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by gnuuser
19 Oct 2019, 18:46
Forum: Business
Topic: Does Java remain free?
Replies: 1
Views: 567

Re: Does Java remain free?

are they being assimilated by the borg collective( Micro-sith)? :berserk2
by gnuuser
19 Oct 2019, 18:44
Forum: Distro talk
Topic: MX Linux
Replies: 3
Views: 257

Re: MX Linux

I have mx on 3 different machines Dell,hp, and an emachine all set up and configured decently with no problems.
my wife is a linux noob and she likes it as well
by gnuuser
19 Oct 2019, 18:38
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Apple charger in bathtub is deadly
Replies: 2
Views: 1431

Re: Apple charger in bathtub is deadly

that was a uk style charger! WTF.
220 volt single phase of a 3 phase system in an earthed tub! darwin award indeed!
by gnuuser
19 Oct 2019, 17:58
Forum: Hardware
Topic: liquid cooling systems
Replies: 6
Views: 1525

Re: liquid cooling systems

i saw it too kind of an expensive setup. plus the mess you would need to clean up if a leak developed.
pretty to look at but not very practical.
by gnuuser
17 Oct 2019, 16:37
Forum: Win News
Topic: Is this a possible goodbye to C and C++ programming?
Replies: 4
Views: 772

Re: Is this a possible goodbye to C and C++ programming?

c and c++ are still powerful programming languages that many devices still use. But the bane of them was their structure was difficult for many people to learn, they are still good learning tools but many people chose not to learn it. with the advent of python, ruby, and other IDE's programming beco...
by gnuuser
17 Oct 2019, 16:19
Forum: Hardware
Topic: liquid cooling systems
Replies: 6
Views: 1525

Re: liquid cooling systems

making the cpu heatsink from copper in 2 pieces and soldering them together. the contact surface consisting of a flat plate of copper and a thicker fluid chamber milled with channels and tubes soldered in place. inter-cooler process is simple: external reservoir with radiator submersed in fluid. as ...
by gnuuser
16 Jul 2019, 02:53
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Do not speak about private things - at home!
Replies: 8
Views: 5611

Re: Do not speak about private things - at home!

Some remotes are voice search capable but usually you have to press a button to activate the function. But it also depends on the manufacturer's additions
Voice assistant devices such as Alexa link wireless and or bluetooth to other smart devices.
by gnuuser
24 May 2019, 00:59
Forum: Win News
Topic: Win 8 and 10 are more insecure than Win 7
Replies: 10
Views: 1205

Re: Win 8 and 10 are more insecure than Win 7

chrispeddler wrote:Unfortunately, Microsoft is ending their support for Win7. Better switch to Win10 instead.

or get away from ms altogether!
by gnuuser
24 May 2019, 00:54
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Windows game on Linux?
Replies: 13
Views: 3695

Re: Windows game on Linux?

a large percentage of windows games have a linux counterpart
but Im not a gamer so it doesn't matter to me.
many dos based games play through emulators just fine as well as many working dos programs.
by gnuuser
15 May 2019, 23:08
Forum: Gaming
Topic: supergamer linux
Replies: 2
Views: 1333

Re: supergamer linux

that distro was out for only a short time and has been abandoned quite a shame really
by gnuuser
14 May 2019, 21:39
Forum: Humor
Topic: funniest prank!
Replies: 2
Views: 313

Re: funniest prank!

our principal had this very small sports car and the guys on the football team just picked his car up and carried it up into the foyer.
the double doors opened up wide enough to get the car through.
he had a fit trying to get it out :jackpot
by gnuuser
13 May 2019, 19:33
Forum: Humor
Topic: funniest prank!
Replies: 2
Views: 313

funniest prank!

I was talking to an old school chum today and we got to discussing pranks we played. and I remember one that still gives me giggling fits! :lol: our football field had porta potties for the players and guests during games. anyhow we mounted a small portable radio in one and tuned it to a dead freque...

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