Re: Announcing type-handling
On Tue, Dec 30, 2003 at 06:09:47PM +0000, Mark Brown wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 30, 2003 at 06:52:50PM +0100, Robert Millan wrote:
> > _TYPE is the result of concatenating _SYSTEM and _CPU, hence I thought
> > the "type-" prefix would make sense.
> The first thing that sprang to mind when I saw your announcement was
> that it was something to do with fonts.
"[..] but the delight and pride of Aule is in the deed of making, and in the
thing made, and neither in possession nor in his own mastery; wherefore he
gives and hoards not, and is free from care, passing ever on to some new work."
-- J.R.R.T., Ainulindale (Silmarillion)