Re: CHAT: 10-year anniversary (was Re: CHAT: Re: More enter-bringings)
|From:||Paul Bennett <paulnkathy@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, March 8, 2000, 15:30|
On 8 Mar 00, at 8:17, Paul Bennett wrote:
> On 7 Mar 00, at 17:42, Robert Hailman wrote:
> > Christophe Grandsire wrote:
> > > Does anyone know the exact
> > > aniversary date of the list?
> > How far back do the archives go? If we can find the first post to this
> > list, that's close enough to an anniversary date?
> Tal was the first to point out that the anniversary is
> approaching, perhaps he has some clearer idea than 'some time soon'?
I've just stumbled upon a message from the very same, pointing out an
archive covering the list between '91 and '94, at:
The earliest known conlang posting (and it seems to be pretty darned soon
after the list was founded) is now as follows:
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Dhamiathua paternoster
> Date: Thu, 25 Jul 91 17:26:41 +0100
> From: And Rosta <ucleaar@...>[snip]
The Gauntlet is hereby thrown down for anyone who can come up with a more
accurate date than this...