Re: How can I deal with a food stealer?
Article: 7359 of alt.hackers Newsgroups: alt.hackers From: email@example.com (Andy Dingley) Subject: Re: How can I deal with a food stealer? Organization: Codesmiths, UK Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org Approved: Postings 'R Us Lines: 29 X-Posting-Host: codesmth.demon.co.uk Date: Mon, 13 Feb 1995 02:00:40 +0000 Message-ID: email@example.com Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org Status: RO
In article <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.org "Eric Hietala" writes: > Subject: How can I deal with a food stealer? Take a normal burrito and inject methylene blue. Turns their piss blue for a couple of days. For added enjoyment, circulate an official looking noticeboard warning about a local outbreak of Cyanouric Disease (Plauger's Syndrome). You can guess what the obvious symptom is, and I'll leave you to think of a suitable prognosis. ObHack: I've been writing an editor for translation strings as part of a Windows software internationalisation project. It's a VB program, using an Access database. When the last M'Soft Developer's Network CD-ROM came in, I noticed that they had "official" glossaries on it for standard Windows terms in 4 different languages. By midnight I'd imported them into Access (hey guys, how about putting them all in the same format 8-( ), done a bit of VB coding, and had a working "auto-translation" facility. -- Andy Dingley email@example.com There's more than one way to skin a cat... ...but I still prefer the electric belt sander.