[nos-bbs] more WP code and coordination of hierarchical addressing ...

Wm Lewis thunderft at hotmail.com
Fri Nov 29 02:44:54 EST 2013



Regarding the wpages command of 'XW'....


Is there a way I can set a 'DEFAULT' parameter (say of '2') for all users of my system?


I ask, because if users of my system don't know white-pages is there, they can never know to set the parameter for themselves.





> Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2012 16:21:43 -0500
> From: maiko at pcs.mb.ca
> To: nos-bbs at tapr.org
> Subject: [nos-bbs] more WP code and coordination of hierarchical addressing ...
> Good afternoon (local time),
> It's a start, more to do, sorry for the 'note style' documentation,
> which is typical of a person who has very little time. Please have fun
> with it, and please do report any issues, or dislikes, or whatever.
> http://www.langelaar.net/projects/jnos2/documents/practical/wpages
> While we're at it, I'd like to bring up the topic of coordination
> of hierarchical addressing. I think this stuff is really cool (it
> only took me 5+ years to notice it and try it out for a change),
> BUT it is very dependent on people having *correct* entries in
> their 'rewrite' file to send these HADDR'd destinations to where
> they need to go. I mean, think about it, it just takes one system
> to be improperly configured (or not configured at all) for major
> loss of messages, so I'm thinking the ones that are serious about
> this type of routing probably coordinate and talk to each other on
> a regular basis, to make sure messages get to where they need to
> go. Or do they ? I'm sure this can get interesting. Comments ?
> Maiko
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