Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 9th Aug 2017 21:50 UTC
General Unix

In what's never going to be a regular occurance, I'm linking to a Twitter thread. Chris Espinosa tweets:

Just as I was wrapping up an email and getting ready to leave work, a co-worker rolled his chair over to show me an "interesting" thing.

Go ahead, read it.

UNIX, man. Not even once.

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by chrish on Thu 10th Aug 2017 13:34 UTC
chrish
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2005-07-14

Back in the day I helped convert a huge documentation set from roff format (so, man pages) to Word for DOS via some parser that converted the roff to RTF.

man's ecosystem has always been awful, which is why there have been so many attempts to replace it (POD, for example).

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