Ghosts of Unix past, part 3: Unfixable designs
Posted Nov 16, 2010 20:47 UTC (Tue) by smurf (subscriber, #17840)
Presumably, that also holds for spelling mis-corrections.
Posted Nov 16, 2010 23:36 UTC (Tue) by tpo (subscriber, #25713)
Why not? This series has very much the flavour of a classic text. Thus fixing it now for posteriority makes a lot of sense:
s/Each of these can be the right answer is different contexts/Each of these can be the right answer in different contexts/
Posted Nov 16, 2010 23:59 UTC (Tue) by ABCD (subscriber, #53650)
> Please do not post typos as comments, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org instead.
Posted Nov 17, 2010 0:05 UTC (Wed) by corbet (editor, #1)
As noted elsewhere; future readers of a classic text are likely to be supremely uninterested in the typos that made it through the editing process. That's why we prefer that people email them to us.
Posted Nov 18, 2010 18:15 UTC (Thu) by RobSeace (subscriber, #4435)
And, yes, I know you've already got a "mailto:" link, but for many of us,
"mailto:" is useless... It doesn't bring up my prefered E-mail client (elm,
running on a completely different machine than where my browser is currently
Posted Nov 21, 2010 10:56 UTC (Sun) by Darkmere (subscriber, #53695)
( ssh -t user@host 'something something something %U' ) should do it for you, add to a .desktop, associate as a Mailer and you should be good to go
Posted Nov 22, 2010 18:46 UTC (Mon) by wookey (subscriber, #5501)
Posted Nov 22, 2010 19:41 UTC (Mon) by jku (subscriber, #42379)
The current setup seems to allow what you want but it's pretty limited in many ways. See Bastien Noceras blog for some recent mimetype-related developments: http://www.hadess.net/2010/10/new-control-center-and-you....
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