SHAKSPER Ether Demon Alert
Shakespeare Electronic Conference, SHK 7.0693. Tuesday, 24 September 1996.
From: Hardy M. Cook <
Date: Tuesday, September 24, 1996
Subject: SHAKSPER Ether Demon Alert
During the past few days, several members have inquired about not seeing their
submissions posted to the Conference. From all appearances, there is an ether
demon at work, and I do not as yet have a clue about what has happened. We did
have some work on the campus network recently, but I cannot be sure of the
cause of so many lost submissions. Let me take a moment to comment on my
I try to turn around submissions within a day (sometime two on weekends). If
for any reason I decide not to post a submission, I inform the submitter of
such and my reasons for rejecting it. So if you send me something and do not
see it the following day, I probably did not receive it and you should
Any submissions sent to the list address --
forwarded to me at
. You may decide to send your
submissions directly to me at this latter address, a VAX account. I have other
accounts, but I have decided for the time being to continue to use the VAX
account for SHAKSPER editing rather than using an account on the SUN work
station or my principal University account.
I am sorry that submissions have been lost recently, and I will continue to
monitor the situation.