[techtalk] missing posts

Aaron Malone aaron at mancala.semo.net
Mon Jan 3 10:16:37 EST 2000

On Sun, Jan 02, 2000 at 07:22:19PM -0500, Jeff Dike wrote:
> > I remember when I was first learning linux (redhat 2.something, I
> > think), there were a couple of times when I screwed something badly
> > enough that it was easier (and faster) to reinstall than to learn
> > enough (on an unusable system) to make the system usable again. ;)
> For those of us with sufficiently twisted minds, it's interesting to see what 
> does work and figure out how to use them to fix everything else :-)

Oh, I'm with you there.  And these days, that's exactly what I do.  But when
I was learning it originally, it was a little different (I didn't even have
books, or a 'net connection on that box).  :)

Aaron Malone (aaron at semo.net)
System Administrator
Poplar Bluff Internet, Inc.

techtalk at linuxchix.org   http://www.linuxchix.org

More information about the Techtalk mailing list