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Re: Root sending messages to users

Dotan Cohen <dotancohen@gmail.com>:
>  2008/6/24 Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net>:
> >>> You're that machine's god.  That machine's users(! you, her, and root)
> >>> need their god to do the right thing.
> >>
> >> When my users strap bombs to themselves and start blowing up their
> >> neighbors in my name, I'll set up my own account. That's how it works,
> >> no?
> >
> > That's just stupid.
>  You're right. Rereading that, I'm embarrassed that I wrote it. That's
>  what happens when /. is open in one tab and Gmail in the other. Our
>  neighbors are still firing rockets at our villages despite the 'cease
>  fire' and it's a subject that was on my mind. I apologize.

Fuggeddaboutit.  Sorry they're backsliding again.

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