-.TH KILL 1 
-kill \- terminate a process with extreme prejudice
One of my favorite references.

At least the offensive fortunes still survive in some form?


On Tue, 9 Mar 2021 at 11:24, Norman Wilson <norman@oclsc.org> wrote:
In the Seventh Edition manual, a joke was added to
the entry for kill(1).  It appears in every following
Research manual, but seems to have been discarded
by all modern descendants.

I guess the prejudice against humour in the manual
is extreme these days.

Norman Wilson
Toronto ON