Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-16 Thread Skip Tavakkolian
thanks. not surreal; just careless :) yes, sl's link to 9p.io archive is the one i was remembering. This list gets downright goddamn surreal at times.

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-16 Thread Kurt H Maier
Quoting Skip Tavakkolian 9...@9netics.com: at one point there was a web page with images of many (maybe all) KR C covers from various prints and translations. i think it was a page that dmr had created (or perhaps bwk, i can't remember exactly). i can't seem to find it now. This list gets

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-16 Thread Andrew Simmons
This list gets downright goddamn surreal at times. khm You say that as if it’s a bad thing.

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Ramakrishnan Muthukrishnan
On Tue, Jun 16, 2015, at 04:52 AM, Bakul Shah wrote: On Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:06:48 +1200 Andrew Simmons kod...@gmail.com wrote: As the subject line says, wildly off-topic. But some-one here might know = the answer, and it=E2=80=99s been bothering me. Such are my failings, I=E2=80=99ve

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Andrew Simmons
On Jun 16, 2015, at 3:48 pm, Kim Shrier k...@westryn.net wrote: My copy of the first edition from 1978 has a white cover with blue lettering. Kim Mine did too. The one on the show is clearly not the second edition, but has a light blue cover with darker blue lettering, apart from the

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Kim Shrier
My copy of the first edition from 1978 has a white cover with blue lettering. Kim

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Skip Tavakkolian
at one point there was a web page with images of many (maybe all) KR C covers from various prints and translations. i think it was a page that dmr had created (or perhaps bwk, i can't remember exactly). i can't seem to find it now. On Jun 16, 2015, at 3:48 pm, Kim Shrier k...@westryn.net

[9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Andrew Simmons
As the subject line says, wildly off-topic. But some-one here might know the answer, and it’s been bothering me. Such are my failings, I’ve been watching the second series of “Halt and Catch Fire” in order to catch up with what the kids are up to these days. In the second episode one of the

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread sl
So my question is, did there ever exist an edition of KR in that colour scheme, or is gcc to blame for the inaccuracy? The old web page for the book had a nice collection of covers from around the world: http://9p.io/cm/cs/cbook/index.html sl

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Ryan Gonzalez
It's always GCC. On Mon, Jun 15, 2015 at 6:06 PM, Andrew Simmons kod...@gmail.com wrote: As the subject line says, wildly off-topic. But some-one here might know the answer, and it’s been bothering me. Such are my failings, I’ve been watching the second series of “Halt and Catch Fire” in

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Bakul Shah
On Tue, 16 Jun 2015 11:06:48 +1200 Andrew Simmons kod...@gmail.com wrote: As the subject line says, wildly off-topic. But some-one here might know = the answer, and it=E2=80=99s been bothering me. Such are my failings, I=E2=80=99ve been watching the second series of = =E2=80=9CHalt and Catch

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Andrew Simmons
Thanks, but it seems as if that web page is for the 2nd edition. I have two copies of this, one of which is much thicker than the other, despite having the same number of pages, but that’s a different wildly off-topic topic. I used to have a copy of the 1st edition, and I’m sure that the

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Kurt H Maier
Quoting Andrew Simmons kod...@gmail.com: So my question is, did there ever exist an edition of KR in that Quoting Andrew Simmons kod...@gmail.com: Thanks, but it seems as if that web page is for the 2nd edition. ok, still yes. The linked page is for all editions. khm

Re: [9fans] Wildly off-topic

2015-06-15 Thread Steven Stallion
ISTR the first edition cover was green on white, but that could have been a reprint (or a faulty memory). Steve On Mon, Jun 15, 2015 at 6:28 PM, Andrew Simmons kod...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks, but it seems as if that web page is for the 2nd edition. I have two copies of this, one of which is