Eprints-tech Mailing List
This page provides information about the eprints-tech.ecs.soton.ac.uk mailing list which is intended for those who develop and administer EPrints repository software.
How to Subscribe
To subscribe send an email with a blank message body to email@example.com with the subject line:
SUBSCRIBE eprints-tech your name
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SUBSCRIBE eprints-tech should be sufficient. You can provide a single name or multiple names but it is preferable to use the format of given name followed by family name, e.g. Joe Bloggs.
You can email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following text in your subject line to carry out certain commands:
- INFO eprints-tech
- Get information about the eprints-tech list.
- SUBSCRIBE eprints-tech your name
- Subscription (or subscription confirmation) to eprints-tech.
- UNSUBSCRIBE eprints-tech email@address
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The SET command allows you to change options for your current subscription to the EPrints Tech list.
- SET eprints-tech NOMAIL
- suspend receipt of the eprints-tech's messages.
- SET eprints-tech DIGEST
- receive messages in digest mode.
- SET eprints-tech DIGESTPLAIN
- receive messages in digest mode (plain text).
- SET eprints-tech SUMMARY
- only receive lists of messages.
- SET eprints-tech NOTICE
- only receive the message subjects.
- SET eprints-tech MAIL
- normal message delivery mode.
To view the archives of the list go to https://www.eprints.org/eptech/
January 2024 update: Updating with the latest posts to the list and searching is back again, but we are still working on a better structured list archive to make it easier to get an overview.