Interest in UUCP?

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Wed Jun 13 19:05:56 2001

On Wed, 13 Jun 2001, Anthony Clifton - wrote:

> My thought was a loosely connected network of vintage computers
> connected by UUCP and bound together by some part-time (midnight)
> dialup servers, which would allow you to send files DIRECTLY from your
> Kaypro to someone else's CompuPro. Or from your Commodore to
> someone's PDP-11.

That would be cool but it begs the questions:

a) wouldn't the long-distance charges quell enthusiasm for this at some
b) what would it be used for?

Would it just come into being to move useless data around and brag to
girls about it?

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
International Man of Intrigue and Danger
Received on Wed Jun 13 2001 - 19:05:56 BST

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