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Jan 95 URLs
Volume Number:11
Issue Number:1
Column Tag:Universal Resource Locators

Universal Resource Locators

By Scott T Boyd, Editor

If there’s something you’d like to see here, please drop us a note at editorial@xplain.com.

In case you’re not familiar with Universal Resource Locator (URL) format, it’s essentially

<servicekind>://<servername>/<pathname>.

That’s a bit of an oversimplification (e.g. the path can be far more interesting), but it should be enough to you started.

Interesting Developer Places

Alpha ftp://cs.rice.edu/public/Alpha

alt.sources.mac ftp://ftpbio.bgsu.edu/alt.sources.mac

Apple http://www.apple.com

see also http://www.austin.apple.com

Applescript ftp://gaea.kgs.ukans.edu/applescript

BBEdit ftp://ftp.netcom.com/pub/bbsw

CodeWarrior http://www.iquest.com/~fairgate

Celestin’s Internet Resources for Mac Developers

http://www.teleport.com/~cci/directories/irfmd/irfmd.html

Dylan ftp://cambridge.apple.com/pub/dylan

see also http://legend.gwydion.cs.cmu.edu:8001/dylan

Lisp http://www.cs.rochester.edu/u/miller/alu.html

MacTechMagazine ftp://ftp.netcom.com/pub/xp/xplain

OpenDoc ftp://cil.org

MacGL ftp://ftp.netcom.com/pub/loceff

MacNosy ftp://ftp.netcom.com/pub/macnosy

Smalltalk http://www.qks.com

Symantec ftp://devtools.symantec.com/Macintosh/Updates/DevTools

TCL stuff ftp://ics.uci.edu/mac

see also ftp://daemon.ncsa.uiuc.edu/TCL

More Macintosh Developer Places

http://www.info.apple.com/dev/

http://www.pitt.edu/~nick/

http://www.astro.nwu.edu/lentz/mac/programming/home-prog.html

Newsgroups That You Might Have Missed

comp.infosystems.www.users

comp.sys.mac.comm

Sources

NewsWatcher ftp://ftp.acns.nwu.edu/pub/Newswatcher/

People & Places

Apple ftp://ftp.apple.com/

Apple developer http://www.support.apple.com

Best of the Net http://nearnet.gnn.com/gnn/gnn.html

Bill Modesitt ftp://ftp.maui.com/pub/mauisw

Consensus http://www.consensus.com:8300

info-mac archives ftp://amug.org/info-mac

ftp://mac.archive.umich.edu/mac

Paul Robichaux http://www.iquest.com/~fairgate

Peter Lewis tcp/ip apps ftp://amug.org/pub/peterlewis

QuickCam

http://www.engin.umich.edu/~friscolr/QuickCamtm/readme.html

Getting on the net

For those of you with only unix shell account network access, check out TIA, The Internet Adapter. It’s a program for unix systems which emulates a SLIP connection in software, and it lets you run software like Mosaic and NewsWatcher. Telnet to tia.marketplace.com or point your www browser at marketplace.com for more info.

Macintosh General Stuff

Macintosh Vendor Directory

http://rever.nmsu.edu/~elharo/faq/vendor.html.

Stuff That Could Have Made This Issue Late

Be sure to check out the movies http://la.commerce.com

 
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