The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 13.1881 Wednesday, 11 September 2002
Date: Tuesday, 10 Sep 2002 21:26:26 +0100
Subject: 13.1875 Re: First Post Syndrome
Comment: Re: SHK 13.1875 Re: First Post Syndrome
>Have our lives
>been taken over (one year after 2001) by a giant computer called
Not to get too deeply into this (and constrained by a severe
prior-disclosure contract) the HARD(ee) program isn't due to come
on-line till 2006. It was bootstrapped, but glitched -- thus the
Synoptic Problem and the Oxford Fiasco (the Real Reason why SHAKSPER has
I feel rather sad thinking about what will happen when, in 2006, "Hardy"
is pre-empted by HARD(ee). Snark or Boojum? I'm fairly reliably
informed that the Return-to-Fortran Group (inheritors of the
Clinton/Blairite Middle Way) will have solved the problems by 2012, but
that's a bit after my time.
S H A K S P E R: The Global Shakespeare Discussion List
The S H A K S P E R Web Site <http://www.shaksper.net>
DISCLAIMER: Although SHAKSPER is a moderated discussion list, the
opinions expressed on it are the sole property of the poster, and the
editor assumes no responsibility for them.