Re: Information

From: Robin Faichney (
Date: Wed May 02 2001 - 13:26:10 BST

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    On Tue, May 01, 2001 at 02:32:31PM -0400, Wade T.Smith wrote:
    > On 05/01/01 12:55, Robin Faichney said this-
    > >Do you like or dislike "computer programs = patterns"?
    > Well, I'm more than happy to sit and cogitate for awhile, since, I
    > dislike that statement.
    > Yes, a pattern could be discerned for some computer programs, (in that
    > they all use the same GUI, or rely upon a similar keystroke), but,
    > computer programs equaling patterns...? I still don't like it.
    > Definitional problem, most likely.
    > I don't like equal signs in anything but provable formulae.

    You used the word "equals". I just substituted the symbol. But Ozren
    has picked up this ball very capably, so I'll let him run with it.

    Robin Faichney
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