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It's secure. It's one of the few combinations other apps cannot catch, even with a keylogger. It's something that programmers can't block using a normal application. It is the ultimate way of closing a CPU-hogger on a single-CPU machine.
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It is the ultimate way of closing a CPU-hogger on a single-CPU machine.
Uhh... I'd like to disagree with that. I had cases where the CPU was blocked and "CTRL-ALT-DEL" did exactly nothing.. (Well yeah... it did.. 15 minutes later... )
Besides, just by hitting CTRL-ALT-DEL you accomplished nothing. All you get is a chance to bring up the task manager. Nothing prevents the application to block the cpu again as soon as you brought up that
It has become one of the ultimate archetype of Windows.
The thing is that crtl+alt+del is not a windows thing but a ibm/pc one. Bios intercepts that combination to operate a reset. Windows just made it famous by giving the tip to end-users on the famous blue-screen.
Seulement, dans certains cas, n'est-ce pas, on n'entend guère que ce qu'on désire entendre et ce qui vous arrange le mieux... [^]
Joe never complained of anything but ever did his duty in his way of life, with a strong hand, a quiet tongue, and a gentle heart [^]
Not the way you probably think- Someone went bookmarking some of my old messages in the CodeProject.TV forum
I am not even mad, even though I ask why he picked messages from the beginning of this year and not some of the newer ones
You know the world is going crazy when the best rapper is a white guy, the best golfer is a black guy, the tallest guy in the NBA is Chinese, the Swiss hold the America's Cup, France is accusing the U.S. of arrogance, Germany doesn't want to go to war, and the three most powerful men in America are named "Bush", "Dick", and "Colon."
No. It's no big deal. I bookmark stuff all the time because it looks interesting. Eventually I'll go back and take a look and sometimes realize it's not for me so I un-bookmark it. Don't think there is anything sinister going on here - the net effect is as if it never happened.
"If you think it's expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur." Red Adair. Those who seek perfection will only find imperfection nils illegitimus carborundum