Re: [rp-ml] The rp-ml is open for business

From: Alain Bernard <>
Date: Sat Sep 06 2008 - 10:46:18 EEST

All our thanks, on behalf of the french members!
All the Best,

Tam a écrit :
> Thank You, Seppo!!!!!
> Tom Richards, Metallurgist
> --------------------------------------------------
> From: "Seppo J Niemi" <>
> Sent: Friday, September 05, 2008 12:04 PM
> To: <>
> Subject: [rp-ml] The rp-ml is open for business
>> Greetings,
>> as most of you probably know by now, the rp-ml server suffered from a
>> serious hardware failure a couple of weeks ago. The hard drive of the
>> server broke down completely and all the data in it was lost
>> forever. Fortunately I had most of the files (including all the
>> archives) on a backup that was taken on August 17th.
>> Hannu was able to produce a replacement server on a very short notice
>> and I have spent the last couple of days installing and configuring
>> the operating system and all the required software. After having
>> solved some unforeseen problems, I have finally managed to re-build the
>> list service to almost what it used to be. Everything should work as
>> before.
>> Of course, most of the emails that you have sent to the list between
>> Aug 17th and today are now lost. Some of them may pop up later as the
>> mail servers purge their mail queues.
>> I'll monitor the list for a while and try to fix any errors as soon as
>> possible. If you find anything not working properly, please contact me
>> at zaphod (at) and I'll see if I can fix it.
>> Now, I think I'll take a dram of Ardbeg and start the weekend...
>> Yours,
>> //zaphod

Received on Sat Sep 06 10:54:45 2008

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