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'''{{news|news.groups.proposals}}''' is a moderated newsgroup that was created in November 2006 to address issues with [[ng|the news.groups newsgroup]].  As described in the [[Charter for news.groups.proposals|n.g.p. charter]], the goal was to provide a "healthy environment where ideas can be raised, discussed, and developed."
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news.groups.proposals is used primarily in step 3 of the [[How_to_Create_a_New_Big-8_Newsgroup|newsgroup creation process]].
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To remove the flames, attacks, and other noise from this phase of the discussion, news.groups.proposals is moderated.  The moderators try to insure that articles relate to a newsgroup proposal and are civil.  '''Dissenting opinions are encouraged.'''  For additional information on the moderation policy, refer to the [[Moderation policy for news.groups.proposals|n.g.p moderation policy]].
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You should be able to submit articles to news.groups.proposals just as you do for any other newsgroups.  If you find that your news provider has misconfigured the group as unmoderated, you can email submissions to [mailto:ngp@ngp.big-8.org ngp@ngp.big-8.org].
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If you have problems (including misconfiguration of the group by your provider) or questions, the administrative address for the group is [mailto:ngp-board@ngp.big-8.org ngp-board@ngp.big-8.org]
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== Further information ==
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* [[news.groups.proposals FAQ]]
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* [[Charter for news.groups.proposals|news.groups.proposals charter]]
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* [[Moderation policy for news.groups.proposals]]
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* [[news.groups.proposals GPG public key]]

Revision as of 17:03, 9 November 2020

news.groups.proposals news.groups.proposals on Google Groups is a moderated newsgroup that was created in November 2006 to address issues with the news.groups newsgroup. As described in the n.g.p. charter, the goal was to provide a "healthy environment where ideas can be raised, discussed, and developed."

news.groups.proposals is used primarily in step 3 of the newsgroup creation process.

To remove the flames, attacks, and other noise from this phase of the discussion, news.groups.proposals is moderated. The moderators try to insure that articles relate to a newsgroup proposal and are civil. Dissenting opinions are encouraged. For additional information on the moderation policy, refer to the n.g.p moderation policy.

You should be able to submit articles to news.groups.proposals just as you do for any other newsgroups. If you find that your news provider has misconfigured the group as unmoderated, you can email submissions to ngp@ngp.big-8.org.

If you have problems (including misconfiguration of the group by your provider) or questions, the administrative address for the group is ngp-board@ngp.big-8.org

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