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Accounting of downloads

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  • Subject: [mg46802] Accounting of downloads
  • From: "Clifford J. Nelson" <cnelson9 at>
  • Date: Tue, 9 Mar 2004 04:30:45 -0500 (EST)
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Someone sent an email to me that said people who have never heard of 
Mathematica are afraid of MathReader because they think it might have 
viruses or something, so, if they aren't afraid of looking at web sites 
they can look at:

It turns out that if you save a Mathematica notebook as html with the 
sections closed, it chops it up into bite sized pieces with links to the 

  Cliff Nelson

I wrote:

The second volume of Buckminster Fuller's books Synergetics was 
published in 1979, twenty five years ago. All of humanity had to learn 
things like the synergetics coordinate system to do more with less soon 
or it would be curtains for humanity according to Bucky, but look at 
these low numbers of downloads. And life still goes on.

Even Bucky Fuller fans are just not interested.

  Cliff Nelson

Begin forwarded message:

Dear Clifford Nelson,

At the moment, I only have access to the top 150 downloads. You have two 
notebooks in the top 150.  (I only have one, myself).

--Ed Pegg Jr.

Clifford Nelson wrote:

Could you give me an accounting of the number of downloads of my 
notebooks from MathSource please?;search_per

? Buckminster Fuller Notebooks   [in /MathSource: Packages and Programs/]

#129 in all time downloads.  In the past year, notebook downloaded 1118 

? Bucky Number Mandelbrot   [in /MathSource: Packages and Programs/]

#86 in all time downloads.  In the past year, notebook downloaded 1335

? Four Triangle Fractals using Bucky Numbers and Synergetics Coordinates   
[in /MathSource: Packages and Programs/]

Not in top 150

? Solving Matrix Problems Using Bucky Numbers   [in /MathSource: 
Packages and Programs/]

Not in top 150

Cliff Nelson

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