The Core Dump

A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures

[By Nic Lindh on Monday, 05 January 2004]

Fare thee well, PageMaker

Adobe has announced that they are discontinuing PageMaker. A legend goes quietly unto its grave. I can’t even begin to count the hours I’ve spent in PageMaker; out of all the applications I’ve used over the years, PageMaker is probably the one I mastered at the deepest level.

Ah, laying out books in Aldus PageMaker 3.0 on a Mac SE with a 20 Megabyte hard drive. Those were the days.

And yes, Quark sucks.

Music: “Fountain Of Sorrow” by Jackson Browne

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