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Pish-Tush
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Icon 7 posted January 17, 2002 08:52      Profile for Pish-Tush     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
This is one for the *x freaks around these parts. Identify the object implied by the following command line:

code:

(tail foo; tail bar; tail foo.bar; \
tail pooh.bah; tail tmp.tmp; tail a.b; \
tail x.y; tail ko.ko; tail p.q ) | cat


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greycat

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Icon 1 posted January 17, 2002 12:44      Profile for greycat   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
In the interest of allowing others to have a chance at this, I've rot-13'd my answer.

n png-b'-avar-gnvyf?


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Tau Zero
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Icon 7 posted January 17, 2002 13:55      Profile for Tau Zero     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
groan!
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Ti
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Icon 1 posted January 17, 2002 15:44      Profile for Ti   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
vomits

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"Thanks. For that."


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danno
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Icon 1 posted January 19, 2002 17:12      Profile for danno     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
Ok, either I get it and it ain't funny, or I don't get it.
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Pish-Tush
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Icon 1 posted January 24, 2002 07:01      Profile for Pish-Tush     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
Greycat is quite correct.

P.S. If you thought that was bad, what about the "Professor of Humour" joke?

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And I am right
And you are right
And all is right--too-looral-lay


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theJacob
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Icon 1 posted January 24, 2002 18:03      Profile for theJacob     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
quote:
Originally posted by danno:
Ok, either I get it and it ain't funny, or I don't get it.

Same here.

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Intellegnce+Laziness=Efficency


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Icon 1 posted February 20, 2002 17:16      Profile for Hello     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
Ummmmm...............Eh?
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Xanthine

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Icon 1 posted February 20, 2002 21:37      Profile for Xanthine     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
For the love of God!

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Swiss Mercenary

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Icon 12 posted February 21, 2002 05:29      Profile for Swiss Mercenary     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
Bad, bad Pish-Tush

Finally took the time to ROT13 the answer.


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ZorroTheFox
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I must have missed it..........Z
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