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Re: Recommended reading
>>>>> "Michael" == Michael Kraus <email@example.com> writes:
Michael> On Wed, 2 Oct 1996, Robert J. Brown wrote:
>> >>>>> "James" == James R O'Kane <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
James> Has anyone, besides me, ever actually been admited to a
James> mental hospital for an extended stay? -james
>> Yes, a LOOOOONG time ago (almost 20 years), but I don't *DO*
>> MUDs! Never did. I am interested in setting up a MOO as a
>> conferencing environment, but not as an RPG or anything like
Michael> A MOO *is* a mud...! just because it isn't necessarily
Michael> used for the express purpose of gaming does not change
Michael> that fact.
It was the 'D' in 'MUD' -- the Dungeons part -- that I was disavowing.
Yes, I know that the software is the same, and only the scripting is
different. I was talking about purpose, not coding.
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