205Re: [CentralTexasGeocachers] What's going to happen if they decide to pick up their toys and go home?
- Dec 31, 2002Mark,
What were the reasons for "The Cheerful Dead" being rejected? Based on
the so called "guidelines", I don't see why it should be rejected?
aka The Diver
On Tue, 2002-12-31 at 08:11, Mark Gessner wrote:
> I've been thinking about geocaching.com lately. I've had a perfectly
> legitimate virtual cache (GCB841, "The Cheerful Dead") on hold for a
> week while trying to convince the 'approver' that it is legitimate.
> Brings me to the subject point: what happens when the owners of
> geocaching.com decide to pick up their toys and go home? Seems like
> the whole game is played on their board with their pieces, by their
> rules, at their whim.
> I guess I'm wondering if there is some way to make this game 'open
> source.' Instead of a central geocaching.com site, have a more
> peer-to-peer arrangement with the cache pages spread out over many
> unrelated servers with perhaps a search engine or yahoo-like portal
> helping to tie them together.
> I would be a sad camper indeed if they ever shut down geocaching.com
> (on purpose or by accident). Anyone backing up their cache pages to a
> local machine?
> Could we recover if the powers that be got bored of geocaching.com and
> shut 'er down?
> aka lowracer
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