Backing up.

Steven Vollom stevenvollom at sbcglobal.net
Tue Nov 11 20:05:09 GMT 2008


Knapp wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 11, 2008 at 7:24 PM, Brendan <mailinglist at endosquid.com> wrote:
>   
>> On Tuesday 11 November 2008, Knapp wrote:
>>     
>>> On Tue, Nov 11, 2008 at 12:36 AM, Brendan <mailinglist at endosquid.com> wrote:
>>>       
>>>> On Monday 10 November 2008, Knapp wrote:
>>>>         
>>>>> I not fraid of CLI or compiling or hard to set up stuff but I would
>>>>> really like to have something full service, easy and gui, so I can
>>>>> have a life. If I can't then I can't and will live with the CLI :-)
>>>>>           
>>>> Oh God, if that isn't the most ignorant offensive thing...I am hoping
>>>> that you're kidding.
>>>>
>>>> GUI = a life
>>>> CLI = no life
>>>>         
>>> LOL, I am not kidding. I have yet to see a CLI program that I could
>>> use without reading a manual and setting it all up. There are lots of
>>> GUI software out there that can do that. Sorry but it is true. If you
>>> spend your life CLIing then it might be faster but for a newbie or
>>> someone that does not want to deal with it, it is not.
>>> Vim vs OpenOffice
>>> firestarter VS iptables
>>> Konq vs Links, bash and MC or so?
>>> need I go on?
>>> Spreadsheet vs APL?
>>> Sorry but that is the way it is. It takes longer to learn to use the
>>> CLI and when it is used seldom it is easier to forget what you need to
>>> do.
>>>       
>> Children use pictures, and when they grow up, they learn how to use words. You
>> are obviously still at the child stage. I don't blame you for that, you just
>> don't know what you are talking about.
>>
>> Delete all jpg files in a directory.
>>
>> Konq: Sort by filetype, scroll down...OH, I'm sorry, in a CLI, I just typed rm
>> -f *.jpg and I won.
>>     
>
> If I really wanted to show off I would challenge you to a contest to
> see who could write the fastest flood fill in assemble but that would
> be childish. Truth is you have no idea who you are insulting and you
> are off topic.
>
>   
Go get him Dougie.  What patience you have.
Steven



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