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From: Jim Riley <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: RESULT: comp.sources.apple2 will be removed Newsgroups: news.announce.newgroups, news.groups, comp.sources.apple2, comp.sys.apple2, comp.sys.apple2.programmer Followup-To: news.groups Date: Wed, 05 Jul 2006 10:05:59 -0700 RESULT remove comp.sources.apple2 The Big-8 Management Board has decided by consensus to remove the newsgroup comp.sources.apple2. Voting began on 01 Jul 2006, and ended on 02 Jul 2006. This group will be removed on 07 Jul 2006. RATIONALE: Remove comp.sources.apple2 The last approved message was in February 1997. There are other more suitable means of distributing program sources, so comp.sources.apple2 is not a suitable candidate for conversion to an unmoderated newsgroup. HISTORY: The newsgroup comp.sources.apple2 was created in September 1990, with the first approved message in September 1990. I could locate no charter for the newsgroup, The newsgroup line was: comp.sources.apple2 Source code and discussion for the Apple2. DISTRIBUTION: This RFD has been posted to the following newsgroups: news.announce.newgroups news.groups comp.sources.apple2 comp.sys.apple2 comp.sys.apple2.programmer PROPONENT: Jim Riley <email@example.com> CHANGE HISTORY: 2006-07-05 Result prepared. 2006-06-26 2nd RFD (Last Call for Comments) 2006-06-19 Slightly reformatted and posted to NAN 2006-06-16 Original RFD.