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30-up: You know what? Those really weren't the days

Doctor Syntax Silver badge

Re: "you were seriously stuck up a gum tree"

"And even then, there was always UUCP via dial-up. All you had to do was look around, the options were there."

Where you were, maybe. Where I was in '88 the only thing UUCP did was get you through to the other Zilog (via a parallel cable IIRC).

And, yes, vi is still the direct connection between brain and file.

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