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1633Re: [midatlanticretro] Q-Link - oops!

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  • Bob Applegate
    Oct 31, 2005
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      I've got to agree with this.  What's retro about a command line interface?  I've got
      multiple Xterm sessions open right now at work.  Is that site "vintage" because of
      the machines they use?
      ----- Original Message -----
      Sent: Monday, October 31, 2005 12:27 PM
      Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Q-Link - oops!

      Jim Scheef wrote:
      > In today's context, this message is a liitle out of the blue. It sat in
      > "drafts" for a long time. I meant to delete it and clicked the wrong button.
      > Oh well!
      > ...I really do miss CompuServe, the best of the old online services, and
      > freeshell.org is a true "vintage experience".

      Why is freeshell.org a vintage experience?  I still use a shell to do
      most of my work, both at home *and at work*.  I use a shell to make my

      Calling it vintage is calling the CLI outdated is calling UNIX outdated.

      Peace...  Sridhar
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