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    Open a terminal

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    xmessage I wrote this
    Hit enter/return key

    What ones do you know for fun?
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    Open a terminal and run
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    man woman
    What do we want?
    Time machines!

    When do we want 'em?
    Doesn't really matter does it!?


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    I get command not found with both of the above but do find humor in many of the associations between unix/linux commands and their respective manual pages...
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    Quote Originally Posted by oz View Post
    I get command not found with both of the above but do find humor in many of the associations between unix/linux commands and their respective manual pages...


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    $ man woman
    No manual entry for woman
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    Quote Originally Posted by retired1af View Post


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    No manual entry for woman
    oops... you are right, thanks for the heads up!

    turns out it was just the xmessage one giving me command not found
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    Durn. Works in Puppy and Antix.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rokytnji View Post
    Durn. Works in Puppy and Antix.

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    Yeah, there must be some app installed that I don't have. Thanks for the image, roky!
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    Code:
    telnet towel.blinkenlights.nl
    you might have to install telnet for this to work in terminal though.

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    It seems rather odd to me that for "man woman" you get No manual entry for woman, but enter "man man" and you get an entire manual!
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    Quote Originally Posted by oz View Post
    It seems rather odd to me that for "man woman" you get No manual entry for woman, but enter "man man" and you get an entire manual!
    Oz, I,m suprised by that since you are married. You know the manual for woman changes every 30 days for years. That is faster than a Firefox update schedule.
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