[TAG] Triggering one of several options with Juk and KHotkeys
ben at callahans.org
Tue Jul 6 23:37:46 MSD 2004
On Tue, Jul 06, 2004 at 08:00:45AM +0530, Kapil Hari Paranjape wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 05, 2004 at 11:57:00AM -0400, Jay R. Ashworth wrote:
> > On Sun, Jul 04, 2004 at 07:39:17PM -0400, Ben Okopnik wrote:
> > > ps aux|grep '[j]uk'
> > > Will ignore the 'grep' line every time. Why? Well...
> > I'd forgotten this; handy. Only works, of course, if the argument to
> > grep is a literal. Well, more accurately, it's even harder to
> > understand (and possibly might break other things) if you put it in a
> > variable...
> The barber who shaves everyone with a stubble except himself.
> The regex that matches every (...) except itself.
> Sounds like a Russell/Godel-esque construction!
That's hilariously apropos. The Perl Quiz of The Week (qotw) challenge
this week is to write a basic logic parser, and Russel's Paradox has
seen a bit of discussion on that list... and I've just come back from my
massage therapist, who mentioned Russel's Paradox as something he
recently heard about in a "History of Science" course he took.
The available evidence says that we're moving toward a logical world.
Just think, no one will believe Bush anymore... oh, oops.
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