rhodri at kynesim.co.uk
Mon Jan 9 10:15:04 EST 2017
On 09/01/17 13:53, Tim Chase wrote:
> On 2017-01-09 05:00, Deborah Swanson wrote:
>> The console is a dead thing, it has no mind or soul to choose
>> anything. Surely an educated person would know that.
> Pretty much every quality system administrator I know uses the
> terminal. Just about all of the best devs I know use the terminal.
> Microsoft added Powershell because of demand. They added Ubuntu/bash
> support because of demand. It allows for powerful automation that
> would otherwise require writing full-fledged scripts. There is
> nothing dead about it.
I think you're falling foul of Deborah's inability to communicate again.
I think she meant to say that the console is dumb, not dead. In a
very strict sense that's almost true, but since we've been using
"console" interchangeably with "terminal emulator" throughout this
discussion, it's hilariously wrong.
Rhodri James *-* Kynesim Ltd
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