perm filename ANNOUN[X,AIL] blob sn#075305
filedate 1973-12-04 generic text, type T, neo UTF8
This is a test of the announcement mechanism for SAIL system news.
There will be a file ANNOUN[X,AIL] which will contain a complete
history of announcements.
Here is the first such announcement:
The SAIL hackers at SU-AI have just (4-Dec 1973) put up a new SAIL
system at SU-AI. Over about the next three or four days, these files
will be put onto [X,AIL]. This [X,AIL] version will not be frozen,
although it will be pretty "slushy" by around 12 Dec. I.e. it will
be quite close to the base into which mergers of the other site stuff
is to be made. We will be fixing bugs here at SU-AI over the next
week or two.
As of 1 January, 1974, [X,AIL] will be officially frozen until
sometime in February or March, 1974. During this period, various
sites will be merging in their site-dependent code here at SU-AI. If
you have some things that are to be included, inform us soon, so that
we can plan a time for your changes to be merged in.
The file SAIL.NEW[UP,DOC] contains some documentation of new
features. Also, the file LIES[X,AIL] now contains a list of known