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    This Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) file is Copyright 1992-2000 by Anthony D. Chen and is made available as a service to the Internet community. It may not be sold on disk, tape, CD-ROM, packaged or incorporated with any commercial product, or published in print, without the explicit, written permission of the copyright holder.

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    Chen, Anthony D. (1996) " Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)" Usenet, available via WWW:
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    This file is presented with no warranties or guarantees of ANY KIND including correctness or fitness for any particular purpose. The author(s) of this material have attempted to verify correctness of the data contained herein; however, slip-ups can and do happen. If you use this info, you do so at your own risk.