[futurebasic] Re: [FB] OSX Desktop disaster solved with UNIX command line

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From: michael evans <michael.evans@...>
Date: Sun, 29 Jun 2003 11:52:44 -0400
on 6/28/03 6:24 AM, Robert Purves at robert.purves@...
wrote:

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> 
> You just have to love UNIX...
> Did your unix cavalry get the command right on the first typing, or did
> he [or she (or, I suppose, it or they)] have to try several times?
> 
> Robert P.

The unix cavalry got it right first time. I watched via Timbuktu and
listened via phone.

The relevant quote was: "Oh, this is a trivial problem and it is typical of
what can happen when a perfectly adequate command-line interface is covered
up by a mediocre GUI."

Cheers,

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