Rich Lafferty's LiveJournal (mendel) wrote,
Rich Lafferty's LiveJournal

Unattended terminal

An IRC conversation reminded me of the traditional punishment for unattended terminals that was in effect when I was in school:

echo 'echo sleep 3 >> $HOME/.profile' >> $HOME/.profile

Although these days computers are fast enough that one might be better off with “sleep 1″.

Originally posted at rich text.
Tags: computers

  • New Year's resolution

    I'm going to post this on my zen blog later this week, but right now I want to post it somewhere and I'm too tired to compose a post over…

  • how's this work again

    So uh hi there everyone, long time no see? So I've got this theory where I think it'd be good for me to just write about stuff that's going on here,…

  • o hai lj.

    I should totally start using this again.

Comments for this post were disabled by the author