cvs commit: src/games/fortune/datfiles fortunes

Ceri Davies ceri at
Mon Apr 17 16:46:51 UTC 2006

On Mon, Apr 17, 2006 at 06:28:57PM +0200, Dag-Erling Sm?rgrav wrote:
> Jens Schweikhardt <schweikh at> writes:
> >   Log:
> >   Remove a corrupted fortune ending in line noise. Even googling did not
> >   turn up a non-corrupted version, else I would have restored it.
> >   (No, it's not the one that uses line noise intentionally.)
> Are you absolutely sure that the corruption isn't intentional?  Note
> that the only non-printable characters are \a; it seems to me that the
> point of this truncated entry is precisely to leave the reader
> wondering what the punchline is and cursing the "line noise".

That's probably true, but it isn't actually funny, so can stay buried as
far as I'm concerned.

That must be wonderful!  I don't understand it at all.
                                                  -- Moliere
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