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00:45 <efc> Oo, finally an 24" LCD review on anand
00:45 <BadBarbarian> 'lo all
00:46 <efc> moo BB
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01:14 <efc> darn, almost 40 ms of input lag on some of those
01:16 <Soul_keeper> i'm not impressed, just looked over them
01:18 <BadBarbarian> Well got my crossfire system up it looks nice with 2 22in wide screen monitors
01:21 <Soul_keeper> my 21" crt has served me well
01:24 <BadBarbarian> i almost got a hernia lofting one of those
01:24 <BadBarbarian> lifting
01:25 <Soul_keeper> heh yeah, i think mine weighs 60lbs
01:25 <Soul_keeper> 1600x1200 with great display quality makes it worth it tho
01:25 <BadBarbarian> mine was a older sony i think it weighted at least 100 lbs
01:26 <Soul_keeper> fun
01:26 <BadBarbarian> but i still use it lol
01:26 <BadBarbarian> just don't move it
01:27 <Romulus> "DNS is always 0
01:27 <Soul_keeper> it's "furniture"
01:27 <BadBarbarian> yep
01:28 <BadBarbarian> listening to Engima Mea Copa
01:28 <Soul_keeper> [PLAYING] [01:13:560] the Killing Road .:. Megadeth .:. Youthanasia (Remastered) .:. Track
01:29 <BadBarbarian> what program do you use for that
01:30 <Soul_keeper> perl xchat script
01:30 <BadBarbarian> do they have one for icechat
01:30 <Soul_keeper> xchat-xmms.pl
01:31 <Soul_keeper> probably, i don't use niche irc clients tho
01:31 <BadBarbarian> this ones free
01:31 <Soul_keeper> many are free ...
01:31 <BadBarbarian> i have used xcat in the past
01:31 <BadBarbarian> xchat
01:31 <Soul_keeper> if all else fails you could get a command line script and just /exec -o it ...
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01:43 <MTughan> Soul_keeper: What player does it pick the song up from?
01:44 <Soul_keeper> xmms
01:44 <MTughan> All right... Seeing if I can find one for Rhythmbox.
01:44 <Soul_keeper> there are special perl plugins to controll every aspect of xmms on cspan
01:45 <MTughan> That'
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01:45 <MTughan> ..'s CPAN, not CSPAN.
01:45 <Soul_keeper> yeah
01:45 <Soul_keeper> not the congress news channel or whatever ...
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01:47 <MTughan> Where do you put scripts again?
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01:49 <Soul_keeper> anywhere
01:50 <MTughan> No, so it's loaded at startup.
01:50 <MTughan> Ah, in ~/.xchat2
01:51 * MTughan is listening to: Flyleaf - Flyleaf - I'm So Sick [Acoustic] - (0:02/2:59)
01:51 <MTughan> Cool.
01:52 * MTughan is using Rhythmbox XChat Announcer 0.3.1 with Rhythmbox 0.10.1 and XChat 2.8.4
01:52 <MTughan> Hehe, nice...
01:53 <MTughan> All right, that's my fun for tonight. Almost 2AM.
01:54 <MTughan> Night.
