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begin Karsten M. Self <kmself@ix.netcom.com> 
> on Mon, Jun 10, 2002 at 04:04:29PM -0700, David Jeffrey Barnum (djbarnum@ucdavis.edu) wrote:
> > How do you access floppies and CD-ROMs using Debian.  And can you access 
> > Windows formatted disks using Debian?  I downloaded some programs for 
> > Linux in WIndows.  Thanks for the help.
> ...in addition to Bill's comments, it's a *really* good idea to set your
> system clock to something vaguely approximating the current date.  Your
> message shows up as being from seven months ago.  Likely to be ignored,
> flagged as spam, or worse.
> Peace.

karsten, that may not be an error.
seven months ago would be about correct for someone travelling at .9 of
the speed of light with an imaginary speed (that's a speed with an "i"
after it, unless you're an electrical engineer.  then the speed
has to have a "j" after it).


First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you,
then you win. -- Gandhi, being prophetic about Linux.

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