[IPAC-List] Changes to/Future of IPAC-List

Joel Wiesen jwiesen at appliedpersonnelresearch.com
Thu Feb 21 12:29:31 EST 2013

Hi Bill and All,

Please continue the IPAC listserv. I like the less public forum it

My preference would be for the listserv to be member-only. The LinkedIn
forum is open and perhaps can be a gateway to the member-only listserv.


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On 2/20/13 6:07 AM, Bill Waldron wrote:

> As Deb Whetzel noted in the January ACN, we're in the process of

> creating an improved IPAC website (pardon our dust!). As part of some

> platform/hosting changes associated with that effort, IPAC-List has been

> impacted.


> At first, I thought that we'd have to discontinue the list; however, it

> looks like it will be able to survive with a few changes.


> One change is to our list archive. We no longer can run all of the

> back-end software that created our own message archive and provided a

> search engine specifically for it. I'm not sure whether I'll be able to

> change that or not. I'm now using the archiving system built into the

> listserv software itself, which works fine -- just no built-in search.


> On a more positive note, I've been able to increase the message size

> limit for the list, and (reasonably sized) attachments to messages can

> now be sent to the list.


> Regarding the future of IPAC-List, I (and the IPAC Board) am interested

> in your thoughts. We have seen membership and activity on the list

> decrease over the years. Is it indeed worth keeping if possible, or is

> it redundant with our LinkedIn group? What value does it provide to you?


> Comments are welcomed...


> Bill Waldron

> IPAC web janitor

> elcomnet at ipacweb.org <mailto:elcomnet at ipacweb.org>





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