Removal of item from archive

Erik Trulsson ertr1013 at
Tue Feb 22 20:30:32 GMT 2005

On Tue, Feb 22, 2005 at 01:22:35PM -0600, Donald J. O'Neill wrote:
> On Tuesday 22 February 2005 11:52 am, Erik Trulsson wrote:
> > On Tue, Feb 22, 2005 at 09:54:57AM -0800, Beth Gibbs wrote:
> > > I request information on how to remove a message from the list. 
> > > Please respond to this email address.  Thank you.
> >
> > The simple answer is that you can't do it.
> >
> > (This list is archived by many different people all over the world.
> > Removing a message from all those archives is essentially
> > impossible.)
> Didn't we go through this a few weeks ago? I could have sworn we did.

We sure did.  We have gone through this several times over the last
couple of years. So far the answer has always been the same: No.

> As 
> I recall, the answer at that time, after much debate about what 
> constituted a copywrite and and other pertinent and non-pertinet 
> opinions, was no.

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Erik Trulsson
ertr1013 at

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