If you send a message containing the word "help" to a machine running the Listserv software, you'll receive the following message. It contains commands that will help you work with the list.
LISTSERV(R) version 1.8c - most commonly used commands Info <topic|listname> Order documentation Lists <Detail|Short|Global> Get a description of all lists SUBscribe listname <full name> Subscribe to a list SIGNOFF listname Sign off from a list SIGNOFF * (NETWIDE - from all lists on all servers REView listname <options> Review a list Query listname Query your subscription options SET listname options Update your subscription options INDex <listname> Order a list of LISTSERV files GET filename filetype Order a file from LISTSERV There are more commands (AFD, FUI, PW, etc). Send an INFO REFCARD command for a comprehensive reference card, or just INFO for a list of available documentation files. This server is managed by: Bill Gruber <BIGCU@CUNYVM.BITNET> Summary of resource utilization ------------------------------- CPU time: 0.006 sec Device I/O: 0 Overhead CPU: 0.002 sec Paging I/O: 0 CPU model: 3090 DASD model: 3390