The dayz -series: Short Rants About [life].
Right in that picture there’s Samu, who is the little control panel of me right now.
Samu’s uptime is now little more than 116 days (too tired to count precisely).
I, as one of the two main executive modules called Parents, get signals from this child process. The signals tell “do X”, at quite frequent intervals. X can be of a few different classes, mainly related to basic I/O.
He had a period of being alert almost 24/7, as toddlers tend to. Now we can already use the word ‘sleeping‘ to describe parts of the nighttime, luckily!