Re: Recovery from ancient hardware.
- From: ptomblin+netnews@xxxxxxxxx (Paul Tomblin)
- Date: Fri, 1 Dec 2006 12:49:21 +0000 (UTC)
In a previous article, SteveD <usenet@xxxxxxxx> said:
On 30 Nov 2006 22:00:55 -0500, Omri Schwarz <ocscwar@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
So really, you don't want too many of them built, and the smith who made
it can be assigned many other projects when he is done with this one.
Never has "assigned [to] other projects" sounded so ominous.
"You'll have an important role in our long term strategy. We need you for
a vital part of the manufacture of Damascus steel swords. Or rather, one
(Isn't it Damascus steel that folklore had it that it was quenched by
plunging into the body of a slave?)
Paul Tomblin <ptomblin@xxxxxxxxx> http://blog.xcski.com/
Computers are not intelligent. They only think they are.