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My first post on the internet

Posted by rbpasker on August 17, 2007

According to Google Groups my first USENET post was on 24-March-1989 from my account at RTI (AKA Ingres).

I had moved to California from NYC just the month before.

Path: utzoo!utgpu!jarvis.csri.toronto.edu!mailrus!tut.cis.ohio-state.edu!EDDIE.MIT.EDU!think!rtech!bunny::pasker
From: think!rtech!bunny::pas...@EDDIE.MIT.EDU (Bob Pasker, X2434)
Newsgroups: gnu.emacs.bug
Subject: Gnuemacs
Message-ID: <8903240329.AA22688@rtech.rtech.com>
Date: 24 Mar 89 03:29:23 GMT
Sender: dae...@tut.cis.ohio-state.edu
Distribution: gnu
Organization: GNUs Not Usenet
Lines: 10

Mail seems to be the only thing I know how to use on the internet.
How can i fetch a copy of the latest GNUEMACS manual from your node?
Can you just mail me one via the internet?Any help would be appreciated.

thanks, bob pasker

Relational Technology
VAX Development

One Response to “My first post on the internet”

  1. maximo said

    wow! Very cool, Bob. How come you did not tell me to quit history back then. Instead I could have been in the computer science building at SFSU.

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