[Nottingham] [Talk] *TODAY* Wednesday 02/03/2011 btrfs: A Better File System? Or a COW?

Mat Booth mbooth at fedoraproject.org
Tue Mar 8 20:08:03 UTC 2011

On 8 March 2011 13:11, Martin <martin at ml1.co.uk> wrote:
> On 8 March 2011 11:44, ForkBombFluf <fluf at freeshell.org> wrote:
>> On Tue, 8 Mar 2011, Brian Pickford wrote:
>>> Just as an aside .... there is no black as a colour ... in the automotive
>>> industry the closest I've known is charcoal grey.
>>> I sure this clears matters up no end :)
> Is not 'black' the 'absence' of /all/ (reflected) light and colour?... :-p
>> Cheers, Brian.  All clear as... Well.. Charcoal grey and anti-charcoal grey
>> now.  I'm sure Martin will appreciate the addition of this to his well-built
>> arsenal of little-known nuggets of information, even if some of the rest of
>> us only manage to keep it in RAM for a brief period of time.
>> :-)
> Nah... That little nuggette is merely a Marketing contrivance in a
> vain attempt to sell something of nothing and to cynically
> differentiate their placing relative to other Marketing virtualities.
> All of no reality and so will be cleared out in the next garbage dump
> cycle.
> Anyhow, I thought geeks were far more fond of the 1000001 renderings
> and shadings of the greatest iconic and most essential lab feature
> known to all Science:
> The Teapot
> ;-)
> Cheers,
> Martin

Only if you're into 3D. If like me, you think that is one more D than
necessary, you'll be a fan of Lenna. ;-)


Mat Booth

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