IDEA - Collector interest database

From: Vintage Computer Festival <>
Date: Wed May 12 22:50:37 2004

On Wed, 12 May 2004, Ashley Carder wrote:

> I don't want to do duplicate work. How will folks put their
> information into your system and search for stuff, etc? It
> sounds like you're already planning to do these things that I
> brought up in my original post. When will your database be
> available for us to put our name, interests, catalog, location,
> want list, etc. into? Something like that would be of great
> benefit to folks here and would sure make searching easier.

Most (all?) of those features are already in place. There are just a few
loose ends to tie up to make it complete and fully functional. For
instance, right now there's not an easy way to find another user's
collection, though you can get a complete listing of the various wanted
items and contact the wanting users directly.

Anyway, the next iteration of the system will tie up a lot of these loose

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