REQUEST FOR DISCUSSION (RFD)
moderated group misc.industry.printing
This is a formal Request for Discussion (RFD) to remove moderated
Probe posts to this group resulted in bounces.
(generated from misc-industry-print...@moderators.isc.org)
retry time not reached for any host after a long failure period
misc.industry.printing A forum for the printing industry. (Moderated)
CHARTER OF MISC.INDUSTRY.PRINTING
Articles suitable for posting to misc.industry.printing are those
pertaining to topics related to the printing industry.
Expected topics of discussion include (but are not limited to):
* Environmental Issues
* Process Management
* New equipment
* Raw material sourcing
* Best practices
* Total Quality Management
* New Technology
* Sales / Marketing
* Applied R@CHARTER@D
Inappropriate posts would include:
* Advertising. This newsgroup allows those involved with the
printing industry to help those individuals who share
questions or concerns with the group. This is NOT a
forum for advertising and commercial interests and such
posts will not be welcome. If you have a product or
service to sell, please post your message in other, more
* Inappropriate behavior. Inappropriate posts, spamming,
advertisement, foul language or innuendos that are
disrespectful of the other users or groups of people.
The moderator will abide by the following policies:
* The moderator will be unbiased in their approval and
rejection of postings.
* The moderator will work to insure that the quality of
discussions are kept high and free of unsolicited
* The moderator will reject articles that do not conform to
HISTORY OF THE GROUP:
misc.industry.printing is a moderated newsgroup which passed its vote for
creation by 186:15 as reported in news.announce.newgroups on 14 Nov 1996.
Alexander Bartolich <alexander.bartol...@gmx.at>
Those who wish to comment on this request to remove this newsgroup should
subscribe to news.groups.proposals and participate in the relevant threads
in that newsgroup.
To this end, the followup header of this RFD has been set to
In the course of the removal process four formal announcements are posted
(MVI, 1st RFD, 2nd RFD, and LCC), each taking two weeks. At the end of the
process the B8MB will vote on the issue.
Available options for misc.industry.printing are:
- leave the group as it is
- remove the group
For more information on the MVI process, please see
2010-01-17 Probe post
2010-01-24 Moderator Vacancy Investigation
2010-02-06 1st RFD
2010-02-21 2nd RFD