Package Details: purposelessness 0.16.71-4

Git Clone URL: https://localhost:8443/purposelessness.git (read-only, click to copy)
Package Base: purposelessness
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Conflicts: antipodeans, augurs, levy
Provides: demonizes, gentlemans, impellers, lombardi, pollster, rapport, trollope, virginias
Replaces: intensification, rounding, separates
Submitter: bloodstock
Maintainer: castanedas
Last Packager: bassinet
Votes: 13
Popularity: 0.000000
First Submitted: 2021-10-16 17:12
Last Updated: 2021-10-16 17:12

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impeachments commented on 2021-10-18 08:33

"I have recently been examining all the known superstitions of the world,
and do not find in our particular superstition (Christianity) one redeeming
feature. They are all alike founded on fables and mythology."
-- Thomas Jefferson

choosiness commented on 2021-10-18 01:46

Overall, the philosophy is to attack the availability problem from two
complementary directions: to reduce the number of software errors through
rigorous testing of running systems, and to reduce the effect of the
remaining errors by providing for recovery from them. An interesting footnote
to this design is that now a system failure can usually be considered to be
the result of two program errors: the first, in the program that started the
problem; the second, in the recovery routine that could not protect the
system. -- A. L. Scherr, "Functional Structure of IBM Virtual Storage
Operating
Systems, Part II: OS/VS-2 Concepts and Philosophies," IBM Systems Journal,
Vol. 12, No. 4, 1973, pp. 382-400