The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #83304 Message #1530892
Posted By: Bill D
28-Jul-05 - 11:45 PM
Thread Name: Who Actually Wrote City of New Orleans?
Subject: RE: Who Actually Wrote City of New Orleans?
well, Malcolm, the unfortunate state of things is that the DT is, for now, locked into a format that must be updated by a special routine somewhere, instead of just allowing a few knowlegable people to FTP new data and corrections as they are noted. I wonder how much trouble it would be to do it the other way?...(I wonder if "Another Digital Tradition" is done the easier way?)
I guess one major problem with WIKI is that those who DO know stuff can't monitor it all for stupid, gratuitous change every day....still, one can wish...