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02:07 <Soul_keeper> cool
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02:38 <BadBarbarian> hehe
02:38 <BadBarbarian> wasup tank
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04:44 <CoderForLife> &wx 45140
04:44 <Romulus> CoderForLife: Temperature: 65.6°F / 18.7°C | Humidity: 59% | Pressure: 29.45in / 997.2hPa (Falling) | Conditions: Overcast | Wind Direction: WSW | Wind Speed: 2.2mph / 3.5km/h ; Today - Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers this morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.; Tonight - Mostly (2 more messages)
04:44 <efc> &weather 31088
04:44 <Romulus> efc: Temperature: 58°F / 14°C | Humidity: 90% | Pressure: 30.06in / 1018hPa (Steady) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: SE | Wind Speed: 6mph / 9km/h ; Today - Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.; Tonight - Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light south winds.; Saturday - Partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then a chance of showers and (1 more message)
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04:58 <CoderForLife> &more
04:58 <Romulus> CoderForLife: cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms this evening. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.; Saturday - Mostly cloudy with showers and a chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds (1 more message)
04:58 <CoderForLife> &more
04:58 <Romulus> CoderForLife: 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.;
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06:26 * CoderForLife wakes up in his desk chair
06:27 <CoderForLife> &wx 45140
06:27 <Romulus> CoderForLife: Temperature: 65.1°F / 18.4°C | Humidity: 63% | Pressure: 29.44in / 996.8hPa (Falling) | Conditions: Overcast | Wind Direction: West | Wind Speed: 0.0mph / 0.0km/h ; Today - Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.; Tonight - Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms this evening. Showers (1 more message)
06:27 <CoderForLife> &more
06:27 <Romulus> CoderForLife: likely with a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.; Saturday - Mostly cloudy with showers and a chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Partly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.;
06:27 * KathrynM falls asleep in her desk chair
06:27 <CoderForLife> "shift change"
06:28 <CoderForLife> off to w@#%
06:28 <CoderForLife> cya
06:28 <KathrynM> My weekend has started
06:28 <KathrynM> laterz
06:28 <CoderForLife> lucky
06:28 <CoderForLife> bye
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06:32 <hawmps> 'lo
06:42 <hawmps> IP kill >> 126.96.36.199, 188.8.131.52
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09:12 <BadBarbarian> &wx 86023
09:12 <Romulus> BadBarbarian: Temperature: 13°F / -11°C | Humidity: 49% | Pressure: 30.12in / 1020hPa (Rising) | Conditions: Haze | Wind Direction: North | Wind Speed: 0mph / 0km/h ; Today - Not as cool. Mostly sunny. Highs around 47 on the North Rim to around 73 along the Colorado River. Light winds.; Tonight - Mostly clear. Lows around 32 on the North Rim to around 42 along the Colorado River. Light winds.; Saturday - (1 more message)
09:12 <BadBarbarian> &more
09:12 <Romulus> BadBarbarian: Warmer. Partly cloudy. Highs around 57 on the North Rim to around 82 along the Colorado River. Light winds becoming southwest around 15 mph late in the afternoon.;
09:12 <BadBarbarian> Brrrrrrrrrrr
09:14 <hawmps> wow... cold
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09:20 <BadBarbarian> Yep
09:21 <BadBarbarian> boy the weather casters missed it up here
09:21 <BadBarbarian> they said a low of 33
09:22 <BadBarbarian> 20 degrees off lol
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09:45 <BadBarbarian> Mornin
09:46 <yoyo[RKN]> moin
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10:27 <e-30> mo
10:30 * KathrynM yawns
10:30 <KathrynM> time for bed.
10:30 <KathrynM> night all
10:30 * KathrynM is away: I may still exist in an alternate reality...
10:31 <e-30> ok lol
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10:49 <BadBarbarian> Moo e-30
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11:59 <e-30> moo
12:04 <hawmps> 'lo e
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12:11 <Romulus> Title: Noobfarm - View Quote (at noobfarm.org)
12:15 <e-30> hey how are you doing
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12:17 <quail> e-30: not bad thanks, and you?
12:18 <e-30> good now
12:18 <e-30> off #(*&
12:21 <quail> e-30: huh?
12:21 <e-30> work
12:21 <quail> :-)
12:22 <quail> e-30: you like the link?
12:24 <e-30> link
12:24 <e-30> what
12:24 <quail> I bet they never fall for that trick again :-)
12:24 <Romulus> Title: Noobfarm - View Quote (at noobfarm.org)
12:24 <e-30> lol
12:25 <quail> funny bit is the people having to go
12:26 * quail can't remember what alt + F4 does tho
12:27 <quail> never mind it kills a non responding gui app
12:28 <quail> well that is what I have used it for in the past, but it prob a kill gui app key bind
12:29 <e-30> yea lol
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13:51 <hawmps> boinc 6.1.15 works on the modbook - but makes it mighty hot..
