On comp.unix.shell, in , "Chris
F.A. Johnson" wrote:

> I hope you will excuse this blatant self-promotion of
> my book which has just been released, but I wanted to
> thank this newsgroup. Here is an excerpt from the book's
> Acknowledgements

Why wouldn't you 'promote' it here?

Your selfless dedication to teaching on these groups is nothing
short of heroic.

Your mastery of the shell is matched only by a tiny minority.

(And no one can claim mastery of unix/linux without mastering the

I don't even want to imagine what it would have been like trying
to learn shell-scripting without you.


The cross-posting is mine.

(It will probably piss Chris off :-)