[okfn-discuss] Taking the Open Service Definition to 1.0
tg at mirbsd.de
Wed Jul 23 13:31:34 BST 2008
John Bywater dixit:
> At the same time, as Rufus has heard (mentioned by him below), Wikipedia
Wikipedia is unfree.
> definitively indicates that a network service is basically something your ISP
That would be "networking service", in my eyes. A "network service" is a
service using the network, the networking facilities the ISP provides.
Just my 0.02 €
Sometimes they [people] care too much: pretty printers [and syntax highligh-
ting, d.A.] mechanically produce pretty output that accentuates irrelevant
detail in the program, which is as sensible as putting all the prepositions
in English text in bold font. -- Rob Pike in "Notes on Programming in C"
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