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Apr 95 URLs
Volume Number:11
Issue Number:4
Column Tag:Uniform Resource Locators

Uniform Resource Locators

By Scott T Boyd and John Kawakami

Save yourself from overexerting your digits, and find this page online at

http://www.class.com/MacTech/URLs.html

What’s New and Interesting?

Dave Winer and the wizards at UserLand have released a radically simple WWW publishing tool called AutoWeb. You give it TEXT or Word files, and AutoWeb produces working web hypertexts, with links and graphics. http://garnet.msen.com:80/~dwiner/

CI Labs has improved their Web site, and it now includes some fine reading material about OpenDoc. http://www.cilabs.org/

Everyone knows about the very hot-yet-hoggy NetScape; MacWeb is a much smaller web browser. http://galaxy.einet.net/EINet/MacWeb/MacWebHome.html

Fun and Games

Networked games have escaped the confines of the office and lab clusters and invaded the Internet. Can we say “business opportunity?”

While NetTrek is the granddaddy of Mac net games, Bolo is no newbie, either. [It’s absolutely addictive, even if you play as badly as I do- jtk] http://bolo.ncsa.uiuc.edu/

Outland is a Macintosh-specific commercial service featuring a pay-to-play version of Spaceward Ho!, among others. They use special client software you can get from: ftp://ftp.outland.com/

Internetrivia

Once you’ve hooked yourself up to receive information from the Net, the next logical step is to get your computer on the Net. InterNIC, an umbrella agency for the three network information centers, runs the definitive Net information server. http://www.internic.net/

If you ever wondered what you could be doing if you were writing papers instead of programs, take a quick trip to The English Server. It’s one of the most interesting libraries of articles, books, and term papers on the WWW. Rumor has it that this site is hosted on a Macintosh. http://english.hss.cmu.edu/

Thanks this month to Bob Hettinga and Jim Straus.

Interesting Macintosh Places

New URLs and interesting places are in boldface.

Ada ftp://ftp.seas.gwu.edu/pub/ada

Alpha ftp://cs.rice.edu/public/Alpha/

Apple ftp://ftp.info.apple.com

see also http://www.info.apple.com/dev/dts.html

see also http://www.austin.apple.com

Applescript ftp://gaea.kgs.ukans.edu/applescript

BBEdit ftp://ftp.netcom.com/pub/bb/bbsw

Bolo http://bolo.ncsa.uiuc.edu/

Celestin ftp://ftp.teleport.com/vendors/cci/apprentice

CIL http://www.cilabs.org/

CU-SeeMe http://www.indstate.edu/CU-SeeMe/index.html

Dylan http://www.cambridge.apple.com/

see also ftp://cambridge.apple.com/pub/dylan

see also http://legend.gwydion.cs.cmu.edu:8001/dylan

see also news://comp.lang.dylan

Get1Resource http://www.asel.udel.edu/~haynes/g1r.html

Info-Mac searcher http://www.mid.net/INFO-MAC

Internet Config ftp://ftp.share.com/internet-configuration/

InterNIC http://www.internic.net/

ISDN page http://alumni.caltech.edu/~dank/isdn/

Kaleida http://www.kaleida.com/

Robert Lentz

http://www.astro.nwu.edu/lentz/mac/programming/home-prog.html

Peter Lewis ftp://amug.org/pub/peterlewis

Lisp http://www.cambridge.apple.com/mcl/mcl.html

see also http://www.cs.rochester.edu/u/miller/alu.html

and http://www.digitool.com/

The Macintosh http://rever.nmsu.edu/~elharo/faq/vendor.html

Vendor Directory

Hacking MacHTTP

http://www.uwtc.washington.edu/Computing/WWW/ExtendingMacHTTP.html

Mac Netswitch http://www.nd.edu/~dwalton1/

MacNosy ftp://ftp.netcom.com/pub/ma/macnosy

MacTech ftp://ftp.netcom.com/pub/xp/xplain

MacWeb http;//galaxy.einet.net/EINet/MacWeb/MacWebHome.html

Metrowerks http://www.iquest.com/~fairgate/cw/cw.html

Matthias Neeracher http://err.ethz.ch/members/neeri.html

nick.c http://www.pitt.edu/~nick/

OpenDoc ftp://cilabs.org/pub/cilabs

Outland ftp://ftp.outland.com/

François Pottier http://acacia.ens.fr:8080/home/pottier/index.html

see also news://comp.sys.mac.digest

Digests archive ftp://ftp.dartmouth.edu/pub/csmp-digest

Jon Pugh ftp://ftp.netcom.com/pub/jo/jonpugh/homepage.html

Paul Robichaux http://www.iquest.com/~fairgate

QKS/Smalltalk http://www.qks.com

QuickCam http://www.engin.umich.edu/~friscolr/QuickCamtm/readme.html

Eric Scouten (TCP) http://tampico.cso.uiuc.edu/~scouten/

Symantec ftp://devtools.symantec.com/Macintosh/Updaters/DevTools

Taligent http://www.taligent.com/

TCL stuff ftp://daemon.ncsa.uiuc.edu/TCL

TidBITS http://www.dartmouth.edu/pages/TidBITS/TidBITS.html

see also news://comp.sys.mac.digest

Time Tracker ftp://ftp.maui.com/pub/mauisw/

Dave Winer http://garnet.msen.com:80/~dwiner/

 

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