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Petter's Computer Science Songbook

g-c-c, g-c-c,
see how it runs, see how it runs,
it ran all over the swap device,

they freed all its ram with a kill -9,
did you ever see such a thrash in your life
as g-c-c

This is one of the songs from Petter's Computer Science Songbook, a collection by Petter Reinholdtsen. Many of them, Petter says, appeared on Usenet; lots were found at www.poppyfields.net/filks/ ("overflowing with parodies of popular songs, set with techy lyrics") and www.netspace.org/~dmacks/internet-songbook/ (now defunct). I found the songbook accidentally while Googling for information about C. As the first song in the book advises:

When I find my code in tons of trouble,
Friends and colleagues come to me,
Speaking words of wisdom:
"Write in C."

As the deadline fast approaches,
And bugs are all that I can see,
Somewhere, someone whispers
"Write in C."

The main page for Petter's Songbook links to versions in PDF and PostScript. It also links to #tut og hyl, which appears to be a Trondheim singing group devoted to songs about computing and science. They have a list of songs at www.pvv.org/~raaness/tut_og_hyl/root.php . Some are in Norwegian, and some aren't. Indeed, I don't know what the middle part of Demona's Java Jive is in. Can anyone enlighten me?