AfNOG Mailing List

The AfNOG mailing list and archives is a resource for the exchange of technical information and the discussion of specific implementation issues that require cooperation among African network service providers. Coordination among network service providers helps ensure the stability of overall service to network users.

In order to continue to provide a useful forum for discussion of relevant technical issues, the list is governed by the following guidelines:

  • Discussion will focus on Internet operational and technical issues.
  • Postings that include foul language, and lack of respect for other participants are prohibited.
  • Blatant product marketing is unacceptable.
  • Postings of a political nature are discouraged. There are numerous other mailing lists were discussions should be directed instead.

Please respect these guidelines so that we can maintain useful technical discussions.

Web Based Commands and Resources

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Mail Based Commands

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Related Mailing Lists

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