Experimental, impressionistic sub-paragraph tumblin' (think obstsalat)


Fools ignore complexity; pragmatists suffer it; experts avoid it; geniuses remove it. — Alan Perlis

20:55 <rretzbac1> Was ist kashmir?
20:56 <ackro> wolle
20:56 <rretzbac1> Wolfgang Kashmir?
20:56 <chris2> LOL
20:56 <klapmuetz> hahahaha

The whole world’s a bottle,
And life’s but a dram,
When the bottle gets empty,
It sure aint worth a damn.
— Bob Dylan, Moonshiner


All right, I’ll take a chance, I will fall in love with you
If I’m a fool you can have the night, you can have the morning too.
Can you cook and sew, make flowers grow,
Do you understand my pain?
Are you willing to risk it all
Or is your love in vain?
— Bob Dylan, Is your love in vain?



With a long-distance look
Her eyes was on fire
But the song it was long
And there was more to be sung.
— Bob Dylan, Eternal Circle

19:22 <schnitzl> chris2: was für c++-fragen hast?
19:22 <chris2> man kann doch = neu definieren
19:23 <chris2> kann man dann irgendwie trotzdem die alte definition ansprechen?
19:24 <schnitzl> nicht dass ich wüsste
19:25 <schnitzl> warum brauchst du das denn?
19:25 <chris2> rein theoretisch
19:26 <chris2> wäre doch toll, wenn man den mechanismus doppelt vergewaltigen könnte :P
Twilight Tones Too

Standing next to me in this lonely crowd,
Is a man who swears he’s not to blame.
All day long I hear him shout so loud,
Crying out that he was framed.
— Bob Dylan, I Shall Be Released



Then they’ll raise their hands,
Sayin’ we’ll meet all your demands,
But we’ll shout from the bow your days are numbered.
And like Pharaoh’s tribe,
They’ll be drownded in the tide,
And like Goliath, they’ll be conquered.
— Bob Dylan, When the Ship Comes In

15:19 <ackro> boah, rails+ soap =~ /spass/
15:20 <penpen> ackro: Ist wieder ein Castortransport unterwegs?
15:20 <penpen> >;->
15:22 * penpen stellt sich gerade eingeseifte Schienen vor.
21:23 <slyphon> i keep up to date with my mac hardware by switching jobs every 18 months

You changed my life
Came along in a time of strife
In hunger and need
You made my heart bleed
You changed my life
You changed my life
— Bob Dylan, You Changed My Life


this is not an apple

See them big plantations burning
Hear the cracking of the whips
Smell that sweet magnolia blooming
See the ghosts of slavery ships
— Bob Dylan, Blind Willie McTell

18:11 * imperator releases win32-dir 0.3.0 into the wild
19:15 * imperator releases win32-eventlog-0.4.1 into the wild
20:09 * imperator is back from lunch
20:09 <imperator> i miss anything good?
20:15 imajes imperator
20:15 <chris2> imperator: the WWF called, they dont want the wild polluted with windows modules :P
18:27 <imperator> String#constantize is now String#istanbul
15:18 <rozallin> Is it usually this quiet in here?
15:18 <manveru> no…
15:19 <manveru> usually it's more quiet, but you just disturbed the silence

Well I need a woman, yes I do
Need a woman, yes I do.
Someone who can see me as I am,
Somebody who just don’t give a damn.
And I want you to be that woman every night,
Be that woman.
— Bob Dylan, Need A Woman


Space Invader

Lay down your weary tune, lay down,
Lay down the song you strum,
And rest yourself ‘neath the strength of strings
No voice can hope to hum.
— Bob Dylan, Lay Down Your Weary Tune

15:40 <dagbrown> Good lord, I just found the very original version of gurgitate-mail.
15:40 <dagbrown> It's rather different from the current version.
15:41 <dagbrown> For example, here's the first line, just to tell you how different it is: #!/usr/bin/perl

Praised be I, writing. Dead already and dead again. — Jack Kerouac

19:55 <Frixon> Ich krieg den Taylor nicht auf die Reihe! *schenkelklopf*

Chastity prays for me, piety sings,
Innocence sweetens my last black breath,
Modesty hides my thighs in her wings,
And all the deadly virtues plague my death!
— Dylan Thomas, Lament

Stuttgart State Gallery


Well, who’s goin’ to kiss your ruby lips,
And who’s goin’ to hold you to his breast?
And who will talk your future over
While I’m out ramblin’ in the West?
— Woody Guthrie, Hard, Ain’t It Hard

