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Re: Using Ubuntu when I'm used to Debian.

On Tue, 2006-04-04 at 18:59 -0500, anoop aryal wrote:
> On Tuesday 04 April 2006 06:47 pm, Mike McCarty wrote:
> > Hal Vaughan wrote:
> > > On Tuesday 04 April 2006 18:15, kamaraju kusumanchi wrote:
> > >>Hal Vaughan wrote:
> >
> > [snip]
> >
> > People who love UNIX almost universally hate operating systems with
> > a reasonable and well-thought out CLI, like VAX/VMS was.
> i could never figure out the syntax for path in VMS tho.

Separate device names (can be a "logical")
Dots instead of slashes, brackets around the directory path.

Thus, you can tell the difference between a directory path and an

> > The switches in VMS, if applicable, were the same for all
> > commands. The commands themselves were for the most part
> > complete words which made sense.
> >
> [snip]

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Jefferson, LA USA

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