This talk was (supposed to be ;-)) given at the 2002 ILUG AGM.

Unix is in the title, as most of this applies to all Unix' but
there are a few linux specific issues discussed.


    program options
    redundancy (the bad kind)
    regular expressions

Kernel <-> Userspace

    The lower down the the system you go, the more important it is
    to design a generic future proof interface, so it's especially
    important for the kernel to get this correct.

    a proc of shit