This faq consists of frequently asked questions about faqs. It is administered by Eugene Blanchard and comments or suggestions can be e-mailed to
This faq last updated January 1, 1996 and is no longer maintained.
The faq answers the following questions:
faq is an abbreviation for Frequently Asked Questions.
A faq is used to provide a source of reference for new and old users of a system. Rather than bothering system administrators with the same old questions over and over again. The questions are answered in the faq. The users are recommended to read the faq first.
Yes, anyone can read the faq and download it for reference but only the faq administer can change or modify it.
E-mail your addition to the faq administrator and he will add it to the faq if he considers it to be a valid addition.
No, it can be on any subject that you like. The only criteria, for making a faq, is that questions are being asked over and over again. The faq serves as the reference source for these questions.