If you would like to join Fidonet Net 282, serving the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, you will need to do the following things:
(1) Procure and read a copy of the Fidonet Policy Document.
(2) Procure a recent copy of the Fidonet Nodelist from an active Fidonet node .
(3) Configure your FTS compliant front-end mailer as 1:282/9999.
(4) Send a netmail message to the Net 282 Network Coordinator (NC) at 1:282/0 with the application information requested in Section 2.2 of the Fidonet Policy Document.
(5) Leave your front-end mailer up and running. Expect to hear from the NC by netmail within two weeks.