Explaining FreeBSD features

Liam J. Foy liamfoy at sepulcrum.org
Thu Jun 23 19:47:37 GMT 2005

On Thu(23)/Jun/05 - , Dag-Erling Sm?rgrav wrote:
> "Andrew L. Gould" <algould at datawok.com> writes:
> > On Thursday 23 June 2005 12:16 pm, Johnson David wrote:
> > > If by "works", you mean people leave the community, then you are
> > > correct. We all know what "F" in "RTFM" means. While we may not say
> > > it with those words anymore, we still often say it with the same
> > > abusive attitude. It's far more productive to say "RTM" than "RTFM".
> > I have, on occasion, used "RTFM", ignoring the "F"; but not thinking
> > about whether the reader would ignore it as well -- poor form on my
> > part.  I will certainly drop the "F" in the future.
> Why?  Everybody knows the F stands for Fine :)

Wow, is that DES writing an email with a smiley face in it? Maybe god does exist
after all.

		- Liam J. Foy
		liamfoy at sepulcrum.org

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