Welcome to agentnews-url

Date: Sun, 12 May 1996 19:31:32 -0400
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Welcome to the agentnews-url mailing list!

If you ever want to remove yourself from this mailing list,
you can send mail to "majordomo@algol.cs.umbc.edu" with the following command
in the body of your email message:

    unsubscribe agentnews-url srkb@cs.umbc.edu

Here's the general information for the list you've
subscribed to, in case you don't already have it:

AgentNews-url is a mailing list for periodic announcements of new
items on the UMBC agents web (<http://www.cs.umbc.edu/agents>).  New
items added to these pages will be collected and a summary prepared
several times a month.  The URL of this summary will me mailed to the
subscribers of this list.  When we are in the mood or have had too
much expresso, we may editorialize or add our own interpretations and
predications on agent-related events.  AgentNews is one way to track
what is happening with agent-based ideas, technologies and
applications as well as related topics such as knowledge sharing,
intelligent information systems, and information retrieval.

A SAMPLE ISSUE will be automatically sent in response to messages sent
to agentnews-sample@cs.umbc.edu.

TO SUBSCRIBE, send mail to majordomo@cs.umbc.edu with the string
"subscribe agentnews-url" in the message body.

SEND COMMENTS, suggestions and agent-related items and news to

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, including an archive of past issues, is available
from the Agentnews web page at <http://www.cs.umbc.edu/agentnews/>.


All routine administrative requests (including subscriptions and
unsubscriptions) concerning the Agentnews-Url mailing list are handled by an
automated server.  Here are a few details on how to interact with the
server.  To find out more about the automated server and the commands
it understands, send the following command to MAJORDOMO@CS.UMBC.EDU:


If you want to reach the (human) list manager, send email to
Agentnews-Url-approval@cs.umbc.edu which will forward the mail to the
current manager (Tim Finin at present).

SUBSCRIBING. To subscribe to Agentnews-Url, send the following in the body
(not the subject line) of an email message to majordomo@cs.umbc.edu:

	subscribe Agentnews-Url

This will subscribe the account from which you send the message to the
Agentnews-Url list.  If you wish to subscribe another address instead (such as
a local redistribution list), you can use a command of the form:

	subscribe Agentnews-Url other-address@your_site.your_net

UNSUBSCRIBING. To unsubscribe from Agentnews-Url, send the following in
the body (not the subject line) of a message to majordomo@cs.umbc.edu:

	unsubscribe Agentnews-Url

This will unsubscribe the account from which you send the message.  If
you are subscribed with some other address, you'll have to send a
command of the following form instead:

	unsubscribe Agentnews-Url other-address@your_site.your_net

If you don't know what address you are subscribed with, you can send
the following command to see who else is on the list:

	who Agentnews-Url

If you want to search non-private lists at this server, you can do
that by sending a command like "which string".  This will return a
list of all entries on all lists that contain "string".

ARCHIVES.  All mail sent to Agentnews-Url is archived in