[TUHS] etymology of cron
cowan at mercury.ccil.org
Thu Dec 24 04:58:57 AEST 2015
Noel Chiappa scripsit:
> You're mistaking Wikipedia for an information source you can rely on. It's
There are no such information sources. People forget; researchers make
mistakes; mathematical proofs have bugs. The only alternative to eventualism
is infallible dogmatism.
> Don't get me wrong, Wikipedia is quite useful as a place for an
> _introduction_ to any topic, but anyone who really wants to _reliably_ know
> anything about a topic needs to look at the references, not the articles.
But in the case to hand, it's precisely the references that are at fault.
John Cowan http://www.ccil.org/~cowan cowan at ccil.org
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