The ftp archive at includes the following:

/plan9/man - manuals & licencing information
/plan9/pcdist - images of four disks that make a PC boot package
/plan9/unixsrc - source for Plan 9 related Unix cmds
/plan9/update - source updates to the distribution
/plan9/doc - current papers about Plan 9 including: - the acid debugger manual - the acid debugger description
	acme/ - the acme user interface
	alef/ - the alef langauge manual (Plan 9 implementation)
	alef/ - the alef language manual (Unix implementation) - the Posix emulation environment - Plan 9 assembly languages - Plan 9 compilers - how to install plan 9 from the CD - how we use mkfiles - naming in Plan 9
	net/ - network interfaces in Plan 9 - how to configure a standalone Plan 9 PC - the different Plan 9 ports - release notes
	sam/ - the sam editor - the tromso plan 9 paper - UTF under Plan 9


README for Plan 9 ftp archive at

This ftp archive is a repository of software and documentation
created by the Plan 9 user community.

Right now, it contains the following directories:

forsyth - is a mirror of
	it includes an Ident (RFC1413) service,
	routed (RIP listener), and 2 PC scsi drivers.
	queries to

matty - is a mirror of
	it includes 9term, libXg (with Unicode support) and the sam editor.
	queries to Matty Farrow <>

steve - has some small scripts I wrote
	it includes uptime and tcp79 (finger service)
	queries to Steve Kotsopoulos <>

An archive of the 9fans mailing list is available via anonymous ftp
	mail to subscribe to the list

The Plan 9 developers at Bell Labs have the following ftp archives: Plan 9: The Early Papers manuals & licencing information source for Plan 9 related Unix cmds

If you have something useful, but you don't have an anonymous ftp server,
I can make it available here.  I will also mirror any remote sites that have
useful stuff (should be better for some people than crossing the oceans
to the UK or Australia).

More information is available on the Plan 9 World Wide Web page.
The url is

Just send me mail if you would like to submit anything.
Steve Kotsopoulos <> - Jan 9, 1995