paul at iconoplex.co.uk
Sun Feb 5 13:42:58 GMT 2006
On 5 Feb 2006, at 12:46, Jeff LaCoursiere wrote:
> Isn't that the one where I got drunk and claimed that you and I
> the Internet to some cute girls in the bar?
See, I mentioned that but didn't name you to save your blushes. Now
you've just blurted it out...
For what it's worth, I had no part in claiming invention of the
Internet, but will admit to making myself even geekier than already
thought by trying to explain the IETF RFC process which WAS
responsible, and making it clear that Jeff was NOT Vint Cerf, Jon
Postel or Steve Crocker. I then had to explain who they were. And
then what packet switching was. I think she was after tips.
Thankfully, my chat-up lines have improved since then. :-)
I think that was the last major BSD-pure conference held in the UK
actually, no? Might be time for another. Hmmm. Maybe 2007.
Hasn't this list got jolly and lively recently? I blame the new girl.
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