[TUHS] man-page style
chet.ramey at case.edu
Fri Nov 30 05:40:34 AEST 2018
On 11/29/18 11:36 AM, Warner Losh wrote:
> Without extreme tweaking, it wouldn't handle foo!bar!bas%bitnet at grubkle.edu
> <mailto:bas%25bitnet at grubkle.edu> correctly... Mostly because it was
> ambiguous and the definition of correct changed as we went from being a
> UUCP leaf node to being a full denizen of the internet on NSFNET.
Exactly. That is inherently ambiguous and subject to local policy. There is
almost no way to handle it "correctly" in all situations.
``The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.'' - Chaucer
``Ars longa, vita brevis'' - Hippocrates
Chet Ramey, UTech, CWRU chet at case.edu http://tiswww.cwru.edu/~chet/
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