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I feel sorry to say that your country is now essentially dead.
Michelle Obama's Mirror ^ | 4-16 | MOTUS

Posted on 04/16/2016 7:39:36 AM PDT by NOBO2012

Man accidentally 'deletes his entire company' with one line of bad code.

A man appears to have deleted his entire company with one mistaken piece of code.

By accidentally telling his computer to delete everything in his servers, hosting provider Marco Marsala has seemingly removed all trace of his company and the websites that he looks after for his customers.

I’m not sure when, I just know that at some point this bad code will come in handy, and wow! That’s some powerful code!

The problem command was "rm -rf": a basic piece of code that will delete everything it is told to. The “rm” tells the computer to remove; the r deletes everything within a given directory; and the f stands for “force”, telling the computer to ignore the usual warnings that come when deleting files.

That’s right, one line of code and it’s like it never happened.

It seems an extreme measure, butt at some point it may be our best option for removing all traces of the Obama years.

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Absent that dramatic measure there is this witch’s spell from the Warren Book of Shadows that you might try:

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Although unlike the bad code, I don’t think the witch’s spell is guaranteed. So if you want to ensure that all trace of what will otherwise be noted in history books as “the dark years of the Obama period” is erased, we’re going to need to employ “the code.” Keep it handy.

And you’re welcome.

call servepro stay calm

“I feel sorry to say that your company country is now essentially dead.” - The Independent

Posted from: Michelle Obama’s Mirror


TOPICS: Humor; Politics
KEYWORDS: obama; servpro

1 posted on 04/16/2016 7:39:36 AM PDT by NOBO2012
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2 posted on 04/16/2016 7:41:46 AM PDT by dfwgator
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Wouldn’t it be great to see Obama’s entire legacy of destruction erased in the next presidents first month in office? Something positive to wish for.


3 posted on 04/16/2016 7:45:11 AM PDT by Starboard
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It was a fake! - Guy was promoting a book

http://www.trymodern.com/article/596/this-guy-did-not-delete-his-entire-company-in-one-click

4 posted on 04/16/2016 7:53:39 AM PDT by DrJeff
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The command is rm -rf *

Without the star, nothing would have been deleted.

:P


5 posted on 04/16/2016 7:58:45 AM PDT by Explorer89 (And now, let the wild rumpus start!!)
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I’m not sure when, I just know that at some point this bad code will come in handy, and wow! That’s some powerful code!

that right there is funny.

6 posted on 04/16/2016 8:01:00 AM PDT by uncitizen (PST! Patriots Support Trump - Join Today!)
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“Wouldn’t it be great to see Obama’s entire legacy of destruction erased in the next presidents first month in office? Something positive to wish for.”

All the EOs can be rescinded but legislation and court rulings not so easily. But it is a happy thought and hopefully Trump or Cruz will make the supreme effort.


7 posted on 04/16/2016 8:07:42 AM PDT by PLMerite (Compromise is Surrender: The Revolution...will not be kind.)
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To: NOBO2012

The three most important words in all of IT and computing are:
backup, backup, and backup./sarc


8 posted on 04/16/2016 8:08:30 AM PDT by Banjoguy
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Shouldn’t “Country” be “Company” in the headline?


9 posted on 04/16/2016 8:08:46 AM PDT by RegulatorCountry
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Perhaps the Fed? Erase the national debt? Debt Jubilee?


10 posted on 04/16/2016 8:26:52 AM PDT by Ozark Tom
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To: NOBO2012
The "rm" tells the computer to remove; the r deletes everything within a given directory; and the f stands for "force", telling the computer to ignore the usual warnings that come when deleting files.

Mostly correct; the argument 'r' is for recursive. So "rm -rf" means starting in the current directory, remove everything recursively and don't bother warning me.
11 posted on 04/16/2016 8:30:20 AM PDT by Montana_Sam (Truth lives.)
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At the same time, it’s hard to believe it wasn’t deliberate.


12 posted on 04/16/2016 9:21:58 AM PDT by scrabblehack
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“Back it up, before you jack it up”


13 posted on 04/16/2016 9:31:31 AM PDT by Hoosier-Daddy ("Washington, DC. You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy. We must be cautious")
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We should be able to erase the debt. The Fed creates money out of thin air then charges interest on it. That’s getting something for nothing.

Nothing, is what they should get in return.


14 posted on 04/16/2016 9:34:16 AM PDT by Hoosier-Daddy ("Washington, DC. You will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy. We must be cautious")
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To: NOBO2012

Micro Soft came up with a truly insidious way to do something like that to you in Win7: Unlike in XP, when you copy a file from one folder to another in the Explorer window, it “highlights” the folder you copy to (does not keep the original file highlighted). When you then hit ‘delete’, *poof* the whole folder is gone! Found out the hard way when I switched from XP. Thanks, MS! (Usually I ‘move’ instead of ‘copy’, but that one time...)


15 posted on 04/16/2016 9:55:52 AM PDT by Moltke (Reasoning with a liberal is like watering a rock in the hope to grow a building)
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Used to include a “$DESTROY SYSTEM” card in my Fortran deck back in the day. Didn’t work.


16 posted on 04/16/2016 9:41:35 PM PDT by Some Fat Guy in L.A. (Still bitterly clinging to rational thought despite it's unfashionability)
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