Re: ifconfig network resolution
- Date: Sun, 11 Jun 2017 16:55:26 +0900
- From: Joel Rees <joel.rees@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: ifconfig network resolution
On Sun, Jun 11, 2017 at 2:04 PM, Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Saturday 10 June 2017 21:18:42 Cindy-Sue Causey wrote:
>> My apologies in advance because I'm asking that without knowing if he
>> does or does not actually speak Japanese. He might be able to read
>> that quite well. In that case, I'm envious because that's on a #Life
>> to-do bucket list for me.. :)
> He lives in Japan and probably actually has a Japanese computer that has to
> be persuaded to talk English. ;-).
Sometimes *I* have to be persuaded to speak English.
> Now, I have debugged network problems on a UNIX computer that spoke Japanese,
> knowing none myself and reading even less. AND I succeeded. I felt very
> proud not just of myself but of UNIX. (Japanese Macbook withMac-OSX)
I like Macs, too.
One of these days I'll get someone to pay me
to design a language that combines the best of Forth and C.
Then I'll be able to leap wide instruction sets with a single #ifdef,
run faster than a speeding infinite loop with a #define,
and stop all integer size bugs with a bare cast.
More of my delusions: