[linux-elitists] Are we Dead Yet? (or "For every sprinkle I find, I shall kill you!)

Don Marti dmarti@zgp.org
Tue Jan 25 17:51:56 PST 2005

begin  Martin Pool quotation of Wed, Jan 26, 2005 at 12:09:49PM +1100:

> If the machine is
> quietly humming away the organization may have trouble understanding
> that it needs to pay the subscription.  After all, people forget their
> hardware maintenance, and that ought to be more obvious.

Machinery that starts making high-pitched noises when
unmaintained tends to get attention.  Computers have
speakers.  If mail gets no result, the cron scripts
could start screaming for help.

Don Marti

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