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Re: Completely OT, just to quickly prove a point.

On Sat, Sep 29, 2001 at 12:37:11AM -0700, Rich Rudnick wrote:
> On Sat, 2001-09-29 at 00:08, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> > >>"Russel" == Russel Ingram <ringram@acpl.lib.wy.us> writes:
> > 
> >  >> RTFM.  see the --revision option.
> > 
> > 	You asked a technical question. You get a pointer to the
> >  documentation. That is unhelpful? And why is it insulting? I thought
> >  the tell a man how to fish was better than spoon feeding a man a fish
> >  any day.  Do you disagree? 
> > 
> This is probably flame bait, but I disagree.  
> RTFM = Read the Fucking Manual.
> Someone curses you in person, you're insulted.  In email, you're not?

Oh, I thought it was:

RTFM = Read The Fine Manual

There was no insult...
Martijn van Oosterhout <kleptog@svana.org>
> Magnetism, electricity and motion are like a three-for-two special offer:
> if you have two of them, the third one comes free.

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