Frequently Asked Questions for UK Scene 0.03 by Simon Barratt ( Barog / tesko ^ nothing ^ napalm ) This FAQ was created on 6-May-98 and last updated on 8-June-98. If any questions are left unanswered then the writer is either finishing the answer or is waiting for information from others (in which case a note will be made). * What is this FAQ about? * What is the ukscene mag? * What about an IRC channel? * Where is the ukscene webpage? * What about a party? [ADDED 8-June-98] * How do I use the mailing list? * Thanks, Greets and End Note ________________________________________________ What is this FAQ about? This FAQ is on the UK demoscene, including coding, art and music on all platforms. It is about anything related to the UK scene, the people in it and releases from it. ________________________________________________ What is the ukscene mag? The ukscene magazine run by storm called Xtravaganza is the main source of for ukscene info, it will feature articles on parties, compo's, releases related to the UK and on top of that coding, tracking and art tutorials! What a wonderful magazine eh? Subscribe to the ukscene mailing list to receive it automatically or download it from the ukscene web page. ________________________________________________ What about an IRC channel? We have a channel which is open for anyone to join on IRCnet, we have no bots guarding ops on it yet but please join #ukscene any time you are on. We may organize a meeting one time. To get onto IRC use mIRC from www.mirc.co.uk ________________________________________________ Where is the ukscene webpage? The ukscene webpage is up, thanks to statix and his mate at http://ban.joh.cam.ac.uk/~ukscene/ ________________________________________________ What about a party? Finally we are getting one organised. The first one is a test to see the sort of response we get. Tim is running one at his house. He lives in Bradford, email him at email@example.com or see the webpage. Please mail him if you want to go. ________________________________________________ How do I use the mailing list? To subscribe to the mailing list :- Send an email with a blank subject to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following in the body :- subscribe email@example.com ________________________________________________ How do I use the mailing list? You will need to reply to the confirmation email once it returns to you. You can do this by email or you can go to the web page it gives you to confirm your subscription request. To send messages to the list :- Send your emails to firstname.lastname@example.org to get them to the list. Please read the list rules :- 1. No warez requests are allowed! 2. No arguing is allowed on the list. If you have problems with other members then keep it off the list, or mail me if they are misbehaving on the list. ________________________________________________ How do I use the mailing list? 3. Announcements on releases in the uk scene may be made, but please only one announcement per release so the list doesn't become flooded :) 4. Questions may be asked on anything to do with the ukscene. 5. No attachments!!! With the exception of Xtravaganza which will be posted by aquafresh. 6. Don't take the law into your own hands, if you have any problems mail me (email@example.com). I will sort them out.. ________________________________________________ How do I use the mailing list? To unsubscribe from the mailing list :- Send an email with a blank subject to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following in the body :- unsubscribe email@example.com I'm fairly sure this is right, you may again need to confirm the command. To view the list archives :- Goto the following address :- http://www.findmail.com/listsaver/ukscene ________________________________________________ Thanks, Greets and End Note Thanks and Greets to :- * Tesko * Nothing * Napalm * Aquafresh (excellent work! remember to keep my updated) * All my mates in the UK scene. * DragoonX for the web space :) * Ravian for being ace (Again) and... * You for reading. End Note :- I'm not responsible for any of the bad things I may have mentioned in here. No one can take me to court or anything. I am simply providing information which is freely available in one source. Thanks for listening peeps.