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Warren Watts
September 24th, 2007, 11:09 AM
I came across this link on the Archlinux forum and thought y'all might enjoy it:

The Story About Ping (http://www.amazon.com/gp/discussionboard/discussion.html/ref=cm_rdp_st_rd/102-3767705-4234564?ie=UTF8&ASIN=0670672238&store=yourstore&cdThread=Tx2DLBT9UA4M6D2&reviewID=R2VDKZ4X1F992Q&displayType=ReviewDetail)

It's a tongue in cheek review of a children's book from a Unix point of view. An excerpt:


The title character -- er, packet, is called Ping. Ping meanders around the river before being received by another host (another boat). He spends a brief time on the other boat, but eventually returns to his original host machine (the wise-eyed boat) somewhat the worse for wear.