Date: 2005-11-23 10:37:05
On 2005-11-23, at 00:33, Bryan Pope wrote: >> >> >> On 2005-11-22, at 20:29, Anders Carlsson wrote: >>> >>> I can understand the desire to be the best or fastest, but for >>> practical >>> use, does it matter if it takes 20, 25 or 30 seconds to convert a >>> floppy >>> to a disk image? I mean, we've been in this hobby for more than 20 >>> years >>> already, so another five or ten seconds here or there isn't >>> crucial. > > I think the answer to this is "just because you can"! :) And, a > little > competition is always good.... That's also a very good answer. As I wrote I agree with Anders that these days there is little practical value of those efforts but is there any more in this whole hobby? This is "for fun", "because I can" and for the illusionary thrill of exploration and competition. :-) -- In the management's temperate, considered, intellectual opinion, Microsoft sucks and we hate them. Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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