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Re: Installing Cron on Windows 2003 Server...

On Fri, Mar 16, 2007 at 02:11:39PM -0400, One Angry User wrote:
>On a snowy Friday, the 16th day of March, 2007, Christopher Faylor's computer deigned to emit the following stream of bytes:
>> On Fri, Mar 16, 2007 at 12:33:02PM -0500, Matthew Woehlke wrote:
>> >Dave Korn wrote:
>> >>On 16 March 2007 17:00, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> >>>On Fri, Mar 16, 2007 at 09:50:36AM -0500, Matthew Woehlke wrote:
>> >>>>Dave Korn wrote:
>> >>>>>Ctrl+D is a better way to close the file actually.  If you mean EOF,
>> >>>>>why not *say* EOF?  :-)
>> >>>>...because CTRL-D doesn't work on all platforms, and I was too lazy to
>> >>>>check if it did on Cygwin.  :-)
>> >>>Wow, now *that's* lazy...  :-)
>> >>
>> >>What confuses me is how you can be 'too lazy' to check if Ctrl-D works,
>> >>but apparently checking if Ctrl-C works is much much easier....
>> >
>> >I haven't run into a platform where CTRL-C doesn't work.  Therefore
>> >saying "ctrl-C" required no effort on my part.  "none" < "some".  :-)
>> >
>> >>Well, that plus the "Ctrl-d doesn't work on all platforms" bit.  Are we
>> >>still talking posix here or no?
>> >
>> >Well, now that you made me go look, I can't find the platform that
>> >doesn't like ctrl-D...  but I know I've had problems in the past.
>> >Maybe it was NSK.  ;-)
>> Please don't try to defend yourself.  We've discovered a serious
>> infraction here and now have to decide on your punishment.  You can't
>> retreat from it by quoting facts.
>Off with his head!

I was thinking about destroying the brain, myself.


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