[linux-elitists] Pompous Top 10 List

Jay Sulzberger jays@panix.com
Sat Jun 9 10:04:05 PDT 2001


On Sat, 9 Jun 2001, Rick Moen wrote:

> begin  Don Marti Uses GIFs on the Sly quotation:
>
> > Your laptop presents the "letter of introduction" to
> > the WiFi base station where you happen to be, and it lets you on.
>
> It should also be "neatly dressed" and offer to buy "dinner and a movie".
>
> --
> Cheers,   If C gives you enough rope to hang yourself, then C++ give you enough
> Rick Moen    to bind and gag your neighbourhood, rig the sails on a small ship,
> rick@linuxmafia.com    and still have enough to hang yourself from the yardarm.

Yes.

Parts of authentication system:

1.  Photo of you neatly dressed at gathering of cell, meeting as an
authenticating/(some connective)/key-signing body.

2.  Little camera in end effector^W^Wcomputer takes picture of you before
ever changing secured display.

3.  Pictures sent to suthentication thing, negotiations commence,
including signals sent in loop via display and your camera and radio.

oo--JS.




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