Subject: Re: Linux's printf() extensions
To: Todd Vierling <>
From: Gandhi woulda smacked you <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 09/25/1998 00:26:23
Can anyone illustrate to this ignorant country, wolf,
exactly why, when we have printf() already, we need to add the ability
to convolute the format strings in such a hideous manner?

I mean a practical example, here, nothing frivolous.  I don't get it.

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