Hello Linux d00ds. How's it going?
Gardner Trask and I are doing a Kerouac "On the Road" thing using the
Usenet Newsfeed as our metaphor for the wide-open American West. Or
something like that. And our third stop is comp.os.linux.advocacy. You
probably guessed the last bit. If you're interested in what we're doing
(yeah, sure), I have posted the FAQ here.
1. What brought you folks to Linux? Are you hackers, developers,
computer-oriented civil libertarians? Like, what is it about Linux
that appeals to you?
2. In Steve Miller's "The Joker" when he sings "'cause I speak with the
[unknown word here] of love." What is *THAT* word?
Is it <pompitous>? Or <properties>? <Pompousness>?
P.S.--I'm kinda embarrassed to admit this, but my two favorite sources
of computer information are the O'Reilly books and IDG's Dummies
series. Weird, huh?
P.P.S.--Matt Welsh and Lars Kaufman did a great job with _Running Linux_.
Along with the Rathbones (Ike and Tina), I think Matt and Lar are
P.P.P.S.--*Andy* and Tina. I meant to write "Andy and Tina" not "Ike and
2. KDE Crash