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Month: December 2014

Re: [trinity-users] removing games and other cruff.

From: Lisi Reisz <lisi.reisz@...>
Date: Sun, 28 Dec 2014 10:51:22 +0000
On Sunday 28 December 2014 10:33:47 Felmon Davis wrote:
> On Sun, 28 Dec 2014, Lisi Reisz wrote:
> > On Sunday 28 December 2014 09:39:22 Tony Wolfs wrote:
> >> ........if I know the pictures, why use words ?
> >> grin grin
> >
> > Why do GUI users always feel the need to brow-beat, cajole or otherwise
> > push everyone into using the GUI? ;-)  Each to his own!
> >
> > Lisi
> Tony is just joking. I'm sure that at tea time he doesn't pull out a
> picture book!

No, I know.  And it wasn't aimed just at Tony.  In fact, it wasn't aimed 
primarily at Tony.

But I was making a serious point too.  Sometimes the CLI is faster and more 
efficient.  Sometimes it is just different.  But I will concede there are 
times when the GUI is much safer.  Here is a good example of what I mean:  
something that is very fast and (too) easy on the CLI - and much safer on the 

# rm -r /*