> That's true, but what mailing lists can do that newsgroups cannot is
> restrict access/posting permission on a *list by list* basis. AFAIK,
> all available news server software is on an all-or-nothing basis.
Not at all. If you set your newsgroups to moderated, you can apply any
posting rules you want.
John Levine, email@example.com, Primary Perpetrator of "The Internet for Dummies",
Information Superhighwayman wanna-be, http://iecc.com/johnl, Sewer Commissioner
Finger for PGP key, f'print = 3A 5B D0 3F D9 A0 6A A4 2D AC 1E 9E A6 36 A3 47
From: "Jim Trigg / Blaise de Cormeilles" <firstname.lastname@example.org>