RE: The future of the CBM and CP/M file archives at FUNET

From: Bo Zimmerman (
Date: 2005-06-16 18:50:44

Hello Ruud,

Well, I parked the following subdomains, which should be activated in the
next few days:

However, those are just redirections to the longer URL, similar to the way redirects to right

As for what they will be called. Hmm.. I've been calling them the FUNET
archives still, but that may not be appropriate. :)  In the past, when I
have made CDs of the archives, I have called them my "CommieNet" CDs,
similar to "AmiNet".  

Do you have a suggestion?  

- Bo

> Two questions for Bo: 
> - is there going to be a name for this archive? I'm used to 
> say: '... just visit FUNET and ...'. OK, I can say '... just 
> visit Bo's site and ...' but a more catching/snappy name is 
> much easier to remember. Just Google 'funet commodore' and 
> you know what I mean. 
> - is it possible to get a smaller URL for it? 
> is not an URL that one easy 
> remembers. is easier to remember then my 
> previous site, '....hccnet...baltisen' (or whatever). Maybe 
> Slaygon, the owner of, can help you out on this.
> I hope you don't mind these questions, I just want to give 
> the new archive the best start as possible :)
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