From: Gregory Alan Bolcer (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sat Jun 17 2000 - 10:34:57 PDT
Wow! That's a really good idea. I have an 300mhz SGI 02 Irix 6.3
machine with 18G+4G of disk space connected to a T1 on the open
internet. I can set it up to be locally or remotely manageable.
Not sure if it's a mainstream OS, but I am not doing much with
it now and if really need be, you can run MIPS Linux on it.
Jim Whitehead wrote:
> One thing I wonder is whether it would make sense to create a FoRK list
> maintainers subgroup, for people who can maintain the machine (i.e., have
> physical proximity), but more importantly for people who want to work on the
> FoRK mailing list software/infrastructure itself. It seems that some FoRKs
> are interested in doing this, but are hampered by the fact that Xent right
> now is a non-mainstream OS, and, more importantly, can really only be
> maintained by Rohit. I think opening this up would be a good idea (assuming
> anyone would want to work on FoRK infrastructure in this way).
> For example, I would love it if someone would alter the FoRK archives to go
> grab and cache any links to articles in FoRK email messages), adding the
> cached link address to the archived email message in some way. Too many old
> FoRK messages have lost their value because they are reactions to bits on
> Web pages that have 404ed.
> - Jim
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Kragen Sitaker [mailto:email@example.com]
> > Sent: Friday, June 16, 2000 3:14 PM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: Re: DWOF
> > Tomwhore writes:
> > > Was today the offical DAY WITHOUT FORK and no one told me?
> > Xent.ics.uci.edu was down from some time yesterday until 24 minutes
> > ago.
> > The mailing list will be moved. Really soon. Just not yet.
> > --
> > <email@example.com> Kragen Sitaker
> > <http://www.pobox.com/~kragen/>
> > The Internet stock bubble didn't burst on 1999-11-08. Hurrah!
> > <URL:http://www.pobox.com/~kragen/bubble.html>
> > The power didn't go out on 2000-01-01 either. :)
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