[TUHS] UUCP "bag" files

John P. Linderman jpl.jpl at gmail.com
Fri May 11 10:24:18 AEST 2018

So calling them "uucp bag files" is akin to calling something an "ed editor
file" because the ed editor was able to update them?

On Thu, May 10, 2018 at 7:38 PM, Lyndon Nerenberg <lyndon at orthanc.ca> wrote:

> > On May 10, 2018, at 7:10 AM, John P. Linderman <jpl.jpl at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > I asked Dave Nowitz, one of the authors of HoneyDanBer UUCP (the others
> being Peter Honeyman and Brian Redman) if he knew what bag files were. He
> said
> >
> > Never heard of bag files.
> We always referred to them as "rnews batches," since that's what they were.
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