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Update some information wrt the mailing list

Bastien 11 months ago
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      org-mailing-list.org

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org-mailing-list.org

@@ -16,9 +16,9 @@
 
 The Org mailing list is an English language forum for discussing Org.
 It is used by the diverse community of Org developers, maintainers,
-contributors, experienced users, and new and prospective users both for
-discussion and as a repository of information. It was established by
-the creator of Org-mode, Carsten Dominik, who enjoys the different
+contributors, experienced users, and new and prospective users both
+for discussion and as a repository of information. It was established
+by the creator of Org-mode, Carsten Dominik, who enjoys the different
 perspectives and range of interests expressed there.
 
 The list is less formal and more diverse than a site like
@@ -32,55 +32,19 @@ and they clog certain distribution channels.  Posters should include
 enough quoted material to establish the context for their comments and
 cut away the rest.
 
-* Search in Org mailing list
+* Subscribe to the Org mailing list
 
-The [[http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/emacs-orgmode][Org mailing list]] is very active.  You can browse it on [[http://news.gmane.org/gmane.emacs.orgmode][Gmane]]
-or at http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-orgmode/.
-
-# [2017-12-15 Fri 13:40] The following form fails.
-
-#+BEGIN_EXPORT HTML
-<form method="get" action="http://search.gmane.org/">
-<input type="text" name="query">
-<input type="hidden" name="group" value="gmane.emacs.orgmode">
-<input type="submit" value="Search gmane.emacs.orgmode">
-</form>
-#+END_EXPORT
+The [[http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/emacs-orgmode][Org mailing list]] is very active.  You can browse it at
+http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/emacs-orgmode/.
 
 * What to do before posting a question
 
- Please see the following FAQs:
-
-   - [[file:org-faq.org::#can-org-do-x][Can Org-mode do "x"? Does org have "x" feature?]]
-   - [[file:org-faq.org::#when-to-contact-mailing-list][What should I do before contacting the mailing list?]]
-   - [[file:org-faq.org::#ml-subscription-and-gmane][I read the mailing list through gmane. Should I subscribe?]]
-   - [[file:org-faq.org::#bug-reporting][I think my Org-mode is broken! How do I report a bug?]]
-
-* COMMENT Last messages from the mailing list
-
-#+BEGIN_EXPORT HTML
-<?php
- 
-define('MAGPIE_DIR', '/home/guerry/wikiprof.net/magpie/');
-require_once(MAGPIE_DIR.'rss_fetch.inc');
-$url1 = "http://rss.gmane.org/topics/excerpts/gmane.emacs.orgmode";
-
-if ( $url1 ) 
-   {
-   $rss1 = fetch_rss( $url1 );
-   echo "<div><h3><a href=\"http://rss.gmane.org/topics/excerpts/gmane.emacs.orgmode\">";
-   echo "Org-mode mailing list</a></h3>\n\n";
-   echo "<div class=\"content\">";
-   echo "<ul>\n";
-
-   foreach ($rss1->items as $item) {
-            $href1 = $item['link'];
-	    $title1 = htmlentities($item['title']);	
-	    echo "<li><a class=\"feed\" href=\"$href1\">$title1</a></li>\n";
-	    }
-	    echo "</ul>\n</div>\n</div>\n";}
-?>
-#+END_EXPORT
+Please see the following FAQs:
+
+- [[file:org-faq.org::#can-org-do-x][Can Org-mode do "x"? Does org have "x" feature?]]
+- [[file:org-faq.org::#when-to-contact-mailing-list][What should I do before contacting the mailing list?]]
+- [[file:org-faq.org::#ml-subscription-and-gmane][I read the mailing list through gmane. Should I subscribe?]]
+- [[file:org-faq.org::#bug-reporting][I think my Org-mode is broken! How do I report a bug?]]
 
 * Statistics (as of sept. 19th 2010)
   
@@ -148,8 +112,3 @@ small utility called [[http://www.emacswiki.org/emacs/GnusStats][gnus-stat.el]].
 |      28 | [Orgmode] property searches for #+CATEGORY                          |
 |      28 | [Orgmode] XHTML export - &nbsp; etc.                                |
 
-** TODO Gmane stats?
-
-Here is an idea: Gmane gives [[http://gmane.org/output-rate.php?group%3Dgmane.emacs.orgmode][raw numbers]] -- we could use them to rebuild
-the graph that you see [[http://dir.gmane.org/gmane.emacs.orgmode][here]].
-