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Re: OT: programming (was OT More pens)

From:Robert B Wilson <han_solo55@...>
Date:Wednesday, June 11, 2003, 1:48
On Tue, 10 Jun 2003 17:34:22 +0100 Joe <joe@...> writes:
> Stone Gordenssen ðesi: > > > > If the point&click GUI (graphical user interface) always uses > DISPLAYSUM, > a > > lot of processing power has been wasted to do a very simple > operation. > > But surely that hardly even matters anymore, with todays powerful > processors.
actually it does... -- Robert Wilson (aka kuvazokad, eltirno, edeí...) (who sat for several hours waiting for ms excel to calculate something on a machine with a 1.33 GHz processor and 1 GB of memory and has done more programming in assembly in the past two months than in anything else...) -- vkky vnkynvj vknyknj ykkv knvy? karkalone kontoko? kinsi rorotan kinsa nadas? baitta ke farzaiyai? qxrracc pqqattiircx iia kxqqhwiiallccre? spreken þu viserdya? pake biru ka pa rede? "boys speak in rhythm and girls just lie." -- anberlin - "foreign language" "i put out disco's inferno in the early eighties i would not be in a boy band, punk gets all the ladies i could take the backstreet boys or hanson or n'sync britney spears and ricky martin, we all think you stink" -- trendy - "punk rocker" "and i'm only gonna pierce my left ear and i've been working on this mustache all summer long and my favorite band will always be tears for fears and i'm gonna wear a pink tux to the prom" -- relient k - "in love with the 80's" "don't try to shut me up don't try to put words in my mouth i'm not about plastic skin i gotta get out, i gotta get out, in" -- (hed) P.E. - "blackout" narav teraz' iroti kojes krat erarota kuna, ysivaz' entas naradas krat zuny narav kuraz dityvyszi, radyji, sa rodyji dimokrosi zosa endas d' erensa dades kirs ins wiz "They are not in Baghdad. They are not in control of any airport. I tell you this. It is all a lie. They lie. It is a hollywood movie. You do not believe them." -- Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf, Iraqi Minister of Information -----BEGIN GEEK CODE BLOCK----- Version: 3.1 GCS/M/O d-(---) s: a18 C++$ UL++++>$ P+>++ L+(++)>++++ E--- W++(+++) N o? K--- w+(--) O?> M-- V? PS PE+ Y+(++) PGP++ t+(*) 5-- X+++ R- tv b+++ DI+ D--- G++++ e h! r-->+++ y- ------END GEEK CODE BLOCK------