Re: [hackers-il][meta] Definition of hackers [Was: Cryptic Opinions]
- Arik Baratz <arikb@...> writes:
> We need a good definition of what a hacker means. I am NOT going to1) Please drop the bloody thread or I'll score all of you down... ;-)
> supply it, I'll just say that according to the definition I believe
> in hacking is not limited to computers.
2) Hacking (and hackers-il) is not limited to computers. It's limited
to appreciation of
(i.e. whoever does not appreciate - not necessarily grok - the
little gems hidden there is not a true hacker :)
NB: that's definition 3, also consistent with 6 and 7 in
- that's an authoritative source, so don't argue any more (see item
3) The above is written and intended to be read with a tongue in one's
cheek. However, see item 1 above. (-;
Oleg Goldshmidt | ogoldshmidt@...
If it aint't broken it hasn't got enough features yet.