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WOW!!  It's all there.  The whole thing, complete with all nine tlhIngan Hol
hayqu', which is really nice since I had lost several of them!  But the page
design is humiliatingly horrid.  The backgrounds and text colors that are
nearly impossible to read!  Blech!!!!

Adam who realizes that it is time to completely re-do Graavgaaln.

Adam

On Thu, Sep 2, 2010 at 11:27 AM, Rebecca Bettencourt <[log in to unmask]>wrote:

>  On Thu, Sep 2, 2010 at 11:09 AM, Eric Christopherson <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
> > On Sep 2, 2010, at 10:25 AM, Adam Walker wrote:
> >> On Thu, Sep 2, 2010 at 5:08 AM, Jim Henry <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
> >>> I used wget to preserve a fair number of conlang websites[*] from
> >>> Geocities shortly before it went down.
> >>
> >> Yes, I was a victim of Yahoo's "service upgrade" when Geocities was
> >> deleted.  I couldn't figure out, or rather didn't have accesss to a
> computer
> >> where I could download the necessaries to use wget.  Some kind soul here
> did
> >> it for me and emailed me a copy, which I then lost due to a worm my
> >> thumbdrive picked up from a computer in the teachers' workroom at the
> >> college where I was then working.  The conlang content was skimpy -- a
> >> number of poorly documented languages in first-try HTML, but I also lost
> >> some other content, poetry and, well to tell the truth, I'm not even
> sure
> >> what genealogy, photographs, interesting gifs and jpgs I'd used for
> >> backgrounds, etc.  I bear Yahoo quite a grudge.
> >
> > Have you tried http://www.archive.org/ ? They archived at least some of
> Geocities before it was discontinued.
>
> Then there are the people who went for it all:
>
> http://www.geociti.es
> http://www.reocities.com
> http://www.oocities.com
> http://www.geocities.ws
>
> It's all there, somewhere. Not even Yahoo itself could destroy Geocities.
>
> -- Rebecca Bettencourt
>
> "I could counter with the fact that a disproportionate number of TG
> women I know are computer programmers. ::grin:: In fact, there's a
> joke going around that says exposure to computer screens causes
> transsexuality." -- Kate Bornstein
>