Old Announcements

Monday, August 18, 1997

IMPORTANT - Lasso Users:
A security flaw has been found in the Lasso CGI from BlueWorld Communications. The fix is available from BlueWorld.

Sunday, June 8, 1997

I've added a database of Mac WWW Tool vendors (companies, shareware authors, etc.).
There is a Vendor Search Form for it.
Vendors can add their information to the database.

Thursday, May 15, 1997

I've got the beginnings of an interactive Mac WWW Tools database working. You can now search for tools based on a number of criteria. You can also add tools (which have to be reviewed by me before they're made public).
Thanks to EveryWare Development Corp. for providing their very useful Tango Enterprise for this work.

Tuesday, May 13, 1997

The Tool Submission Form should be working again. (I'm back from my vacation/retirement)

Wednesday, April 23, 1997

MRJ (Mac OS Runtime for Java) 1.0.2 is now available.

MacWEEK Articles:
StarNine ships WebCollage By Joanna Pearlstein. (WebCollage looks pretty cool - grant)
NetObjects debuts beta of Fusion 2.0 By Monica Campbell.
MicroFrontier updates Web graphics tool By Rebecca Gulick.
Web challenge: Optimizing graphics for online delivery By Erik Sherman.

Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Cyberdog 2.0 is now available.

Wednesday, April 9, 1997

MacWEEK Articles:
How to keep Mac servers running, by Adam C. Engst.
WebStar plug-ins multiply, by Joanna Pearlstein.

Monday, April 7, 1997

Searching Available again for the Mac WWW FAQ, after a long absence.

Tuesday, April 1, 1997

April Fools Warning: The internet is usually hit by many practical jokes on April 1. Be sure to double-check anything that seems even remotely suspicious today.

MRJ 1.0.1 is now available.

Thursday, March 27, 1997

QuickDNS Pro 1.1.1 is now available.

Wednesday, March 26, 1997

BBEdit 4.0.4 is now available.

HTML Grinder 3.2 is now available.

LetterRip 1.1b5 is now available.

Symantec Café 1.5 is now available.

Tuesday, March 25, 1997

Apple Ethernet Driver troubles are discussed at Macintouch and MacFixIt.

Myrmidon 1.2 is now available.

SonicDNS 1.5 beta is now available.

Sunday, March 23, 1997

The arpp.carleton.ca server will be changing IP addresses sometime over the next few weeks. This may cause temporary service interruptions. Apologies in advance.

CyberDog 2.0 beta 2 is now available.

Monday, February 17, 1997

Pictorius Net Servers 1.17 is now available.

NFSd for Macintosh is a NFS server.

Saturday, February 15, 1997

MacWEEK Articles of interest: "Open Transport faces Rhapsody migration"

Wednesday, February 12, 1997

Mac Programmers: MacHack '97 Call For Papers. Papers can cover a wide variety of topics. Anything from Adaptive Computing, the Business of Being a Mac Developer, and Game Programming, to Internet Development, Debugging PPC code, and figuring out spiffy NeXT OS hacks. If your paper is accepted, you will get free admission to the conference. Send your idea or abstract to machack-papers@machack.com on or before February 15th, 1997.

RealMedia Cleaner Lite compression for RealMedia format movies released by Terran Interactive.

MacWEEK Articles of interest: "WebSonar adds search engine to Web pages", "Strategies propel delivery of graphics over Web server", "HTTP: The next generation"

Tuesday, February 11, 1997

GraphicConverter 2.7 is now available.

Analog 2.0 (log file stats) is now available.

Mirror Sites. A mirror of this FAQ is now available in the Netherlands. http://www.never.demon.nl/macwww/

WebObjects. MacWEEK Online has a new article titled: "NeXT's WebObjects to give Apple enterprise foothold".

Wednesday, February 5, 1997

Web FM 3.0 is now available.

Web Server 4D 1.0.5v3 is now available.

Tuesday, February 4, 1997

MkLinux Project Needs Support. Since Apple is in budget-cutting mode, supporters of Linux on the Mac should register now to help ensure the project continues to be funded.

Mirror Sites for this FAQ. I've started the process of setting up mirrors for this web site. If you are interested in hosting a public mirror of the Mac WWW FAQ (outside North America), please contact me at webmaster@nisto.com.

Natural Order extension changes the system's string sorting methods so that number sorting changes from "0,1,10,11,2,3" to "0,1,2,3,10,11". Useful in Finder lists and elsewhere.

Netscape freezes if Shared Library Manager extension is off. Apple reports that: "The two extensions, Shared Library Manager PPC and Shared Library Manager, are both needed for a PowerPC processor-based Mac OS computer."

Mactivity/Web Chicago Will be in Chicago, IL, USA from April 3-4, 1997.

WEB-FM-TALK mailing list. (CGI for linking FileMaker Pro with web servers.)
To subscribe, simply send a message to: 'requests@macweb.com'. In the BODY of the message enter: 'subscribe WEB-FM-TALK' or 'subscribe digest WEB-FM-TALK'

See Also

Please send Macintosh WWW related announcements to webmaster@arpp.carleton.ca

Please do NOT send product announcements - they will not be printed on these announcement pages. You can submit information about software and hardware tools using the tools submission form.


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