distribution in October 2000.


    DISTRIBUTION:

    This document has been posted to the following newsgroups:

    news.announce.newgroups
    news.groups
    comp.sys.intel.ipsc310
    comp.sys.intel


    CHARTER:

    The newsgroup line is:

    comp.sys.intel.ipsc310 Anything related to the Intel 310.


    PROPONENT:

    Jim Riley <>



    CHANGE HISTORY:

    2006-08-14 3rd RFD (Last call for Comments)
    2006-07-13 2nd ("comprehensive") RFD
    2006-07-06 1st RFD
     
    The Big-8 Management Board, Aug 14, 2006
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