Anybody know of a UNIGRAM.X archive?

This topic was created by Peter Gathercole .

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Anybody know of a UNIGRAM.X archive?

Back in the 1980s, before the Web existed, I used to read a tech news bulletin called UNIGRAM.X that was distributed via email, particularly UUNET.

It was, I suppose, a bit like the Reg. without the tabloid headlines and comments, distributed several times a week. There was also another link with the Register, in that according to his biog. Timothy Pickett Morgan was the editor at one time.

It was a subscription service, at least for a while, although it was very common for someone in a company to have a subscription, and then distribute it to other people in the company to read.

What I would really like to find is an archive of the news items, but almost unbelievably, Google et. al. have captured almost no information about UNIGRAM.X.

Is this an example of information falling through the cracks, being neither old enough to merit historians re-constructing the history, nor new enough to have been hoovered up by the Internet's web crawlers?

If anybody has any information, or would just like to reminisce, I would be very interested in reading their comments, and especially interested if such an archive exists.

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Re: Anybody know of a UNIGRAM.X archive?

Now THERE's a name from the past!

Seems to me that Maureen O'Gara was the last person to have control of the Unigram.X handle (mid 2000s(??)). Should be fairly easy to track down an email address for her. Failing that, TPM is approachable.

That's all I have time to help with at the moment, dealing with a bit of a fire here in Sonoma. If you find an archive, please mention it here. If anything jogs my memory further, I'll let you know.

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Re: Anybody know of a UNIGRAM.X archive?

Who downvoted jake? I'll admit that Maureen O'Gara appears to have a less than stellar reputation, especially over the SCO stories of the noughties, but his information added to my quest to find a Unigram.X archive.

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