[linux-elitists] telnet weenie frenzy!

Mr.Bad mr.bad@pigdog.org
Mon Feb 26 19:50:54 PST 2001


>>>>> "TNK" == Tabinda N Khan <tabindak@best.com> writes:

    DM> Telnet doesn't work?  Good.

    DM> Teaching people how to set up telnet or ftp servers is
    DM> irresponsible, so we won't do it.

    TNK> I mostly had a problem with what appears to be a shitty
    TNK> attitude. If you don't tell people what the problems are,
    TNK> that's irresponsible. They can't take the lessons learned
    TNK> from the "whys" and apply them to other protocols and
    TNK> situations. They now only know enough to know there are
    TNK> problems (whatever they may be) with FTP and telnet. Not very
    TNK> useful, eh?

    TNK> There are places for elitism (this list) and places for
    TNK> education (LJ).  You appear to have gotten them confused,
    TNK> which is understandable given your heavy involvement in both
    TNK> arenas. It's okay--you're forgiven.

apt-get install python

~Mr. Bad

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