inessential by Brent Simmons


From Scripting News, news of our most recent outage: "Our PacBell T1 line has been down since 10:45 AM Pacific, an outage of well over three hours (so far). The discussion group, EditThisPage.Com, and Weblogs.Com are down. We are in touch with Conxion, it's not just UserLand that's out. No estimated time to be back on the air."

Mariners start a three-game series at home tonight against the Cleveland Indians.

Greatest Engineering Achievements of the Twentieth Century: "How many of the 20th century's greatest engineering achievements will you use today? A car? Computer? Telephone? Explore our list of the top 20 achievements, and learn how engineering shaped a century and changed the world."

Two new Manila RPC handlers. One gets the contents of the home page; the second returns a siteName, given the URL of a site.