KDE4.3 beta issues <OT>

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Sat May 23 22:26:17 UTC 2009


On Sat, 2009-05-23 at 15:33 -0400, Bruce Marshall wrote:
> On Saturday 23 May 2009, Ric Moore wrote:
> > Well then, anyone claiming to be an older fart than Gene, please step
> > forward. Otherwise, Gene will be the defacto "Old Fart" curmudgeon of
> > the List. Ric
> 
> I resemble that remark but not sure I want to lay claim.
> 
> Started out on an IBM computer in 1962.  A 650 model where the 'memory' was 
> 'contained' on a rotating drum and the assembler optimized its code by placing 
> it at points on the drum where it would be fetched fastest as the drum 
> rotated.

If you helped write that code, could you not sue Gill Bates? <chuckles>
If so, you could afford to fly the entire list to a place of your
chosing, where we could BBQ and swap lies. :) Ric
 
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..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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