Re: the book

John Laroche (
Tue, 7 Feb 1995 04:05:27 -0800

You wrote:

>I received number of positive responses both privately and on the net
to my
>CP book idea but there appears to be another group already involved in
>similar, but not identical project, who may be understandably loath to
>duplicate efforts. I wish that this other work had been well known on
the net
>since I was not aware of it or I would not have made my suggestion. I
>still open to suggestions but it does not look to me like there is
>support for this book idea as is, but rather an invitation to
contribute to
>the other project. I am therefore of the opinion that I should withdraw
>proposal. I will probably continue to collect cp data for my own use in
>format I had in mind but without full support it will not be the kind
>document it could be. Perhaps the results of this other project will
fill the
>same data gap niche in the end. Thanks for the support some of you
Please do not give up Pat, the web project and yours sound like two very
different things and there is room for both...I think the web idea
overshadowed yours because everyone loves hypermedia. Why not explain
more about the format you intended?