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From: Vicki Thauvin <>
Subject: Re: A reasonable amount of time
Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2004 07:31:46 -0700
I create mailing lists Tuesday or Wednesday of each week.
On 8/18/04 6:17 PM, ""
> From: "David E. Cann" <>
> Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2004 15:24:27 -0400 (GMT-04:00)
> To: <>
> Subject: A reasonable amount of time
> A week or so ago, I became BOARD Admin for a handful of surname boards when
> the former Admin gave them up. I like to run my boards and lists together
> with the gateway open, so I requested new lists to be created for most of
> these since none existed. It has now been a week, but can anyone give me an
> idea of a reasonable amount of time by which I should be notified one way or
> Given all that has been going on lately with server problems and other things,
> I want to give them a fair amount of time, but on the other hand, patience
> never has been my greatest trait. :~( Should I send a follow up after one
> week, or should I wait longer? Also, should I send it to the Help Desk
> listing all of the lists requested, or should I reapply for each of them one
> at a time as I did the first time?
> I am open to suggestions. . . .
> David E. Cann