What's "wais" and "wwv" ?

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To: wais-talk@think.com, www-talk@nxoc01.cern.ch
Cc: tcl@allspice.berkeley.edu
Subject: What's "wais" and "wwv" ?
In-reply-to: Your message of Thu, 05 Dec 91 19:14:37 -0500.
Date: Fri, 06 Dec 91 08:43:57 -0700
From: vanandel@rsf.atd.ucar.edu

Some of us on the tcl mailing list feel like we came in on the middle
of a discussion and don't know the context.  Since there are apparently
mailing lists for 'wais' and 'wwv',could someone give a general description
of what "wais" and "wwv" are?

Thanks much!

        Joe VanAndel            Internet:vanandel@ncar.ucar.edu
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