Forum OpenACS Q&A: OpenACS nostalgia - possibly the first mention of the idea of OpenACS
I was afraid I might get stuck helping run a project if I let the cat out of the bag.
I was right...
Rusty Brooks was the first respondent, answering my November 8th 1999 question on the same day. In fact, he and I bullshit in two or three short threads that day.
Roberto didn't show up until Jnauary 24th, 2000. Guess he wanted to wait and see if my machine would survive the Great Y2K Panic before investing any energy into this.
<a href="http://birdnotes.net/bboard/q-and-a.tcl?topic=PostgreSQL%20ACS%20Port">Here's the URL</a>, for those with too much time on their hands;
ACS/PG site running on port 8000 on birdnotes.net where we discussed
initial porting. I think my first post on that one was somewhere in
november 1999 (since by January 2000 I was already running 2 ACS/pg
At that time I was fairly new to all this. It has been a great
experience and fun. It has also been a great way to be late on my
Don, re: cat out of the bag, you were absolutely right. I remember
postering you about the bboard posts too. You even sent me a couple
tarballs of the bboard module you had ported :)
It's only been 18 months. That sounds long until you realize that my very first porting efforts were with ACS 1.x, then 2.x, then we decided to base the "real" port on 3.x ...