Ok, so I replied to slashdot.
[1/9] from: carl:rebol at: 30-Oct-2001 12:01
I normally don't. Never have. But, this time I could not resist because I noticed Linus made a few comments. -Carl REBOL Founder Working 24/7 on next release.
[2/9] from: tim:johnsons-web at: 30-Oct-2001 11:22
On Tue, Oct 30, 2001 at 12:01:28PM -0800, Carl Sassenrath wrote:
> I normally don't. Never have. But, this time I could not resist > because I noticed Linus made a few comments.
Carl, I hope that you and Linus get talking. I would LOVE to see REBOL included as part of a Linux Distro as is so many others......
> -Carl > REBOL Founder
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[3/9] from: rgaither:triad:rr at: 30-Oct-2001 16:19
>I normally don't. Never have. But, this time I could not resist >because I noticed Linus made a few comments.
Which ones were his? I'm not much of a slashdot follower so I don't know who is who from the handles. :-) Rod Gaither Oak Ridge, NC - USA [rgaither--triad--rr--com]
[4/9] from: logoreb:ya:hoo at: 30-Oct-2001 13:45
> Which ones were his?
I'm not a slash-dotter either, but from what I can tell, it looks like the post from "PlaysWithMatches" is Linus. If this is correct, Linus merely pointed to that old, crusty interview with Larry Wall. -- Ed
[5/9] from: media:quazart at: 30-Oct-2001 17:09
Hello world can anyone transcript that reply (and its prior post post) to this list... ... please :-) -MAx
[6/9] from: lmecir:mbox:vol:cz at: 31-Oct-2001 0:26
What Larry Wall Thinks (Score:2, Informative) by PlaysWithMatches (webmaster&dontfearthemeeper,com) on Sunday October 28, @07:09PM (#2490817) (User #531546 Info | http://slashdot.org/) Love or hate Perl, Larry Wall has some interesting thoughts and comments [google.com] on REBOL. Yes, I made REBOL. (Score:1) by reburu on Tuesday October 30, @02:19PM (#2498681) (User #533055 Info) REBOL was designed for semantic exchange and interpretation. It's quite good for distributed computing, it's been a 20 year gig, and you will be using it in a year or two. Sorry if that sounds too buzzy or technical, but it's a concise summary. Been watching your bashing party. Feels like driving through the southern US in 1962. I make my own wine and beer too, but I think I'd rather have what you guys are drinking. But then if it makes me beat up anyone who speaks with an accent, maybe not. -Carl Sassenrath REBOL Founder & CTO
[7/9] from: ptretter::charter::net at: 30-Oct-2001 19:43
LOL! Paul Tretter
[8/9] from: ptretter:charter at: 30-Oct-2001 19:50
Let me rephrase that: laughter: func [ha1 ha2 ha3 ha4 ha5 ....][do ha1 ha2 ha3 ha4 ha5 ....] Paul Tretter
[9/9] from: al:bri:xtra at: 31-Oct-2001 16:56
> "Working 24/7 on next release."
::Stands and applauds!:: Andrew Martin Ignore the negative people, keep on Rebol-ing! ICQ: 26227169 http://valley.150m.com/
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