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Re: [SLUG] OT - Job advertisement



On Thu, 07 Jun 2001, Heracles wrote:

> DaZZa wrote:
> <snip>
> > Why? Why should I be forced to get RSI from rolling a mouse, invest more
> > and more into video cards to keep up with the growing trend to drop
> > support for older stuff, bloat my OS with a GUI I barely ever use just to
> > make convention more pleasant for people who are too lazy or too stupid to
> > recognise a command line when they see it?
> 
> "Some say coming down out of the trees was a big mistake.....  And there
> are those who say we should never have come out of the sea in the first
> place"
> 
> Happy swimming Dazza


I think that this is probably a little bit harsh. Command line interface 
provides a very powerful interface. I don't think you should confuse ease
of use with overall power provide. It is a lot quiker for me to hit a few
keys than move my mouse all over the place.

Benno

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