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14:10 <MTughan> quail: Nice link...
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14:15 <MTughan> Don't know why I didn't notice this before, but it seems that AI's offices are about 10 minutes from my school.
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15:17 <zombie67> what country is domain "at"?
15:17 <PovAddict> austria
15:17 <zombie67> thanks POV!
15:18 <zombie67> SETI.USA just took #1 at formula BOINC
15:19 <zombie67> I did 21k at SIMAP yesterday.
15:19 <MTughan> Haven't we heard this before?
15:19 <zombie67> heh
15:19 <zombie67> which one?
15:19 <Romulus> which one is giving you headaches, zombie67
15:20 <MTughan> Just the showing off of credits.
15:20 <MTughan> I don't think you were here when we were talking about it... Pov and Doug know what I'm talking about though. :P
15:20 <zombie67> ah
15:21 <PovAddict> yeah
15:21 <PovAddict> my 295k vs MTughan's 275k vs wdsmia's 8 million (or was it 9?) vs zombie67's 14 million
15:21 <MTughan> More like 252K here.
15:22 <PovAddict> oh right, 250, not 275
15:22 <MTughan> And the fact that I was gaining more credits than him when I had my Mac crunching.
15:22 <zombie67> I am most proud of my pie charts.
15:22 <PovAddict> more than zombie67? :)
15:22 <MTughan> But not with just my P4.
15:22 <MTughan> No, more than you, Pov. No one can beat zombie.
15:23 <zombie67> not true!
15:23 <PovAddict> MTughan: search for 'NEZ' :D
15:23 * PovAddict will refrain from opening links until his CD burn finishes
15:23 <zombie67> I can't even break the top 100
15:23 <zombie67> I hit 100th on march 20th, and have been going backwards ever since
15:24 <zombie67> Formula BOINC will do that
15:25 <zombie67> heh. I could increase my RAC by 50%-100% if I crunched what you crunch wdsmia. ;)
15:26 <wdsmia_w> Id Like to see that since all I have been crunching lately is LHC
15:26 <zombie67> not according to your pie charts
15:27 <zombie67> LHC was 20% for last week, 29% last month
15:27 <wdsmia_w> only because the credit is so poor there
15:27 <wdsmia_w> its been 70 to 80% of the machine time
15:27 <zombie67> exactly. The other three projects are very good credits.
15:28 <PovAddict> ugh
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15:28 <zombie67> pink floyd
15:29 <zombie67> as my SIMAP cache drains, I will be focusing on Proteins to max my credits there before it shuts down
15:29 * wdsmia_w has a meeting to go to... bbl
15:30 <zombie67> cya
15:55 <MTughan> You know your computer's slow when it looks like you're operating it over VNC.
15:56 <zombie67> yeah
15:57 <MTughan> That's what mine looks like with XP installing in a VM.
15:57 <zombie67> how much RAM?
15:57 <zombie67> w00t! Broke 1000 at BRaTS!
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16:20 <MTughan> Missed him, but I can answer the question for everyone else. My machine has 1GB of PC-3200 RAM, and 768MB of it is allowed for the VM.
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16:24 <xcam_mac> Hi!
16:25 <KathrynM> so zombie's the one hogging all the brats work
16:25 <MTughan> xcam_mac: On the Modbook?
16:25 <xcam_mac> \
16:25 <xcam_mac> yup
16:25 <MTughan> Why the backslash?
16:25 <KathrynM> talk me out of buying a macbook
16:26 <xcam_mac> it's really cool
16:26 <KathrynM> they're so cute
16:26 <MTughan> lol
16:27 <xcam_mac> STILL
16:27 <KathrynM> I get my end of contract bonus in about a month
16:27 <MTughan> Except when the motherboard breaks.
16:27 <KathrynM> true
16:27 <MTughan> This is the third motherboard I've had in my Mac.