High in the air

At midnight in a flaming angry town
I saw my country’s flag lying torn upon the ground.
I ran in and dodged among the crowd,
And scooped it up, and scampered out to safety.
— Pete Seeger, Torn Flag

DSC00030 Avalanche suite


Dia da toalha! (Foto emprestada)

Baby, I can’t stay
You got to roll me
And call me the tumbling dice
— The Rolling Stones, Tumbling Dice

19:57 <rretzbach> How do I know whether I use CGI or fastCGI?
19:57 <rretzbach> Or: How do I check?
20:06 <chris2> rretzbach: is your app running fast or slow? :)

Hitch hitch hike baby
Across the floor
I can’t stand it no more
Now come on baby
Now get into your slide
Just ride ride ride
Little pony, ride!
— The Rolling Stones Harlem Shuffle




Now they asked me to read a poem
At the sorority sister’s home
I got knocked down and my head was swimmin’
I wound up with the Dean of Women
Yippee! I’m a poet, and I know it.
Hope I don’t blow it.
— Bob Dylan, I Shall Be Free No. 10

16:41 <flgr_> eh, wtf
16:41 <flgr_> miranda betrügt mich
16:42 <flgr_> meine freundin schreibt mir und ich krieg kein message-icon. komisch.
16:42 <chris2> solange deine freundin nicht miranda heisst :D
13:47 <Bacchus> I wonder if that git y2k bug has been fixed. I just can't recall the details.
13:47 <Bacchus> Something failing for dates prior to 2000-01-01 00:00:01.
13:52 <antifuchs> haha
13:52 <antifuchs> a y2k bug that goes in the other direction. brilliant (:
3 (paris_058)

In a soldier’s stance, I aimed my hand
At the mongrel dogs who teach
Fearing not that I’d become my enemy
In the instant that I preach
My pathway led by confusion boats
Mutiny from stern to bow.
Ah, but I was so much older then,
I’m younger than that now.
— Bob Dylan, My Back Pages

11:18 <apeiros> hm, actually I only consider synchronization to be complicated. ruby makes that quite easy. but given, I haven't used threads in another language yet.
11:19 <JBu> apeiros: keep it that way if you like your sanity :D
[Did You Remember?]
12:35 * chris2 rediscovered guns n' roses
12:35 * chris2 just almost typed gnu's n' roses :P
12:40 <galisus> rails is just what it sounds like, constricting and you're fucked if you go off it


Off to Berlin: chris blogs and Anarchaia will resume publishing Wednesday, May 24.

Entschuldigen Sie, ist das der Sonderzug nach Pankow
ich muß mal eben dahin, mal eben nach Ost-Berlin
ich muß da was klären, mit eurem Oberindianer
ich bin ein Jodeltalent, und ich will da spielen mit ‘ner Band
— Udo Lindenberg, Sonderzug Nach Pankow

Palast der Republik

If you need a shoulder
Or if you need a friend
I’ll be here standing
Until the bitter end
— Guns N’ Roses, Rocket Queen

15:52 * chris2 reads about the php unconference
15:52 <chris2> an unconference is a nice thing for an unlanguage :P
15:52 <rixxon> chris2: that wasn't unfunny
12:10 <dpy> I just slept eleven hours in a row
12:10 <dpy> damn
12:11 <chris2> dpy: sleeping more than 8h a day triples your diabetes risk
12:11 * chris2 hands dpy a candy bar


I find new heart each time
I think upon that windy day
And if one day she comes to you
Drink deeply from her words so wise
— Uriah Heep, Lady In Black

1 by unkong

Oh yeah
Please don’t strip my mind
Leave something behind
Please don’t strip my mind
— Red Hot Chili, Peppers Strip My Mind

What did you want to bring that book I didn’t want to be read to out of up for? — Paul Halmos on Mathematical Writing

19:34 <chris2> :=
19:35 <rretzbach> Was ist das für ein Smiley?
19:35 <chris2> ein pascal-smiley
ThoughtKalte Semmeln verkaufen sich wie warme Semmeln.
17:29 <rixxon> its fun when you write the tests wrong
17:30 <rixxon> "hey the code is right why does the test fail!!1"
17:30 <rikkus> rixxon: that's good though - it means you now know the code is right!



