<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 3.2//EN"> <HTML> <HEAD> <TITLE>The Linux Documentation Project: Mailing Lists and Feedback</TITLE> <META NAME="description" CONTENT="Linux Documentation Project: Mailing Lists and Feedback"> </HEAD> <BODY bgcolor="#AAAAAA" LINK="#003355" ALINK="#003355" VLINK="#003355"> <TABLE WIDTH="100%" BORDER="0" CELLPADDING="4" CELLSPACING="0"> <TR> <TD ALIGN="center" VALIGN="top"><A HREF="index.html"><IMG SRC="images/ldp.gif" WIDTH="300" HEIGHT="120" ALIGN="absmiddle" BORDER="0" ALT="The Linux Documentation Project"></A> </TR> <TR BGCOLOR="#AAAAAA"> <TD ALIGN="center"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"><B> <A HREF="index.html"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> home</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#howto"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> HOWTOs</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="guides.html"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> Guides</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#faq"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> FAQs</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#man"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> man pages</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#lg"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> Linux Gazette</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#lf"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> LinuxFocus</font></A> </B></font></TD> </TR> <TR BGCOLOR="#BBCCEE"> <TD ALIGN="center" VALIGN="center"><BR> <H3><FONT FACE="arial,helvetica"> &nbsp;Linux Documentation Project Mailing Lists &amp; Feedback&nbsp;</FONT></H3> </TD></TR> <TR><TD BGCOLOR="#FFFFFF"> <P><font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <a name="feedback"></a> We welcome your comments on the Linux Documentation Project (LDP); but remember that we are a volunteer organization with limited resources so we can't do everything. Feedback will be sent to a mailing list that is only for discussion of LDP issues, so please don't ask technical or general questions about Linux. <p><font color="darkred"> We again wish to stress that these lists are for the discussion of issues related to the <b>LDP</b>; including such topics as: the creation, maintenance, and translation of documents (HOWTOs, FAQs, Guides, etc.); ideas for new documents; issues involving the LDP web site; issues involving SGML processing tools; etc. </font></p> <p> For questions of a general Linux nature, may we suggest: <ul> <li>Take a look at the <a href="FAQ/Linux-FAQ/index.html">Linux Frequently Asked Questions with Answers (FAQ)</a>. </li> <li>Examine the <A href="links/">General Information</a> or our <A href="links/links.html#newuser">New Users and Help Sites</A> links pages. </li> <li>Use the mailing list of a local <a href="http://lugww.counter.li.org/">Linux User Group</a>. </li> <li>Utilize a site such as <a href="http://www.justlinux.com/">JustLinux</a>, <a href="http://www.linuxforums.org/">linuxforums.org</a>, or <a href="http://www.linuxquestions.org/">linuxquestions.org</a>. </li> <li>Try a <a href="search.html">search</a> of the LDP. </li> </ul> </p> <p> If you are clear on this policy, we welcome and appreciate your <b><A href="mailto:feedback@en.tldp.org?Subject=general">feedback</a></b>. </p> <!-- mailing lists --> <P><BR></P> <table width="100%" border="0" cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2"> <tr align="left" valign="top"> <td width="100%" bgcolor="#BBCCEE" height="2"> <a name="maillists"></a> <font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><b> Mailing Lists </b></font> </td> </tr> </table> <P> There are a few mailing lists you may wish to subscribe to, in order to be involved and stay informed about the work being done by the LDP (to subscribe, click on the link for each and remove &quot;.NOSPAM&quot; prior to sending or see the instructions below): <p> <ol> <li><p><a href="mailto:discuss-subscribe@en.tldp.org.NOSPAM">discuss@en.tldp.org</a> - general discussion list about documenting software and hardware.<br> <i>Parameters:</i> subscribers post only, please subscribe before posting. </p></li> <li><p><a href="mailto:docbook-subscribe@en.tldp.org.NOSPAM">docbook@en.tldp.org</a> - DocBook (SGML) and document publishing related problems.<br> <i>Parameters:</i> subscribers post only, please subscribe before posting </p></li> <!-- <li><p><a href="mailto:news-subscribe@en.tldp.org.NOSPAM">news@en.tldp.org</a> - General news, cumulative document updates, unmaintained updates, etc. regarding the LDP.<br><i>Parameters:</i> low traffic list; mailed about once a week; only LDP staff can post. <a href="ldpwn/latest.html">News postings</a> are available online as well. </p></li> --> <li><p><a href="mailto:announce-subscribe@en.tldp.org.NOSPAM">announce@en.tldp.org</a> - major announcements and document updates posted.