[linux-elitists] Re: Yet another mozilla atrocity
Thu Oct 9 16:01:58 PDT 2003
Quoting Jeff Waugh (email@example.com):
> I'm not sure why you'd expect gconftool-2 to be documented as if it were an
> end-user oriented tool. It's not. It's for scripting, system adminstrators,
> and users with 'special needs'.
How 'bout because things in /usr/bin should have manpages?
I think you have a serious disconnect from Unix, Jeff. I was going to
say "Unix conventions", but suspect it's a much broader problem. And
willful, rather than reflecting ignorance.
You probably don't see it as a problem, which is your prerogative, but
it means you're wasting your time and ours with all this transparent
Cheers, "Not only does the English language borrow from other languages,
Rick Moen it sometimes chases them through dark alleys, hits them over the
firstname.lastname@example.org head, and goes through their pockets." -- Eddy Peter
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