@codesections that's one of my favourite old school tech stories.
> that's one of my favourite old school tech stories
Mine too! My other favorite from catb is:
# Tom Knight and the Lisp Machine
A novice was trying to fix a broken Lisp machine by turning the power off and on.
Knight, seeing what the student was doing, spoke sternly: “You cannot fix a machine by just power-cycling it with no understanding of what is going wrong.”
Knight turned the machine off and on.
The machine worked.
@codesections i can't help but read these in RMS or john maddog's voice.
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