Re: [dev] Convert Suckless Projects Documentation to a More Simple Language

From: Ethan Grammatikidis <>
Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2010 01:07:56 +0100

Klingon. The rules suck less. There are nouns, and there are verbs.
All the rest is chumvey. Left-overs, for you smooth-heads.

On 16 Jun 2010, at 22:06, Matthew Bauer wrote:

> sarcasm=1
> I suggest converting suckless project documentation to a more simple
> language, such as Esperanto.
> English does not follow the Unix philosophy or the KISS principles.
> The English language is old, bloated, and outdated. Much of the
> grammar is more complicated than it needs to be.
> A constructed language such as Esperanto is designed to be easily
> understood and simple. Even though they might not be perfect they
> are an improvement over English.
> --
> Matthew Bauer

Complexity is not a function of the number of features. Some features  
exist only because complexity was _removed_ from the underlying system.
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