Monthly posting of the guidelines for participation in the COBOL/400
Language Mailing List.

Keep to the subject.  The topic of the list is COBOL/400 Programming.  This
includes, but is not limited to, all aspects of COBOL programming (ILE and 
OPM), activation groups, extensions, enhancements, debugging, etc.

When quoting messages, do not quote the entire message.  Just quote the
parts that are needed to make the appropriate references.

Flames are absolutely prohibited.  If you disagree with someone, feel
free to argue the facts, but no personal attacks will be tolerated.

The official language of the COBOL/400 Programming Mailing List is English.

Do not post personal messages.  Please use direct E-Mail.  This list is
international in scope and personal messages just end up costing money.

Please do not use HTML to format messages ... not everyone has a HTML
enabled message reader and the extra text can (and does) cause some
mail readers to truncate messages.

Advertising products, repeated postings, etc, are strictly prohibited.
Also, if you have a solution that will specificly help another
participant, feel free to tell that person.  And finally, if you are a
vendor, please identify yourself as such... do not try to pass yourself
off as a user of your own products (even if you are).

Regarding employment related discussion: If someone wants to discuss
employment related issues IN THE MIDRANGE COMMUNITY... it's fine... AS
LONG AS THE MESSAGE DOES NOT CONTAIN SPECIFICS ABOUT A COMPANY, JOB, or
CONTRACT.  For instance: Posting a question such as "We're about to hire
a bunch of new college graduates for our AS/400 shop, what's the best
training program available?" is fine...  but saying "We're looking to hire
some entry-level programmers for xyz corporation who need to know how to
program acme widget controllers...  how do we test them" is not.  MIDRANGE
dot COM also hosts a MIDRANGE-JOBS list for employment discussion.  To
subscribe to that list: send email to MIDRANGE-JOBS@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

By posting to this mailing list, you are granting MIDRANGE dot COM and
David Gibbs (david@xxxxxxxxxxxx) non-exclusive, unlimited, rights to 
republish its contents.

This list IS copyrighted as a compilation.  Republication of this mailing 
list, for anything other than personal use, without the explicit permission 
of the list owner is a violation of U.S.  Copyright Law and will be dealt 
with as such.

Collecting or "Mining" of email address from this forum, or any related
web archive, is strictly and explicitly prohibited (not to mention that
it is extraordinarily unprofessional).

Violation of the above guidelines will be determined by the moderator
and will result permanent disconnection from the conference (you decide
which is worse).

To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change mailing list options, please vist
http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/COBOL400-L

If you have questions or comments about these guidelines, please feel
free to contact the moderator, Bob Larkin via internet e-mail at
blarkin@xxxxxxx

MIDRANGE dot COM is a non-commercial organization and is not connected
with any corporation, periodical, or commercial enterprise.  For more
information, send Internet E-Mail to INFO@xxxxxxxxxxxxx



This thread ...


Follow On AppleNews
Return to Archive home page | Return to MIDRANGE.COM home page

This mailing list archive is Copyright 1997-2020 by midrange.com and David Gibbs as a compilation work. Use of the archive is restricted to research of a business or technical nature. Any other uses are prohibited. Full details are available on our policy page. If you have questions about this, please contact [javascript protected email address].