[TUHS] Floppy to modern files for Usenet maps

Grant Taylor gtaylor at tnetconsulting.net
Wed Jul 10 07:30:55 AEST 2019

On 7/9/19 2:54 PM, Mary Ann Horton Gmail wrote:
> Any chance you could do the same for this file? It looks smaller, but 
> it's a couple weeks newer so it's possible it's somehow better.
> http://www.stargatemuseum.org/maps/philabs.26972.txt

I don't think that file is all of what's needed.

I looked at it and saw the following:

>                                          …Also this news submission is broken
> into two articles, with the graph(1G) compatible stuff separated from that
> which is specific to leroy.
> The files and descriptions of their contents are as follows:
> First article:
> 	---		This message
> 	map.leroy	command file for leroy to plot map
> 	gmap.leroy	command file for leroy to plot map with gnodes file
> 	nodes		leroy commands to draw circles at site locations
> 	gnodes		leroy commands to draw graphic characters at site
> 				locations
> 	sites		leroy commands for labeling nodes with site names
> Second article:
> 	usa.outline	USA outline (graph(1G) format)
> 	usa.states	USA state boundaries (graph(1G) format)
> 	net		news connections between sites (graph(1G) format)

As such, I think the usa.outline, usa.states, and net are missing.  :-(

I've not yet had a chance to look for articles in Usenet archives.

Grant. . . .
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