Charter of uk.net.regulation

(Not Moderated)

This newsgroup is for discussing the regulatory framework in which the Internet operates within the UK, and the roles of ISPs, statutory authorities and other organisations in maintaining and enforcing that framework.


Advertising is forbidden.

Once off pointers to material relating to the regulation of the Internet in the UK are allowed.

Binaries & Formatting

Encoded binaries (e.g. pictures, compressed files, etc.) are forbidden. Such material belongs on a web or FTP site to which a pointer may be posted. Cryptographic signatures (e.g. PGP) may be used where authentication is important and should be as short as possible.

Posts must be readable as plain text. HTML, RTF and similarly formatted messages are prohibited. To see how to make some common newsreaders comply with this, read <http://www.usenet.org.uk/ukpost.html7gt;.


Anyone posting contrary to this charter may be reported to their "postmaster" and/or Service Provider.

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uk.net.regulation	Regulation of the Internet in the UK