Author of CTAN's redirector
P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed May 1 23:36:14 CEST 2019
Petra Ruebe-Pugliese wrote:
> You are of course right. Sorry if I expressed myself badly,
> but English is not my mother tongue.
> And I'm afraid I had truly forgotten the name. (I was not
> on the CTAN team at the time and only learned the story
> I have now looked it up: The author of the CTAN redirector
> was Randy Kobes, who died in September 2010. (At least that
> is the information I found in the depths of my Computer.)
> CTAN's mirror redirector software was written long ago by Randy
> Kobes who is sadly no longer with us but to whom we owe a very
> great debt of gratitude.
Thank you Petra — very much appreciated.
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