I love cigarettes, The way they taste, the way they smell - the way that they make me feel after I take that first, second, third drag. I am not a smoker but if cigarettes were better for me I would smoke ALL OF THE TIME.
I don't understand people that say they hate cigarettes - or at least hate the way cigarettes make a person feel. Long day full of frustrating crap and that drage makes all of those problems go away - like sex but not as much of a public taboo.
So, there are a whole lot of smart people around here - invent something that gives me what I want in a cigarette without all of the nasty side effects. Come on, you will make millions of bucks and have a life-long friend.
Gotten a bit more caught up at work and I am working on gnome-vfs ssh-module again. I had lost the original code so I started it over. I PROMISE that I am going to post the code this week.
Right now it accepts ssh://username:password@hostname. Thanks KDE folks for inspiring me with your fish module.
Update: 2:59 AM
Couldn't sleep and now I have ssh-method.c working. Going to clean up the code a bit (still will be a bit hackey when I turn it in) and also add a password dialog box so you won't have to put your password in the uri.
Work Work Work
Stayed up till about 2 this morning working. phew. The code isn't great, but a whole lot of problems were fixed and I am going to make a major release on SourceForge in about 2 weeks. The people around here really like it and it is about to go into testing. Lots of bugs, lots of bugs.
Unix Unix Unix
I think that I saw the new Unix guy around here. As soon as I am sure, I am passing him the backups. Apparently the guy had a long weekend. We needed to install some patches on one of the machine and he had no clue what he was doing. Applying one patch took him 6 hours, and after that they just gave up when he still coudn't figure out how to install a HP-UX depot. Not shitting about that.
Just missed a class. Had to work. Well, I have an exam next Tuesday and not showing up might have not been the best idea, eh? Well, I have another class in about half an hour I guess I should make.
I have asked this before, but why doesn't gnome-vfs-ssh use the pty? I have written a hack that makes a password dialog work and pass through a pseudo terminal. This is what the KDE guys do with fish. I am asking here because I know there are a whole lot of GNOME guys that post here. I would like to send in my patch, but I have assumed that the GNOME guys haven't done this before is because it might not be portable.
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