RE: Tuesday Humor: User-Hostile Software

Subject: RE: Tuesday Humor: User-Hostile Software
From: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
To: Dan Goldstein <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>, "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 8 Jun 2010 15:13:08 -0400

You mean, as long as you weren't the "User[s]" that had
been successfully killed?

Gene mentioned other countries, but if it was
<not-other-country>-made software, I'd be expecting
a further pop-up message a few seconds later, stating
that the event been disallowed at the highest levels,
all record of it had now been redacted, the area
had been 'sanitized', and all downrange personnel
had been extracted and debriefed... plausible deniability
had been maintained. and... this message will
self-destruct (taking your computer and all
unshielded electronics and wetware with it) in
<mumbledy> seconds...

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> techwr-l-bounces+kevin -dot- mclauchlan=safenet-inc -dot- com -at- lists -dot- techwr
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> There are certainly some situations where I would define that as
> "success" -- and I'd be so happy that I'd forgive the grammar.
>
> > -----Original Message-----
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> > Sent: Tuesday, June 08, 2010 12:53 AM
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> > I'm editing a document written outside of the US. You know,
> > one of those countries where, according to Management
> > "everyone speaks Engllish". I just found a popup screen in
> > the GUI that says "Users has been successfully killed."
> >
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References:
Tuesday Humor: User-Hostile Software: From: Sarah Stegall
RE: Tuesday Humor: User-Hostile Software: From: Dan Goldstein

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