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by GatorKram
Wed May 01, 2013 1:36 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Make yourselves known
Replies: 2
Views: 9874

Re: Make yourselves known

I still pop in from time to time.
by GatorKram
Sun Mar 27, 2011 10:02 pm
Forum: Searchlight BBS
Topic: Have you guys seen this?
Replies: 0
Views: 13093

Have you guys seen this?

by GatorKram
Tue Feb 15, 2011 11:37 pm
Forum: Searchlight BBS
Topic: SLBBS BBSes in Operation
Replies: 8
Views: 13365

Re: SLBBS BBSes in Operation

Need to know if there are any searchlight BBSes in operation. I don't care if it's a dialup or a telnet board or even if it uses a front end. But we need to get those listed so others can use them and we can promote them. Just tell us in here and we can get a Telnet Client out with those BBSes in i...
by GatorKram
Sat Nov 13, 2010 10:35 pm
Forum: General
Topic: searchlight.com
Replies: 5
Views: 11806

Re: searchlight.com

DeadMeat wrote:I Agree but you can bet that Clawson sold it for a pretty penny.
Frank had the url long after he sold the software. Not sure when it changed hands to has it now.
by GatorKram
Sat Nov 13, 2010 5:49 pm
Forum: General
Topic: searchlight.com
Replies: 5
Views: 11806

searchlight.com

I was disappointed and surprised to hit up searchlight.com today, and find it is no longer Frank LaRosas' site.

Would have been nice to get that address as a redirect to this one.
by GatorKram
Fri Oct 01, 2010 9:12 am
Forum: General
Topic: Let's get the party on the roll
Replies: 5
Views: 11586

Re: Let's get the party on the roll

For the most part, there is no need to run an old style "bbs" Between IRC, the web, and java based "games" there just isn't a need. They don't really scale very well either. Even on todays hardware. To me, it's just an old sloppy way to do things. I do understand the nostalgia, but still... I've set...
by GatorKram
Thu Sep 30, 2010 9:37 am
Forum: General
Topic: Let's get the party on the roll
Replies: 5
Views: 11586

Re: Let's get the party on the roll

I started off with 1.76 single node. 1.77 Came out like the next day.

It was nice having a local support board in the local calling area. I hung out at his place a few times.

Those were the days.
by GatorKram
Mon Sep 13, 2010 1:29 pm
Forum: Searchlight BBS
Topic: Taken from Jeff Reeders page
Replies: 14
Views: 22488

Re: Taken from Jeff Reeders page

I think the "right" thing to do, would for whoever owns it now, to just open source it all, and post it up on sourceforge for all to have.
by GatorKram
Tue Sep 07, 2010 6:58 am
Forum: Searchlight BBS
Topic: What happened?
Replies: 6
Views: 7129

Re: What happened?

Big hard drive crash that caused corruption of the phpBB database for several sites. Still working with the data to see if anything will be recoverable. Bummer man... Oh well, it's not like the place was active. Was kinda interesting to see message topics from 2007 being the last post in a board, h...
by GatorKram
Thu Sep 02, 2010 5:42 pm
Forum: Searchlight BBS
Topic: What happened?
Replies: 6
Views: 7129

What happened?

Let me be the first to ask......

What Happened?!?