Monthly Archives: April 2008

Tim Bray’s Multi-Inflection-Point Alert

While lots of people wiser than I have already commented on Tim Bray’s excellent Multi-Inflection-Point Alert post, I’m eager to avoid housework today. …we’re simultaneously at inflection points in programming languages and databases and network programming and processor architectures and … Continue reading

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History Meme

For some reason I find this meme interesting… I don’t know why I find it interesting, but at least its brief. Home Office Computer (Debian Unstable) $ history|awk ‘{a[$2]++} END{for(i in a){printf "%5d\t%s\n",a[i],i}}’|sort -rn|head 99 sudo 80 cd 59 ssh … Continue reading

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