Welcome to MAUDL
You have been pre-subscribed to this list in preparation for the CADE
This mailing list is dedicated to the discussion of the pedagogical
potential of Multiple Academic User Domains. or 'MAUDs' (c) 1993.
MAUDs are descendants of Multiple User Domains and are intended
to be used primarily (although not solely) as an educational
You may have been asked to join this list because you are going to
partake in a virtual conference or seminar in the near future.
Accordingly, the information that you will receive via MAUDL
(pronounced: 'model') will assist you in understanding MAUDs as well
as providing you with guidelines on how to communicate and 'get about'
in the virtual environment.
You may have joined this list because of your desire to consult with
or discuss with other users or coders ('wizards') of the MAUD.
Please feel free to do so here or by posting on one of the numerous
bulletin boards on The Painted Porch MAUD located at:
telnet maud.cariboo.bc.ca 4000.
(Please Note: If you are using a VMS system, you may need to use the
following extension instead of the one listed above:
telnet maud.cariboo.bc.ca /port=4000. These directions will be
repeated in a message that will be sent to you shortly.)
If you would like to have a bulletin board created for your specific
group, please contact one of the administrators on the MAUD. These
are: Jeff McLaughlin (email@example.com) MAUDNAME: KANE,and
Stephen Downes (firstname.lastname@example.org) MAUDNAME: LABATT.
We would be happy to set one up for you.
You are invited to remain subscribed to MAUDL after you have attended
your conference. You may use it to continue the various threads of
thought that may have developed during your brief visit (especially in
regards to the various aspects of using MAUDs). However, we would like
to point out that MAUD BASIC COMMANDS will be sent out on the list
every time there is a new virtual conference as new participants will
always be required to subscribe to MAUDL before taking their MAUD
tutorial . Therefore we ask for your patience on this and all similar
Here are the basic commands for using this list.
TO SEND A MESSAGE TO ALL PEOPLE SUBSCRIBED TO THE LIST. Send your mail
Please use discretion when posting to the the list as it may
be more appropriate to send/reply directly to the individual rather
than the entire list.
TO LEAVE/UNSUBSCRIBE FROM THE LIST. Send the message:
Contributions sent to this list are automatically archived. You can
get a list of the available archive files by sending the command:
-- You will receive the message:
To receive the filename1.doc send the command:
All mailserv COMMANDS:
(Remember these are to be sent to MAILSERV@CARIBOO.BC.CA and NOT to
- DIRECTORY - obtain directory of available files
- DIRECTORY/LIST - obtain directory of available mailing lists
- ENCODING - set default file transmission encoding
- HELP - retrieve the server specific help information
- INDEX - retrieve the index of available files
- LISTS - retrieve the index of available mailing lists
- MAXIMUM - set maximum message size, large message will be divided into
messages smaller than this size
- MODE - set the default file reading mode
- SEND - retrieve the specified files
- SUBSCRIBE LISTNAME - subscribe to the identified mailing list
- UNSUBSCRIBE LISTNAME - unscribe to the identified mailing list