<br> <i>Parameters:</i> a low volume list; only LDP staff can post. If you wish to announce something important, please mail your proposal to someone from the LDP staff first. Their email addresses are available from the <a href="vlist.html">volunteers list</a>. </p></li> <li><p><a href="mailto:i18n@tldp.org.NOSPAM">i18n@tldp.org</a> - Discussion about translation projects for the LDP.<br> <i>Parameters:</i> subscribers post only, please subscribe before posting </p></li> <li><p><a href="mailto:editors-subscribe@en.tldp.org.NOSPAM">editors@en.tldp.org</a> - LDP Review team editors and reviewers list.<br> <i>Parameters:</i> subscribers post only, please subscribe before posting </p></li> <li><p><a href="mailto:feedback-subscribe@en.tldp.org.NOSPAM">feedback@en.tldp.org</a> - provide feedback to the LDP.<br> <i>Parameters:</i> everyone can post, so list volume is not known; spam is possible. </p></li> <li><p>submit@en.tldp.org - general (document) submits address; list designed for one-way communication from authors to LDP staff for submission of new or updated document (but anyone can subscribe). <i>Remember that we prefer GitHub for new submits, followed by a message to submit@en.tldp.org!</i><br> <i>Parameters:</i> everyone can post, so list volume is not known; spam is possible. </p></li> </ol> </p> <p> Because our new server checks the <strong>exact sender</strong> of a message (to prevent spam), you need to subscribe to these lists as &quot;yourself&quot; (from the mail account you will post or receive from). </p> <p> To <strong>subscribe</strong>, send an empty message to: <strong>&lt;list-name&gt;-subscribe@en.tldp.org</strong> (eg. announce-subscribe@en.tldp.org) or click on the links provided above. </p> <p> To <strong>unsubscribe</strong>, send an empty message to: <strong>&lt;list-name&gt;-unsubscribe@en.tldp.org</strong> (eg. announce-unsubscribe@en.tldp.org). </p> <p> Each list is archived in two forms: text files (accessible by e-mail), and from <a href="http://lists.tldp.org/">http://lists.tldp.org/</a> (with a mysql-driven searchable archive). Listserver commands are available by sending an empty message to &lt;list-name&gt;-help@en.tldp.org (eg. announce-help@en.tldp.org). </p> <p> If you have any questions, please e-mail our listmaster: <a href="mailto:ser@tldp.org.NOSPAM">ser@tldp.org</a>. </p> <!-- List archives --> <P><BR></P> <table width="100%" border="0" cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2"> <tr align="left" valign="top"> <td width="100%" bgcolor="#BBCCEE" height="2"> <a name="archives"></a> <font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><b> Mailing List Archives </b></font> </td> </tr> </table> <P><b>Search or Browse: </b> <a href="http://lists.tldp.org/">http://lists.tldp.org/</a> <br><br> (the old Debian list archives can be browsed: <a href="pub/Linux/docs/ldp-archived/mail_archives/">here</a>). </P> <!-- Document Submissions --> <P><BR></P> <table width="100%" border="0" cellspacing="2" cellpadding="2"> <tr align="left" valign="top"> <td width="100%" bgcolor="#BBCCEE" height="2"> <a name="submit"></a> <font face="Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><b> Document Submittals </b></font> </td> </tr> </table> <P> Before submitting a document, please consult the <A href="LDP/LDP-Author-Guide/distribution.html">Document Distribution</A> section of the <A href="LDP/LDP-Author-Guide/index.html"><b>LDP Author Guide</b></A> (formerly referred to as the &quot;<i>HOWTO-HOWTO</i>&quot;). &nbsp;&nbsp; </P> <BR> </TD></TR> <TR BGCOLOR="#AAAAAA"> <TD ALIGN="center"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"><B> <A HREF="index.html"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> home</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#howto"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> HOWTOs</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="guides.html"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> Guides</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#faq"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> FAQs</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#man"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> man pages</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#lg"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> Linux Gazette</font></A>&nbsp;&nbsp;|&nbsp;&nbsp; <A HREF="docs.html#lf"><font face="arial,helvetica" color="#ffffff"> LinuxFocus</font></A> </B></font></TD> </TR> <TR BGCOLOR="#AAAAAA"> <TD ALIGN="center"><font face="arial,helvetica" size="-1"> Last Modified: 2012-07-07&nbsp;|&nbsp; <a href="mailto:feedback@en.tldp.org.NOSPAM">feedback@en.tldp.org</a></font></TD> </TR> </TABLE> </BODY> </HTML>