Knock to world
Right off its feet and straight onto its head
Oopala, we’re lonely laughing after you are dead
Fascinated by the look of you and what was said
Make a play for all the brightest minds in life will share
— Red Hot Chili Peppers, She’s Only 18

20:28 * chris2 invents an APL-like syntax for relational algebra
20:39 * chris2 runs out of ascii chars

The last good thing written in C was Franz Schubert’s Symphony Number 9. — Erwin Dieterich (via Jean-Claude Wippler)

flower power

It looks to me like heaven
Sent this for your roughest night
She looks to me
She looks to me all right
— Red Hot Chili Peppers, She Looks To Me

14:26 * chris2 war grad geschlagene 3h dauerfuttern
14:26 <chris2> sie nennen es "brunch"
14:29 <penpen> chris2: Grausam. Bei drei Stunden müsste die Chose einen französischen Namen haben.


Nineteenth-Century Granary Near Cullen, Coast of Moray, Scotland, April 2006

Delia, oh Delia, how can it be?
You loved all them rounders, never did love me.
All the friends I ever had are gone.
— Bob Dylan, Delia

14:43 <j`ey> ((*),(*))=['((*)','(*))']
14:43 <ibroadfo> b00bzor!
14:43 <j`ey> :)
14:44 <ibroadfo> line noise is valid perl, but naked ascii art is valid ruby

And I’ll tell and think it and speak it and breathe it
And reflect it from the mountain so all souls can see it
Then I’ll stand on the ocean until I start sinkin’
But I’ll know my songs well before I start singin’
— Bob Dylan, Hard Rain

16:12 <rretzbach> s ^. N
16:12 <chris2> apl?
16:12 <rretzbach> brne?



Sister has her headphones on
She hears the music blasting
She sees here brother marchin’ by
Their bond is everlasting
Listening to Bob Dylan singin’
In 1963
Watchin’ the flags of freedom flyin’
— Neil Young, Flags Of Freedom

17:06 <kuja> irb(main):002:0> :foo + :bar
17:06 <kuja> => :foobar
17:06 <kuja> Sorry, I defined that :P
17:06 <kuja> Just felt like making dagbrown WRONG! :O

Life just kind of empties out
Less a deluge than a drought
Less a giant mushroom cloud
Than an unexploded shell
Inside a cell
Of the Lennox Hotel
— Aimee Mann, Little Bombs

22:24 <coops> hey
22:24 <JBu> Anyone here worked with Ferret?
22:26 <Skiz> I got bit by one once.


Nan Tien Temple

I’m living with war in my heart
I’m living with war in my heart and my mind
I’m living with war right now
— Neil Young, Living With War

15:58 * chris2 wants to read a single book mentioning galois without saying he was very young and got shot
16:05 <tirkal> chris2: I know a book fulfilling two of your three conditions.
lemon line

Now the only thing a gambler needs
Is a suitcase and trunk
And the only time he’s satisfied
Is when he’s on a drunk
— The Animals, House Of The Rising Sun

agapanthus crown


No Anarchaia tomorrow, I’ll be away all day.


Let’s impeach the president for spyin’
On citizens inside their own homes
Breaking every law in the country
By tapping our computers and telephones
— Neil Young, Let’s Impeach The President

16:43 <chris2> ackro: lohnt sich latein?
16:44 <ackro> jo, damit hat man ne gute sprachbasis
16:44 <ackro> und man kann poooosen vor tussen
16:44 <chris2> find ich jetzt eher nicht :P
23:21 <ackro> mir faellt ein, in meinem lebenslauf hatt ich auchkeine tabelle und alles mit divs gemacht
23:22 <ackro> aber ich bin auch noch jung, ab 40 oder so muss ich dann wohl auf tabellen umsteigen
23:23 <eTM> du musst eh schon recht alt sein
23:23 <eTM> du hast schliesslich frames auf deiner seite

Marmor, Stein und Eisen bricht
aber unsere Liebe nicht
alles, alles geht vorbei
doch wir sind uns treu
— Drafi Deutscher, Marmor, Stein und Eisen bricht (Happy Birthday!)



