Lisp machine wisdom

From: Jules Richardson <>
Date: Sat Dec 11 16:42:42 2004

Makes perfect sense :)

A novice was trying to fix a broken Lisp machine by turning the power
off and on. Knight, seeing what the student was doing spoke sternly:
"You can not fix a machine by just power-cycling it with no
understanding of what is going wrong." Knight turned the machine off
and on. The machine worked.
Received on Sat Dec 11 2004 - 16:42:42 GMT

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