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Re: [Gnu-arch-users] version aliases

From: David Allouche
Subject: Re: [Gnu-arch-users] version aliases
Date: Thu, 8 Apr 2004 15:07:33 +0200
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On Mon, Apr 05, 2004 at 01:14:35PM -0700, Tom Lord wrote:
> You have to be careful if you want to propose ideas but not dig into
> details.   On the one hand, such input is very valuable --- it turns
> up (retrospectively) easy and obvious enhancements to add.   On the
> other hand, you have to watch out for getting in to "you want a pony
> with that?" mode..... i.e., asking for a "colorless green leaf" or a
> "room temperature solid water".   Good kibbitzing is hard.

Completely pointless nitpicking:

If the room is cold enough or if the wate is under high enough
pressures, "room temperature solid water" is perfectly possible. Though
admittedly not all that useful for practical use.

                                                            -- ddaa

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