[LMB] Levels of Sexuality

Paula Lieberman paal at gis.net
Fri Jan 7 02:49:40 GMT 2011


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Royce McDaniels" <roycemcdaniels158 at gmail.com>
To: "Discussion of the works of Lois McMaster Bujold." 
<lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk>
Sent: Thursday, January 06, 2011 3:58 PM
Subject: Re: [LMB] Levels of Sexuality


> and getting "root" access on a system like the Nook means getting total
> control over it, leading to the term "rooted". lovely metaphor.
>
> sudo royce

Oinking coded royces...

> On Thu, Jan 6, 2011 at 10:59 AM, Peter Granzeau <pgranzeau at cox.net> wrote:
>
>> [snip]
>
>> >"root" = "superuser" -- account on non-trusted Unix implementations
>> >Windows has an analogy in having accounts with "administrator" privilege
>>
>> It also means that the God account (superuser, administrator, root,
>> whatever) can read your files, erase anything, and can do Anything He 
>> Wants
>> to you, and you will never know it.




More information about the Lois-Bujold mailing list