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kill -9 sometimes required

In article <jdoherty-3011990016190001@aus-tx42-59.ix.netcom.com>,
John Doherty <jdoherty@ix.netcom.com> wrote:
>I don't know the answers to those questions, and I'll bet that people
>who suggest sweeping generalizations like "REMOVE THE BINARY" don't
>know them, either. Sweeping generalizations like that are nothing but
>noise.

I think the word you're looking for is "hyperbole".

Tim.
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From: tjg@star.le.ac.uk (Tim Goodwin)
Newsgroups: comp.unix.shell
Subject: Re: kill -9 sometimes required
Date: 6 Dec 1999 17:07:57 -0000
Message-ID: <82gqi3$4hh$1@ltpcg.star.le.ac.uk>
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