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commit d90be6ee2ceb57cd55af7245bd7ddb4e72f8086d (patch)
parent 1cca3d778fd41e674dd8443a7ef0e01d2178b123
Author: Alex Karle <alex@alexkarle.com>
Date:   Tue, 19 Apr 2022 03:49:49 +0000

gopher: Add tonight's plan9 entry

Nothing too new, but an entry nonetheless.

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Mgopher/notes/all/plan9-journey.txt | 38++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
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diff --git a/gopher/notes/all/plan9-journey.txt b/gopher/notes/all/plan9-journey.txt @@ -256,3 +256,41 @@ writing plaintext for gopher and git/push-ing that into the void! For now, at least. [1]: http://doc.cat-v.org/plan_9/programming/c_programming_in_plan_9 + + +[Mon Apr 18 22:57:23 EDT 2022] + +Guess who's back, back again. + +I wonder if there's a bit of inertia in plan9 just because I put +it on my laptop and need to go pull out a screwdriver to swap +back to OpenBSD. Definitely. + +Don't get me wrong, I like acme(1). I like the feel of the system. +But... it ain't easy. And I can't do things I'm supposed to be +doing in the evenings (catching up on email, etc). + +With that in mind... maybe I'll try to set up email tonight? + +I think it's OK to put a hold on the akcom building. No need to +jump straight into C programming. Let's use the system more! + +First stop, the fqa! At this point, it'd be wise to download +locally: + + term% hget http://fqa.9front.org/dash1.survivalevasionandescape.pdf >fqa.pdf + +Ahh free from the browser again :) + +Yet again lost in the fqa and didn't make progress on my "goal". + +TODO: + +* Read mail(1) +* Set up an email account I don't have data I'm afraid to lose +* Read upasfs(4), reread fqa on mail + +Learned today: + +* The editor used by git(1) is hold(1) (5 lines of rc?!) +* hostowner is "root" for processes, not files