thanks to everyone for their assistance. thanks, especially, for reports of personal satisfaction with a particular solution.
it appears, now, that i had found everything that there is to be found, currently. without the feedback, however, i would not know that. i will give these ideas a whirl. happy coding to all and to all a good compile. rob _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"