Purposefully fudged schematics
cisin at xenosoft.com
Thu Jan 4 21:22:47 CST 2007
Tony Duell wrote:
> I am wondering what the use is of a schematic that contains deliberate
> errors that are significant enough to stop the machine from working. OK,
D'ya mean like nonexistent streets and towns in UK Ordnance Survey maps?
I could make a fortune in the coffee table gift book market by putting out
a collection of photographs of rural mailboxes, and changing my name to
Lillian Virgina Mountweazel!
Nihilartikels, Mountweazels, and pseudata are a longstanding tradition.
XenoCopy includes support for a format for which I had the only instance
(prototype) of the machine. Was that esquivalience?
I also once misspellled the name of one format; a couple of other programs
ended up supporting that misspelt machine. BTW, my car really was parked
in "Gates Alley" at the time.
Grumpy Ol' Fred cisin at xenosoft.com
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