2. News Feed, Newsgroups
To request a newsgroup, send
an email to the Newsmaster.
Please note that reasonable requests for genuine newsgroups are
likely to be approved, but that we do not carry
Most news programs allow you to cancel a message you've posted. Cancelling a message not only removes it from the local server, but eventually also from the whole network (it takes time to propagate the cancel message through the network).
If you want to cancel a message you have posted, and you are unable to do so, please mail a request to the Newsmaster.
A University club or society approved by the Proctors may have a newsgroup in the ox.clubs hierarchy. A request for the creation of such a group must come from an official of the club or society (preferably the Secretary).
- College Newsgroup
- Departmental Newsgroup
If you think that a new local newsgroup is required (other than in the above categories), start a discussion in ox.general. If a consensus is reached, the group has a good chance of being created.
All newsgroup creation requests should be mailed to the Newsmaster