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6 of Disks: Process
In computing, the suit of disks is the suit of real time, real space, and real resources rather than the abstract mathematics of a computation. The sixth card in the suit of disks is the first perfect manifestation of the principle of disks - the thing placed as it should be in the world. For computing, the six of disks represents a process - an abstract plan made real and running on a computer.
We state our intentions toward a computer by writing a program - a program is a story we tell about what we would like to happen. When that program is run, the resulting process is the reality of that story. It is our program running, scheduling, reacting, computing. Making and running processes is the end goal of all programming.
What are the fruits of your plans? What will they look like in motion? How will you understand the reality of your strategy as separate from your intent?