jlhickle at yahoo.com
Thu May 22 08:35:58 EDT 2008
--- Roger Taylor <operator at coco3.com> wrote:
> At 09:31 PM 5/21/2008, you wrote:
> >--- "John W. Linville" <linville at tuxdriver.com>
> > > On Wed, May 21, 2008 at 07:55:32AM -0700, Jim
> > > wrote:
> > > > How am I supposed to get any work done with
> > > siren
> > > > song of that "Jeweled" game constantly drawing
> > > > toward the emulator?
> > >
> > > Let the fever consume you -- it will pass
> > > eventually...
> > >
> >Reckon it may take a while. At one time I was
> >Tradewars so much that one night I was dreaming TW.
> >Woke up, back to sleep and back to TW dreams.
> >strange, it was.
> I've got you beat. I used to write hand assembly
> programs in my
> sleep when I was 18 or so. I'd run them in my head
> then wake up and
> pretty much know what I wanted to code up. I
> remember when I was
> writing Projector-3 (guess I was 27 or so), one
> night I had a bad
> fever and ended up dreaming I was caught in a code
> loop and couldn't
> escape. This went on all night long. That's
> when you know
> you're a coder. :)
> If I'm not mistaken, it was the LZW routines in the
> GIF decoder I was
> trying to figure out at the time.
Sounds like you'd caught a head code.
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