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Mail server sysops also typically limit the size of each mailbox, making the exchange of large files like pirated software cumbersome since, to avoid filling up the recipient's mailbox, large files must be split into smaller messages and sent over a period of time.
The infrastructure that is needed to manage a new community- the cost of a sysop, software development, and a producer's time - means that a balance will have to be struck between keeping communities small enough to foster a sense of belonging on the one hand, and letting them grow large enough to be economically viable on the other.
Indeed, the experiences of Internet, Prodigy, Compuserve, America Online, and the tens of thousands of sysops demonstrate a remarkably diverse marketplace of ideas bubbling up all over the globe.
The sysop for the CD-ROM conference is Jerry McFaul, who is also the founder of SIGCAT, the Special Interest Group on CD-ROM Applications and Technology.
Furthermore, the sysop occasionally has to deal with various hardware and software problems, forcing the system to be shut down temporarily while it is being repaired.
Help listserv sysops create searchable archives of key threads of discussions.
When a group of sysops recently flexed its muscle against spamming, perhaps the most surprising things were how low-tech it was and how many people were affected.
After examining lots of remote server management software and talking with a number of other sysops (system operators), the best advice I got was to install Timbuktu on all the servers and run them from home.
Sysops can store both Mac and Windows files in their native format on the same Mac server.
The sysops are Katie and Gene Hamilton who, in addition to operating the bulletin board and writing a weekly syndicated newspaper column entitled "Do-it-yourself or not?
Under the new rules (which individual authors are free to modify or even ignore), mass-market distributors are now expected to pay royalties, but not "catalog vendors, sysops, and online services.