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/msh this

by vroom (Pope)
on Jun 19, 2000 at 23:12 UTC ( #18858=monkdiscuss: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

For all of you who enjoy /msh-ing neshura and embarrassing yourself and quite possibly her as well. You're gonna have to try a little harder now because you'll get tossed an error message if you type something like /undress me only to find /undress is not currently a command we choose to implement within the chatterbox. Update:That feature was implemented but then broke /me and I don't feel like fixing it right now... so /msh whoever you like.

vroom | Tim Vroom |

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(jcwren) RE: /msh this
by jcwren (Prior) on Jun 19, 2000 at 23:14 UTC
    You mean /undress *used* to work?!?
RE: /msh this
by Corion (Pope) on Jun 19, 2000 at 23:18 UTC

    Oh - I always thought that the random /msg to /msh conversion was one of the more interesting features of the chatterbox :).

RE: /msh this
by redmist (Deacon) on Jun 20, 2000 at 15:40 UTC
    Did I miss something? The possible harrasment of neshura?
RE: /msh this
by jjhorner (Hermit) on Jun 19, 2000 at 23:22 UTC


    I like the chatterbox's "/msh"-haha-fooled-you feature!

    Now where am I supposed to get my laughs?

    J. J. Horner
    Linux, Perl, Apache, Stronghold, Unix
RE: /msh this
by merlyn (Sage) on Jun 19, 2000 at 23:14 UTC

      Hmmm - in irc people use either "7" (if they have european keyboard layouts), "?" (for english/american layouts) or " /" (note the leading space) if they want to "fake" a command.

RE: /msh this
by PipTigger (Hermit) on Jun 21, 2000 at 14:48 UTC
    Does /msg really turn into /msh randomly? or are these references typos or intentional? Just wondering whether to avoid private chatter that I would mind turning up public. TTFN.


    p.s. Byslexia is a Ditch!

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