Schlagwort-Archiv: Ordnung


Hmmm; we can't postpone the dirty work any longer. In emergency situations, garbage collection is a necessity. And occasionally, as a ZDD base grows, garbage collection is a nicety, to keep our house in order.

Donald Knuth: bdd15.w

M-x midnight-madness.

If you run one Emacs session for a period of days, as many people do, it can fill up with buffers that you used several days ago.

GNU Emacs Manual: 19.4 Killing Buffers

Leere .

Trailing whitespace is shitespace.


  • Observe good housekeeping [...]
  • Do not perform any action that causes hazards [...]
  • Before you start the machine, make sure that other service technicians and the customer's personnel are not in a hazardous position.
  • Keep your toolcase away from walk areas so that other people will not trip over it.
  • Do not wear loose clothing [...]. If your hair is long, fasten it.
  • Do not wear jewelry, chains, metal-frame eyeglasses, or metal fasteners for your clothing.

ThinkPad Hardware Maintenance Manual


The Will to Order can make tyrants out of those who merely aspire to clear up a mess.

Aldous Huxley: Brave New World Revisited


Es gibt Leute die schieben ihre Stühle zurück an den Tisch und solche die es nicht tun.


Someone please give me a language in which left and right have the same length.

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