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I think it's some kind of code. See:
If JM is right, then it must be a signal for the French to begin
invading our tubes.
Jean-Marc Beaune wrote:
> I bet he's french...
> On 2/3/07, *Sean Quinlan* <smq@... <mailto:smq@...>> wrote:
> --- lists <lists@... <mailto:lists@...>> (2007-02-03 21:30):
> > I have been using Gentoo for 3 years and I have been using Linux
> for 10
> > years! I have been spending the past 8 days trying to re-install
> > on my desktop after a crash. compile error after error after
> error after
> > error after error after error after error!! I think I am done with
> > gentoo!!!!!
> Hmm, let me consult my crystal ball to find out which of the
> hundreds of
> compiles and millions of possible error messages you must be talking
> > I should have loaded a gun, pointed it at my foot, and squeezed!!!! I
> > can't even begin to ask questions about what could be going wrong.
> > are too many! I have followed thread after thread and keep hiting new
> > problems! What the H! Also, I am not a newbe! compile, compile,
> > compile..... This is crazy!!
> Perhaps you are not a native English speaker, but your analogy is
> chosen (although strangely apt in this case). Shooting yourself in the
> foot says that you admit that _you_ did something stupid to cause
> like, oh I don't know... sending a whining error message to a public
> list without including any relevant information so that people can
> actually help you.
> Oh well, don't let the door hit you on the way out :)
> PS: if you don't want to look like a newbie, at least learn how to
> _spell_ "newbie".
> Sean Quinlan (smq@... <mailto:smq@...>)
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