The worst error message in history belongs to... BIND9!
tedm at toybox.placo.com
Tue Jul 3 14:56:15 UTC 2007
You could make it more zen-like, perhaps:
"You are out of tune with the Universe, grasshopper. Continue your studies"
And, if everything was correct it could issue:
"awakening has been attained, entering zazen"
> -----Original Message-----
> From: nawcom [mailto:nawcom at nawcom.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, July 03, 2007 2:24 AM
> To: Ted Mittelstaedt
> Cc: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> Subject: Re: The worst error message in history belongs to... BIND9!
> Reminds me of a typical windows user i dealt with who saw an error about
> explorer.exe and how it could not "be read" and let it slide. :-P
> using my wicked non user friendly skillz of the damned, i personally
> like the concept of a simple "pebkac error" when bind refuses to start
> due to a named.conf setting or similar. sortof creates a challenge, an
> adventure to find what's causing the issue yourself.
> wait. i shouldn't be promoting ideas on how make things worse off on
> pardon this useless email.
> Ted Mittelstaedt wrote:
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> >> [mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org]On Behalf Of Martin
> >> McCormick
> >> Then, there is the ultimate, the "Check engine." light on the
> >> modern car.
> > Check engine - CEL
> >> It would be so nice if it said some indication as to
> >> the seriousness of the problem so that one knows whether to get
> >> it fixed now and maybe save $5,000 worth of repair costs or let
> >> it slide a few days until a better time.
> > Most people take the tack that if the CEL comes on and the engine
> > is still running and the car still goes, that they can let it slide.
> > Ted
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