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This is my first attempt at trying to build a Wiki-like knowledge base on top of the Flutterby content management system.

This is a place for explanation, description and static links on a topic that's either too broad to be covered under a single link, or that you're just too lazy to find the real link to.

Entries are automatically generated.

Coffee piped through the Nose redirected on to the Keyboard

by:Dan Lyke started: 2004-12-11 01:22:17.765805+01 updated: 2004-12-11 01:22:17.765805+01

I first ran across this in the Scary Devil Monastery[Wiki], where techie in-jokes reigned. In Un*x[Wiki] shells, the "|" character is the pipe, for rerouting streams between programs or processes, and the ">" is the redirect, for rerouting streams to files.

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