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Re: Status of the RFC 1738 replacements

From: John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2004 23:49:49 -0400
To: Frank Ellermann <nobody@xyzzy.claranet.de>
Cc: uri@w3.org
Message-ID: <20041022034949.GC16261@skunk.reutershealth.com>

Frank Ellermann scripsit:

> gopher://dict.org:2628/?DEFINE%20*%20?WTF

This last reminds me that finger and whois are also accessible
via gopher URIs with explicit ports: they all have basically the
same protocol: send a line to the server, get an arbitrary amount
of plain text back.

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