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From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Big 8 Management Board) Newsgroups: news.announce.newgroups,news.groups.proposals,comp.sys.mac.misc,comp.sys.mac.system Subject: RESULT: comp.sys.mac.vintage will be created Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2013 21:42:23 EDT Message-ID: <1l1r2q1.auk2wy1890r10Nemail@example.com> Big 8 Management Board <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: RESULT unmoderated group comp.sys.mac.vintage The Last Call for Comments (LCC) on 2013-04-16 initiated a five-day period for final comments. Following this comment period, the Big-8 Management Board has decided by consensus to create unmoderated newsgroup comp.sys.mac.vintage. NEWSGROUPS LINE: comp.sys.mac.vintage Unsupported Macintosh hardware and software. CHARTER: The newsgroup comp.sys.mac.vintage is intended for discussions regarding the use, maintenance, and programming of Macintosh computers which are no longer current. This classification includes the following systems: - All Motorola 680x0 series computers - All PowerPC series computers - Any Intel computer declared by Apple as either vintage or obsolete - All Mac OS Systems prior to Mac OS X - Any Mac OS X version no longer supported by Apple Discussions of Macintosh clones, as well as alternative operating systems, are also on-topic and welcomed in this newsgroup. Requests for hardware and software should be posted in the comp.sys.mac.wanted newsgroup. Posters to this newsgroup are asked to refrain from harassment, personal attacks, and disruptive communication. Articles containing binary computer files including, but not limited to, programs or images, are forbidden. All articles should be plain-text only. Users should exercise their best judgement and use consideration for the copyright laws of their country. If in doubt, ask. DISTRIBUTION: This document has been posted to the following newsgroups: news.announce.newgroups news.groups.proposals comp.sys.mac.misc comp.sys.mac.system PROPONENT: D. Finnigan <email@example.com> CHANGE HISTORY: 2013-04-15 4th RFD/LCC. Updated charter and rationale 2013-04-09 3rd RFD. Updated charter 2013-03-18 2nd RFD. Amended charter and rationale 2013-03-04 1st RFD.