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starship-design: Re: Weekly newsletter
Philip Bakelaar wrote:
> At 10:03 AM 7/25/96 -0500, Kelly Starks x7066 MS 10-39 wrote:
> >>Please help me out here, I'm not sure what both of you (and others) mean
> >>with a "weekly digest".
> >>- Do you mean you don't want daily letters anymore?
> >>- Do you still want daily letters but also a big letter at the week-end
> >> composed of all the smaller letters?
> >>- Do you still want daily letters but also at the end of the week some
> >> handy summary/abstract of everything (useful) that has been discussed?
> >A summary abstract of the interesting bits in our correspondence would be
> >great!! We cover so much stuff in the various newsletter, we could write
> >text books on the subject (assuming we could hire a librarian!). But its a
> >pain to search all that (even just the weeklies), and I doubt we could get
> >anyone to spend the time. If anyone has an Idea on how to do it let me
> >know. What could we do, set up alt.space.starships?
> Guys, I would be willing to be your librarian! Seriously, I'm the ONLY
> candidate for this, because every one else has jobs. I am great at
> summing up and sorting info, and I could make programs to help me...
> Guys, i would LOVE this job! If anyone has objections, tell me..
Ben, just do it. when you're finished, let us know, and and if you do a bad job,
or the list is too long, then we'll let you know. If you go for a couple of
months and no one says good job, try skipping a week and see if anyone complains. ;)
Kevin "Tex" Houston http://umn.edu/~hous0042/index.html