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From: JT Justman <jt@...>
Subject: Re: 8 days now!!
Date: Sat, 03 Feb 2007 14:44:46 -0800
I think it's some kind of code. See:

s/[\w\s]//g

!!!!!!!!!.!,!,,....!!

If JM is right, then it must be a signal for the French to begin
invading our tubes.

JT

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
>     gentoo
>     > 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
>     about...
> 
>     > 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.
>     there
>     > 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
>     poorly
>     chosen (although strangely apt in this case).  Shooting yourself in the
>     foot says that you admit that _you_ did something stupid to cause
>     this...
>     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 :)
> 
>     Sean
> 
>     PS: if you don't want to look like a newbie, at least learn how to
>     _spell_ "newbie".
> 
>     --
>     Sean Quinlan (smq@... <mailto:smq@...>)
> 
> 
>     --
>     gentoo-desktop@g.o <mailto:gentoo-desktop@g.o> mailing
>     list
> 
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> /JM

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