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source to MidasWWW from 1992

From: Dan Connolly <dckc@madmode.com>
Date: Sat, 13 Jun 2015 22:28:59 -0500
Message-ID: <CAD2YivY6Vgaifd76p4B5kt8z=tK1mMcWwotOpOvtA5K9tSzyCg@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-webhistory@w3.org
I just ran across the source code to MidasWWW, evidently unpacked from the
1992 tarball. It looks like I tried to build it in March 2011.

I looked around and I can't find a copy of midaswww_1.0.tar.Z online, so I
put up a modern shrine:
  https://github.com/dckc/MidasWWW

https://github.com/dckc/MidasWWW/commit/f9cbf101e6f13d49a79fac756f9fbe1752dbf2e3

I back-dated the commit and attributed it to the original author. I wonder
how many files on github say "23 years ago" ;-)

hg rev 1aa258d4aea5


For reference:

Date: Mon, 16 Nov 1992 19:03 PDT
From: "Tony Johnson (415) 926 2278" <TONYJ@scs.slac.stanford.edu>
Subject: MidasWWW - Motif based WWW browser now available.
To: www-talk@nxoc01.cern.ch
Message-Id: <6A3AA851802028DA@SCS.SLAC.STANFORD.EDU>
https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-talk/1992NovDec/0047.html


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Dan Connolly
http://www.madmode.com/
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