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Re: [school-discuss] [Open Admin] SIF/XML tools for Data Transfer.

On Mon, 6 Oct 2003 08:24, Leon Brooks wrote:
> On Sun, 5 Oct 2003 23:27, Matt R. Jezorek wrote:
>>> Ask EduStructures for the old OpenSIF source, and if they refuse,
>>> have a word to Sun about it.

>> I already sent an email to them asking for it if they refuse i will
>> be sending a letter to Sun about the issue.

> If you do, make mention of the hoops you would have had to jump
> through on the old system, and ask them about what the 24 list
> messages they mention actually *said*, and eventually explain to them
> that it looks very much from here as if ES didn't want the code out
> there at all, and so damned it with faint promotion.

Turns out that the list is on Yahoo and still exists. And yes, they 
didn't respond to the participants, and yes they did pull the plug 
without warning, as evidenced by this message:

  From:   "scottp1296" <scottp1296@y...> 
  Date:  Sun Sep 21, 2003  4:41 am
  Subject:  Still no luck with opensif.org

  Am I the only one that can't connect to www.opensif.org? I still
  get connection refused, so it looks like the host is up, but the
  web server isn't running. 

  I've tried contacting three different email addresses at
  Edustructures, as well as Eric Peterson, but not one of them has
  Anyone have any other suggestions?

I'll post to that list asking if anyone else wants to resurrect OpenSIF 
and see what happens.

Cheers; Leon