[futurebasic] Re: [FB] [OT] fb list message delays

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From: Alain Pastor <apastor@...>
Date: Thu, 17 Aug 2006 16:02:26 +0200
Bernie a crit :
> X-No-Archive: yes
> I'm curious... has anyone else been experiencing long delays from when a 
> message is posted to this list and when it arrives in your mailbox?
> For example, I posted a message this morning and when it didn't get back 
> here (it still hasn't), I checked the freegroups website and noticed it 
> arrived there at the same time I sent it. While I was in there, I 
> noticed that Alain had already posted on the same topic but his 
> message took nearly an hour to find its way into my mailbox. I've tried 
> changing my list mail address to a googlemail account but that hasn't 
> improved matters.


Every now and then it happens to me too. If your e-mails have to transit 
by Heathrow, that's quite normal by these days ;-)
On seldom occasions, I even receive the replies before the original posting.

> Any suggestions?

Be patient? Except by reading the contributions directly at the 
associated.com website, I'm not sure you can do anything else about it. 
If I am wrong, I would stand happily corrected.