Re: Jughead (fwd)

Joe Germuska (
Sun, 17 Oct 1993 14:00:27 -0500 (CDT)

Rich Wiggins wrote:
> From Sat Oct 16 23:02:01 1993
> Message-Id: <>
> Date: Sat, 16 Oct 93 23:48:32 EDT
> From: Rich Wiggins <>
> Subject: Re: Jughead
> To: Oscar Nierstrasz <>,
> In-Reply-To: Your message of Wed, 13 Oct 1993 12:05:20 +0100
> It's nice to see an Archie-like service for the Web, but are you
> aware that a tool by the name Jughead has been out in the Gopher
> community for many months now? It's not as widely used as
> Veronica, but it is in use at numerous sites, especially as a
> local index tool. You might minimize confusion by choosing
> a different name for the WWW index tool.
> /Rich Wiggins, Gopher Coordinator, Michigan State U

I found WWW-Jughead to be a nice tool on my first couple of tries as well,
although I still don't have a good idea of what to ask for -- I was trying
to locate URLs of the HTML spec and other stuff, and ended up giving up and
going to the major home pages...

Anyway, don't forget "reggie" and "betty"; or maybe "Mr. Weatherbee?"


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