OT: I couldn't resist (was: Re: Getting a fair deal?)

Jason Holt jason at lunkwill.org
Wed Aug 30 13:12:13 MDT 2006


On Wed, 30 Aug 2006, Stuart Jansen wrote:

> On Wed, 2006-08-30 at 10:40 -0600, Jonathan Duncan wrote:
>> On Wed, 30 Aug 2006, Stuart Jansen wrote:
>>> I'm sure you meant {U,Li}nux ;-)
>>
>> /me pulls out his copy of "Mastering Regular Expressions"
>>
>> Hmmm, it looks like I actually meant (U|Li)nix.  Sorry, I am a bit rusty.
>> =)  Thanks for the correction.
>
> Ah, too bad. I thought you were going for a shell command.

I assumed he was using the manpage convention, in which case [alt1|alt2] is 
(more or less) correct.  There is a man date for this sort of thing.  (Get it? 
`man date` -> mandate.  I crack myself up.)

 								-J



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