Obligatory "ignore this space" : https://sacoronavirus.co.za

Waiting for a change, when you're quite certain there can't be any more, the question about perfection will leave you in no doubt about gender. Plants might be on the agenda; but timespans lead us to thinking about forests.

The term forest was introduced because the layman doesn't like to see trees with multiple roots.

This matter of the layman's ideas is not going to go away. A man with a large family is likely to look at a kernel and fold his arms. But now we're looking at signalling; and unless we plan to start with principles that are incomprehensible to laymen, we won't. This kind of kernel, then, is not involved in the handling of signals.

Protected-mode is an extra complication for practical kernels to manage. Starting with a segmentation fault, we know we can't do without it.

Now let me think about doing something a second time for a new batch who weren't watching the first.

But I'll need you to sit up straight, or I'll be joining you for porridge.

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