Re: [email@example.com: Re: Self-introduction]
From: Eric S. Raymond <esr_at_thyrsus.com>
Date: 2001-02-26 22:18:28 CET
Larry McVoy <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
Nope, it was way too obvious to be original with me.
But I do remember you wandering off in a daze after I laid it out,
I was very amused. If you were trying to flatter me, you didn't
> I let you believe that you did more than you did simply to stroke your
Advice: don't try to manipulate me, Larry. It only pisses me off.
(Actually, it would be better for you if you didn't play such games at
And yes, I know VC is a mess. Once upon a time it wasn't, but that
> We'd be happy to see you working with Subversion, you are a sharp
The really annoying part of all this is that I think I agree that bk is a
Larry, you're a brilliant designer, and for whatever perverse reasons
As it is, whatever influence I have and whatever resources VA can
-- Eric S. Raymond Certainly one of the chief guarantees of freedom under any government, no matter how popular and respected, is the right of the citizens to keep and bear arms. [...] the right of the citizens to bear arms is just one guarantee against arbitrary government and one more safeguard against a tyranny which now appears remote in America, but which historically has proved to be always possible. -- Hubert H. Humphrey, 1960Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:23 2006
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