Tor Arntsen <tor(a)spacetec.no> writes in xemacs-beta(a)xemacs.org:
On Dec 30, 1:02, Martin Buchholz wrote:
> Updated ftp://ftp.xemacs.org/pub/xemacs/beta/README
. That file used
> to claim that the subscribe request to xemacs-beta-request(a)xemacs.org
> should go in the Subject instead of the body. That's not true, is it?
It is not true. Requests should go in the body of the message and the
Subject: line should be blank.
> Or at least not any more?
I thought the new method of subscribing to xemacs-beta was
subscribe xemacs-beta [your＠address]
in the body of a mail to majordomo(a)xemacs.org?
 That's a dumb default (IMNSHO).