Hey, #Gopher people. I've noticed that periodically this subject comes up in my stream, and it seems like people are actually building and doing things with it. What's interesting about it, and what's a neat thing that you've used it for?
@deadsuperhero It is simple, server and client can be implemented as a shell script.
It gives back the power to plain text.
@deadsuperhero please see floodgap gopher proxy to check out gopher on the www if you don’t use a terminal. it’s a lot like http except it’s just text, completely non-commercial, and everyone who is there is looking for other people who are smart and will put in the effort to find active thoughtful internetworking content devoid of “you won’t believe...” and “10 things about...” nonsense written only for clicks. also we follow and respond to / reference each other’s work :)
@deadsuperhero "Poor Man's FTP".
Alternatively: "too lazy to arse myself with CSS so plaintext it is".
Nasqueron is a budding community of creative people, writers, developers and thinkers. We focus on free culture, ethics and to be a positive change. We share values like respect, justice and equity.