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While this would have been better posted to bash, I present a snippet from Triple-Em himself regarding an inad­e­quacy in the standard I/O libraries available to him:

1:37:20 PM Matthew Miller: Think I’m going to write an RFC with the suggestion that we extend the standard 4 option I/O error handling direc­tives – Abort, Retry, Fail, Ignore – to include a fifth: Fuck_It_Dude_Lets_Go_Bowling

1:37:31 PM Ryan McKern: i’ll second it if you do

1:37:45 PM Matthew Miller: excellent. let’s see what the experts group thinks.