Saw my reflection and cried, hey
So little hope that I died, oh
Feed me your lies, open wide, hey
Weight of my heart, not the size, oh
— Alice In Chains, Angry Chair

14:21 <ackro> hallo ihr lieben
14:23 <ackro> kennt sich wer mit dns aus oder ist zufaellig mitarbeiter bei google? ^^

You my friend
I will defend
And if we change, well I
Love you anyway
— Alice In Chains, No Excuses


Tusensköna (Bellis perennis)

Hast du nur noch einen Tag
nur eine Nacht dann
lass es Liebe sein
Hast du nur noch eine Frage
die ich nie zu fragen wage dann
lass es Liebe sein
— Rosenstolz, Liebe Ist Alles

20:41 <zerok> :S One more day and I will cancel my order for "Enterprise integration with Ruby" on amazon :S
20:42 <darix> zerok: patience my young jedi. patience.
19:43 <chris2> darix: ziehst du mir mal bitte eins mit ner schweren metallpfanne übern kopf?
19:43 <darix> *drischt*
19:44 <chris2> darix: danke
13:19 <chris2> { |x| things[x] }.pack
13:19 * chris2 packt seine sieben sachen

Everything is changing faster than I can describe
All I really know to do is grab the wheel and drive
I look for love, and some adventure
And I try not to let my own breathing scare me off the road
— Dan Bern, Black Tornado

ThoughtBeen back earlier I thought.


Anarchaia will resume publishing on Monday, May 8.


Oh when I look back now
That was seemed to last forever
And if I had the choice
Ya – I’d always wanna be there
Those were the best days of my life
— Bryan Adams, Summer Of ‘69

20:25 <nome> zenspider: we disagree to agree
20:25 <ibroadfo> nome: no we don't
14:55 <dagbrown> (DIE NETINFO DIE)
14:55 <chris2> dagbrown: "use ldap" *duck*
14:55 <dagbrown> chris2: ldap would actually be an improvement.
14:55 <chris2> oh no! :P

And I give to you now, sacred sigh, come get in
And then I pray that you are, stay the night, you get it
— Red Hot Chili, Peppers Wet Sand




And if I saw the sun fall down
I’d pick it up and make a crown,
one that was a perfect fit for you.
— Red Hot Chilli Peppers, If

13:22 <chris2> it's 2006, and modern operating systems still copy files from CD as read-only. argh!

Wenn die Mädchen rote Schuhe tragen und der Westwind küßt ihr Haar
Wenn der Ventilator leise summt, in der Acapulco-Bar
Dann ist der Sommer da,
dann ist der Sommer da
Dann ist der Sommer da und er bleibt das ganze Jahr
— Funny van Dannen, Rote Schuhe

stairs and balconies


strom III

It’s a shame to awaken, world aflame
What does it mean when the war has taken over?
It’s the same every day in a hell man-made
What can be saved, and who will be left to hold her?
— Pearl Jam, World Wide Suicide

20:26 <sandal> i like when chris2 quotes me without my permission. ;)
20:27 <sandal> Perhaps he doesn't need it. All my quotes are belong to chris2?
20:27 <dpy> haa!
20:19 * j`ey has been on anarchaia twice! yay!
20:19 <sandal> ;)
20:19 * sandal has been on anarchaia in many embarrasing ways.
20:19 * sandal can't spel.
Unha botella sen mensaxe

If I dont lose control
Explore and not explode
A preternatural other plane
With the power to maintain
— Pearl Jam, Severed Hand

15:53 <chris2> es gibt doch wirklich dümmere lernfächer als religion :/
15:56 <rretzbach> Kunst?
15:56 <rretzbach> Obwohl.
15:56 <rretzbach> Ist alles nützlich…
15:56 <chris2> sporttheorie :/
15:56 <rretzbach> LOL
15:56 <rretzbach> In der Tat.
15:57 <rretzbach> Sporttheorie hat mir NICHTS gebracht.
15:57 <rretzbach> Außer vielleicht Spicktechniken.


japanese monument

I live tomorrow,
you I’ll not follow
As you wallow
in a sea of sorrow
— Alice In Chains, Sea Of Sorrow

21:02 <teferi> dyld needs a "DYLD_STOP_BEING_CLEVER"
19:35 * slyphon tips his hat to christ2
19:35 <slyphon> erm
19:35 <slyphon> chris2
19:35 <chris2> dude. not yet.
19:35 <chris2> *g*
19:35 * slyphon giggles
19:35 <slyphon> christ2.0: the resurrection
19:35 <ibroadfo> I'm waiting for christ2.1

When there is nothing left to burn
You have to set yourself on fire
— Stars, Your Ex-Lover Is Dead

20:56 <shevegen> verbrennen muss sicha ziemlich stinken
20:56 <chris2> jo
20:56 <chris2> drum macht man das auch draußen
20:57 <shevegen> lol geile begründung ;)