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mircea_popescu: lobbes you added gopher to your hopper ?! what did grace say ?
mircea_popescu: phf ben_vulpes Framedragger any one of you want to add a gopher service to teh logotron ?
mircea_popescu: ckang are you the guy with the gopher stuff / suckless morphing ?
mircea_popescu: http://btcbase.org/log/2018-04-06#1793562 << it's like a whitepaper see, except on gopher all paper is white.☝︎
asciilifeform: http://gopher.floodgap.com/gopher/gw?gopher://bitreich.org:70/0/documents/bitreich-manifesto.md << >> https://www.oglaf.com/humans
asciilifeform: 'The gopher onion initiative started.' << lol!
phf: asciilifeform: http://gopher.floodgap.com/gopher/gw?a=gopher%3A%2F%2Fbitreich.org
a111: Logged on 2017-11-23 16:20 phf: re upstack, there's been a resurgence of sorts of gopher protocol, various hipsters spinning up personal websites, etc. whether the resurgence was shortlived or i'm just late to the game, but there's already a community of wreckers (one of them groups is coming from this federated twitter platform, mastodon) discussing all the various ways that they want to "improve" gopher, tls, utf-8, markdown renderer, "minimal subset of html", etc. but at the same
MDude: Yeah, if that manages to go anywhwere, it'd be neat if making your own gopher browser and server would be a part of it.
ben_vulpes: a gopher link, how retro-hip
MDude: Anyway, I think there were a few things I was thinking of for a bit, one of them being gopher://vernunftzentrum.de/0/ckeen/ciy-manifesto.txt .
a111: Logged on 2017-11-23 16:20 phf: re upstack, there's been a resurgence of sorts of gopher protocol, various hipsters spinning up personal websites, etc. whether the resurgence was shortlived or i'm just late to the game, but there's already a community of wreckers (one of them groups is coming from this federated twitter platform, mastodon) discussing all the various ways that they want to "improve" gopher, tls, utf-8, markdown renderer, "minimal subset of html", etc. but at the same
mircea_popescu: but yes, things went downhill from the 80s when chet diagnosed her rare eye condition / located specialist via gopher to today.
a111: Logged on 2017-11-23 16:20 phf: re upstack, there's been a resurgence of sorts of gopher protocol, various hipsters spinning up personal websites, etc. whether the resurgence was shortlived or i'm just late to the game, but there's already a community of wreckers (one of them groups is coming from this federated twitter platform, mastodon) discussing all the various ways that they want to "improve" gopher, tls, utf-8, markdown renderer, "minimal subset of html", etc. but at the same
a111: Logged on 2016-07-18 19:49 asciilifeform: anyone ever tempted to revive gopher ?
phf: last time it was brought up was probably due to me, since i was looking into hipster gopher revival that's going on (was going on?)
a111: Logged on 2017-11-23 16:20 phf: re upstack, there's been a resurgence of sorts of gopher protocol, various hipsters spinning up personal websites, etc. whether the resurgence was shortlived or i'm just late to the game, but there's already a community of wreckers (one of them groups is coming from this federated twitter platform, mastodon) discussing all the various ways that they want to "improve" gopher, tls, utf-8, markdown renderer, "minimal subset of html", etc. but at the same
a111: 38 results for "gopher", http://btcbase.org/log-search?q=gopher
asciilifeform: !#s gopher
asciilifeform: pretty sure we had a gopher thread
phf: http://btcbase.org/log/2018-02-02#1779442 << have you looked at gopher?☝︎
douchebag: !!deed gopher://darrq98n7ienm1nx3uw36dvyqpwik7.burpcollaborator.net:80/_TEST
phf: "there's some gopher purists out there but don't pay them much heed. There's no one in charge. There's nothing keeping you from your next big idea. There's nothing to stop you from trying. And besides, most of us think it's pretty cool."
mircea_popescu: phf the difference in tone from the exact same item pushing bitcoin forks is that the gopher forks people have no one to fear in gopher.
