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Re: itype 3 as generic status Re: To evolve or not to evolve

On Fri, 2022-10-28 at 09:32 +0200, Mateusz Viste wrote:
> BTW I'd be curious to know when exactly "i" became a thing... Is 
> there any archeological evidence about that?

Oh, I did some research into this a few years ago. Now lets see if I
remember the details...

I found mention of type "i" in wide usage within a year of the initial
gopher announcement. If memory serves it started being used by one
server and quickly adopted.

...and that's where memory fails me. I believe it was discussed in some
mailing list write-ups on gophercon '94. Now where did I put those

- tomasino

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