RE: [PrimeNumbers] NFSnet
- At 10:52 AM 2/24/2002 -0800, Paul Leyland wrote:
> > However, there's one moral dilemma I'm facing - the entry for NFSnetI can beat that! I tried to volunteer for factoring in June-July '01 and
> > to be defunct, and the page is listed (though not visible to the
> > as giving 403 forbidden.
>Indeed, Conrad has apparently fallen off the edge of the world. No-one
>has heard from him in ages, despite numerous attempts. I tried a couple
>of times about 6 months ago.
got no reply.
>Please hold your fire for a little while longer.Open directory policy is to avoid broken links, so a senior editor I asked
to look over my category marked that site as unreviewed - the same status
it would have if it was submitted but, well, still unreviewed. If a new
NFSnet starts up, it'd be a matter of a few clicks to put that URL in and
add the site to the 'live' directory.
>A number of people inI, for one, would be more than happy to contribute. I'll be watching the
>the factoring fraternity have been muttering "Things Must be Done". If
>another NSFNET coordinator can be volunteered into office, it will start
list, in any event. It'd help if the topic of the announcement was
something obvious, not the 80th message in a thread called "My new 30,000
digit proth" or "Hey guys, I proved FLT, for real this week!"