phf: asciilifeform: "Having to unfollow folks because I'm sick of cynical passive agressive subtoots." ""It will not hurt people who use gopher the way it has been used for ~30 years. It won't break things. Those folks can ignore what we're doing. This doesn't have to be antagonistic. If you don't wanna take part, that's cool! I'm not here to force you. Keep doing what you're doing, or do what we're doing. Either is wonderful" etc.
a111: Logged on 2017-11-23 16:20 phf: re upstack, there's been a resurgence of sorts of gopher protocol, various hipsters spinning up personal websites, etc. whether the resurgence was shortlived or i'm just late to the game, but there's already a community of wreckers (one of them groups is coming from this federated twitter platform, mastodon) discussing all the various ways that they want to "improve" gopher, tls, utf-8, markdown renderer, "minimal subset of html", etc. but at the same
phf: time "gopher is awesome, because it's so simple and pure", yeah, before you fuckers decided to show up.
phf: re upstack, there's been a resurgence of sorts of gopher protocol, various hipsters spinning up personal websites, etc. whether the resurgence was shortlived or i'm just late to the game, but there's already a community of wreckers (one of them groups is coming from this federated twitter platform, mastodon) discussing all the various ways that they want to "improve" gopher, tls, utf-8, markdown renderer, "minimal subset of html", etc. but at the same
BingoBoingo: asciilifeform: Lol, still day may come where Rural King begins stocking anti-orbital umbrella rockets next to gopher gassers
mircea_popescu: "can only vanish along with gopher, omfg who could live in a http world"
trinque: there, gopher wins against http in that it enforces a strict tree
BingoBoingo: asciilifeform: Have you also considered setting up a shallow bowl full of "mole & gopher peanuts"
BingoBoingo: And in African it derives from the man Petrus telling the boy David that building is skilled work as David plays gopher for Petrus's tools
Framedragger: http://btcbase.org/log/2016-11-23#1572699 << tbh doesn't sound right to me, the :// specifies a transport level protocol - so that i could do http:// or ftp:// or gopher://☝︎
asciilifeform: mircea_popescu: and you laughed when i proposed to resurrect gopher!111
BingoBoingo: pete_dushenski: Eh the gopher has some drink named after him, and the drink isn't cool enough to have booze. The refugee shut people up about the two aspects of Clinton for nearly a day.
mircea_popescu: gopher is accessible over http for chrissakes.
mircea_popescu: anyway ; it's not a case of "omg gopher was so great". to get an idea, think "navigate web through excel spreadsheet"
mircea_popescu: anyway, one good thing gopher had that's still sorely missed was, you'd query someone's org and get their email.
mircea_popescu: you could see images via gopher ; i have.
mircea_popescu: chet self-diagnosed her rare eyesight condition over gopher at a time medical science was done off paper
a111: Logged on 2016-07-18 19:49 asciilifeform: anyone ever tempted to revive gopher ?
mircea_popescu: imo gopher sucked.
asciilifeform: anyone ever tempted to revive gopher ?
jurov: these wait for gopher over whispernet or what is the #b-a replacement vaporware called
BingoBoingo: Win >> "Guys, I think the Gopher people were right."
BingoBoingo: <trinque> anyhow, I have made myself sleepy. I think most here would be satisfied with a simple hypertext system to replace the JS monstrosity of today. << Gopher is beautiful
trinque: ben_vulpes | now i want a directory! << here comes the #b-a gopher site
ascii_field: when it found what it was looking for, the antenna automatically turned to point at its quarry. Prices for the device varied from $395 for a basic model to $8,000 for one capable of locating individual human beings, which required a Polaroid photograph of the person to be loaded into the programming box. Quadro’s golf ball-finding variant, the Gopher, was available by mail order for just $69.'
undata: I vaguely remember gopher sites as a young kid
chetty: lets go back to gopher
bounce is tempted to publish all the specs exclusively on gopher
BingoBoingo: I once produced a version of a web site I ran as a gopher site, in 2011, Library school project
nubbins`: ah, they're all the same. does a horse prefer one gopher hole over another?
mod6: (gopher)
jcpham: i can't gopher:// anywhere
mircea_popescu: and maybe gopher