# Ref. comp.risks 26.48 # Subject: Fwd: British Spies Replace Terrorists' Online # Bomb Instructions with Cupcake Recipe # Date: Sun, 12 Jun 2011 10:37:13 -0400 cupcakes: @echo not war
To the uninitiated an explanation is probably in order. Given an Unix-like system and a file named
Makefile stored in the current working directory, a file whose contents is as shown above, although not necessarily the sole contents of said file. When the command “
make cupcakes” is issued, the output yielded on the standard output device is “
not war“. See below.
trond@enterprise:~>make cupcakes not war