Re: ITP: fakedate
On Tue, May 25, 1999 at 06:43:12PM -0700, Joseph Carter wrote:
> On Tue, May 25, 1999 at 02:32:16PM -0400, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> > [...regarding time-travel library...]
> > Or a clever wrapper for shareware style trial packages for linux
> > that stop working after a certian time. I don't think there are any
> > yet, but when lin= ux is popular there will be.
> > Presumably such shareware authors would be smart enough to statically
> > link their binaries.
> ...and thusly guarantee nobody in their right mind will waste the memory
> their application requires. =>
Not to mention having to write their own libc. :-)
The idea is that the first face shown to people is one they can readily
accept - a more traditional logo. The lunacy element is only revealed
subsequently, via the LunaDude. [excerpted from the Lunatech Identity Manual]