Re: Linux has a long way to go before it becomes the major OS

From: Grant Edwards (grante_at_visi.com)
Date: 02/09/04


Date: 09 Feb 2004 21:50:49 GMT

On 2004-02-09, Joe <joe@jretrading.com> wrote:
> In message <pYlVb.27147$bp1.955744@news20.bellglobal.com>, Ron Matthews
>
>>No. A standard you have to change the gears manually which was
>>the whole point, lost somewhere in immaterial silliness about
>>the difference between an auto and a standard.
>
> A better analogy would be between automatic and manual choke,
> in the days of carburettors. Remember auto chokes, anyone? Did
> yours work?

I remember my dad complaining about them and wishing for a
manual one.

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