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LWN.net Weekly Edition for June 20, 2013
Pencil, Pencil, and Pencil
Dividing the Linux desktop
LWN.net Weekly Edition for June 13, 2013
A report from pgCon 2013
A trawler goes trawling with a trawl-net.
Dunno what the proper name of a troller is, but they go trolling with a troll-line. Most tuna, for example, is caught by trolling.
I've been trolling for mackerel ...
Posted Jan 29, 2013 14:23 UTC (Tue) by pboddie (subscriber, #50784)
The interesting thing here is that the example given on the above page is rather similar to the one used earlier, but unless one attracts the catch using bait - putting something out to attract the catch - the trawling metaphor is actually more appropriate, since one is just seeing what gets dragged up. But anyway...
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