Re: Good mail management techniques?
On Sun, Sep 09, 2001 at 12:12:14PM -0700, Karsten M. Self wrote:
> The concept you're proposing has some similarities to ideas espoused by
> David Gelertner, whose capsule biography will always read "Yale
> professor, computer scientist, and victim of the Unabomber (Theodore
> Kaczynski)". David survived the attempt on his life, though he was
> permanently injured as a result.
> Data on Lifestreams, Gelertner's project, is somewhat hard to find, the
> following provides an overview:
On it's face, the idea of organizing by time is different from what I
had in mind. However, it may be that the other classification
facilities would give me what I was looking for.
It doesn't seem things have gotten too far, though. A few details
> There is a set of free software projects which may be of interest, this
> page details them:
> Among them:
> - Yoga, intended as a Lotus Notes replacement ("assuming the Lotus
> - Casbah, "designed to be (take a deep breath) an application
> development, Web server, email, discussion group, calendaring and
> scheduling, content management, personal organizer groupware
> product". It's modeled on both Lotus Notes and Lifestreams, a
> project launched by David Gelertner.
Link doesn't work.
> - GNU Gather. Formerly known as PINN.
Can't find any trace of this on GNU's site.
Also there was a reference to www.lifestreams.com (as I recall); that
didn't work either.