Forum: Ruby Re: Ruby - Newbie to Guru - Advice?

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Dce0999389d102f9a313af625375304c?d=identicon&s=25 dooby (Guest)
on 2005-11-14 22:20
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mental wrote:
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> Somebody needs to write a Commentary on AOCP.  With cartoon foxes.


Vol 2, page xiv (cartoon digits 1..9) might help.

Credits: JMK & JSK  (John Martin & Jennifer Sierra)

Factoid:  IIUC, -- Knuth is pronounced `new-t`


daz
Bc6d88907ce09158581fbb9b469a35a3?d=identicon&s=25 james_b (Guest)
on 2005-11-14 22:41
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daz wrote:
> Factoid:  IIUC, -- Knuth is pronounced `new-t`
Ka-NOOTH.

No silent letters.

http://www-cs-faculty.stanford.edu/~knuth/faq.html


James
Dce0999389d102f9a313af625375304c?d=identicon&s=25 dooby (Guest)
on 2005-11-14 23:14
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James Britt wrote:
> daz wrote:
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> > Factoid:  IIUC, -- Knuth is pronounced [[WRONG]`new-t`]
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> Ka-NOOTH.
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> No silent letters.
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> http://www-cs-faculty.stanford.edu/~knuth/faq.html
>

Oh, wow.  Thanks.

My source is a Maths Graduate / C.S. ex-colleague
 (an email of fury has been dispatched).


daz
2ee1a7960cc761a6e92efb5000c0f2c9?d=identicon&s=25 w_a_x_man (Guest)
on 2005-11-15 00:14
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daz wrote:
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> Oh, wow.  Thanks.
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> My source is a Maths Graduate / C.S. ex-colleague
>  (an email of fury has been dispatched).
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>
> daz

Think of King Canute (spelled Knut in Norway).
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