Re: what finger tags?

Marc VanHeyningen (
Fri, 9 Sep 1994 19:55:51 +0200

> What if finger gateways were sophisticated enough to wrap
> the various fields they return in specific tags? I mean, if you
> finger, you'll get (partially)
> Login name: troth In real life: Rick Troth
> and a typical finger-to-HTML gateway might wrap that in
> <pre>Login name: troth In real life: Rick Troth</pre>
> What if in addition there were specific tags for login_name
> and in_real_life. What should those tags be? I can imagine
> Login name: <USER_LOGIN_NAME>troth</USER_LOGIN_NAME>
> In real life: <USER_PERSONAL_NAME>Rick Troth
> but those are a bit more verbose than I'd like to get.