>> In article <karyn-051094183317 at pandora.connect.com.au> karyn at connect.com.au (Karyn Davis) writes:
> >I am trying to get hold of a copy of PAUP. How do I go about doing this??
> >Who do I contact?? I have tried emailing swofford at onyx.si.edu but have
> >had no reply.
and Mark Siddall said:
> Be patient with David. Although he IS at the Smithsonian, due to "historical
> constraints" PAUP is (at least in part) owned by the Illinois Natural
> History Survey in Champaign IL. When they choose to suspend distribution
> there ain't much he can do about it.
I think that the situation is that David has now resolved the issues
surrounding ownership of PAUP, but is delaying its re-release until he has a
new version. He is also likely to have it be distributed by the same publisher
who is distributing MacClade.
Joe Felsenstein, Dept. of Genetics, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195
Internet: joe at genetics.washington.edu (IP No. 126.96.36.199)