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Finger Protocol Implemented!

Saturday February 5th, 2000

Brian Ryner has implemented the finger protocol in Mozilla. Download the latest build and give it a try! Here's a sample (paste it into the URL bar):

finger:greenmarine@finger.epicgames.com

A great contribution -- thanks Brian!


#3 Re: What finger does...

by stephan <stephan@micropop.com>

Sunday February 6th, 2000 8:40 AM

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Some of us still *use* finger, you know! It's ideal for finding out things linke when someone logged on to the network last time, if they have read your mail etc. And I don't really care if someone disables it, as long as it works on my local network.