freebsd-questions Digest, Vol 192, Issue 16
smithi at nimnet.asn.au
Fri Aug 31 21:05:33 PDT 2007
On Fri, 31 Aug 2007 07:55:49 -0500 Reid Linnemann <lreid at cs.okstate.edu> wrote:
> Written by Nélio Mesquita on 08/31/07 06:44>>
> > On 8/30/07, Bill Moran <wmoran at potentialtech.com> wrote:
> >> "Nélio Mesquita" <technelio at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>> Hello to all!
> >>> Just for curiosity, why the FreeBSD logo is a little devil? Is there a
> >>> history around it?
> >> It's not a devil, it's a daemon, and there is plenty of history:
> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daemon_%28computer_software%29
> >> --
> >> Bill Moran
> >> http://www.potentialtech.com
> > Omg! I forgot the Wikipedia! How an idiot am I!
> > Oh guys! My apologies for my lazy! I don't do it again!
> > Really thanks for the help!
> If by chance you feel that the daemon is contrary to your moral or
> religious beliefs, you could always take a look at "Jesux" (
> http://www.geocities.com/ResearchTriangle/Node/4081/ ) =)
Thanks Reid, I appreciated a good chuckle for breakfast. Fortunately for
my keyboard I didn't have a mouth full of weet-bix esp. when coming to:
"chmod(1) accepts hexadecimal modes, such as 0x01B6"
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