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Re: Storing data and code in a Db with LISP-like interface

From: Roy Hann <specially_at_processed.almost.meat>
Date: Fri, 31 Mar 2006 12:16:58 +0100
Message-ID: <obqdnTBTCtNNkrDZRVnyrw@pipex.net>


"Neo" <neo55592_at_hotmail.com> wrote in message news:1143789683.163768.33380_at_e56g2000cwe.googlegroups.com...
> Now
> another mechanic comes along with a prototype of an adjustable wrench
> and it supposedly can handle any nut size from 0.1 to 20. Upon initial
> inspection of the new tool, the first mechanic says, I will gnaw my
> legs off before using this new fangled tool.

Your "analogy" proposes a good solution to a problem. But your so-called analogy is not an analogy. Had it involved a large, truck-mounted, diesel-powered hydraulic-actuated wrench, requiring a skilled specialist operator and a maintenance budget that would make the military blush, it would have been much more apt.

Roy Received on Fri Mar 31 2006 - 05:16:58 CST

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