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Re: [ProgSoc] New ITD Computer Laboratory Equipment (fwd)
On Thu, 11 Jun 1998, Telford Tendys wrote:
> very easy to add files to an existing CD by either packet-writing
> or multi-session. This is already established technology.
> Admittedly the software to do it is a bit confusing to most people
> but this is a place of HIGHER learning, why should be hold back the
> elite to cater to the mediocre?
Hmm. At the risk of being slightly offensive... duh! My filename is:
open systems alternatives.doc
open systems alternatives.xls
I'm updating these files about seven times each week, requiring me to save
them about ten times per session. That's seventy different file names per
document - 140 separate files for a single assignment.
This wuold get slightly confusing, as well as taking up a lot of pointless
space with early versions of my assignment...
alister air | graduate computing student
libertarian socialist | and a few other things
"By all means lets agitate for | "Still, politicians are the ideal
handouts, tax cuts, freebies, | tripe liars. Lying (in addition
bread and circuses (why not bite | to giving orders) is what we pay
the hand that feeds you? the | them for, or rather what they pay
flavor is excellent) but without | themselves for with our taxes."
illusions." --(Bob Black, 1982/1985)--
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