16:27 <KathrynM> any major problems like that with the current macbooks?
16:27 <PovAddict> no, that's just MTughan's luck
16:27 <PovAddict> :)
16:28 <KathrynM> lol
16:28 <xcam_mac> the HaNDWRi1N
16:28 <MTughan> First starting panicking. Second was put in, but the service techs found the problem early, wouldn't start up with RAM in both slots.
16:28 <PovAddict> hrm
16:28 <MTughan> This is the third, CD and FireWire cut out early on, and now it won't boot.
16:28 <PovAddict> what to do...
16:28 <xcam_mac> still learn1 .g
16:28 <KathrynM> shouldn't that get you a new one?
16:28 <MTughan> I can pass the suggestion on, but I doubt it.
16:28 <PovAddict> Code, or install Ubuntu 8.04
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16:29 <KathrynM> wow. three bad mobos and they won't replace the whole comp?
16:29 <MTughan> PovAddict: Install, then code on Ubuntu. xD
16:29 <xcam_mac> still learning the handwriting part....
16:29 <KathrynM> that's wrong
16:29 <MTughan> KathrynM: I don't know. It's all free though, under warranty.
16:30 <xcam_mac> 6.1.15 boinc running though...
16:30 <MTughan> So it's not my fault if they're blowing money on faulty motherboards, although it is rather annoying.
16:30 <KathrynM> I'd definitely get applecare if I bought it
16:30 <yoyo[RKN]> re
16:30 <xcam_mac> ditto on the applecare
16:31 <MTughan> Why is it that Windows can't estimate time right? 5 minutes in the installer is about 15-20 minutes real.
16:31 <KathrynM> because it's windows
16:31 <MTughan> Good enough.
16:31 <xcam_mac> bbl...
16:31 <KathrynM> I had an install that took 39 minutes to get past the 39 minutes remaining
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16:31 <yoyo[RKN]> has somebody seen such things http://www.rechenkraft.net/yoyo/result.php?resultid=949351 ?
16:32 <MTughan> "I sued Dell Computers, 'cause I took a bath with my laptop and now it doesn't work" ... "I sued Ben Afleck... Aw, do I even need a reason?"
16:32 <yoyo[RKN]> stderr contains a mix of 3 applications
16:32 <MTughan> Weird Al Yankovic - I'll Sue Ya
16:32 <KathrynM> I"ve seen it before yoyo[RKN]
16:32 <KathrynM> Couldn't tell you how to fix it tho :)
16:32 <yoyo[RKN]> :(
16:33 <KathrynM> I'm just a user, not a programmer
16:33 <KathrynM> But if I"m remembering right, it seems to bite the wrapper people the most.
16:33 <DerMeister> As far as I know this happens when the slot directory doesn't get cleaned up properly.
16:33 <yoyo[RKN]> same here, chess in a seti result http://setiweb.ssl.berkeley.edu/beta/result.php?resultid=855218
16:33 <MTughan> Hold on, computer being really slow...
16:33 <yoyo[RKN]> DerMeister : I thought boinc deletes the slot directory at the end of the wu
16:34 <PovAddict> yoyo[RKN]: it can't if the app was still running
16:34 <PovAddict> like, if the wrapper failed to kill it completely
16:34 <Romulus> would be easier if I set my dive tests I had to modify the result or task that has to do?
16:35 <DerMeister> No, the directory doesn't get deleted. As far as I know all of it's contents are deleted. However, the client might fail to do so when there are still files open or applications running because the operating system may then prevent the deletion
16:35 <PovAddict> MTughan: did you see the log on ##konfabulator last night?
16:36 <MTughan> No.
16:36 <Romulus> Title: general pastebin - Stuff - post number 1005375 (at pastebin.ca)
16:38 <PovAddict> he was telling me to go all linux, and half an hour later I get a bluescreen, which I think I had *never* got before on this computer <.<
16:40 <MTughan> Ha, nice...
16:42 * KathrynM wonders why she got up at 0530
16:42 <KathrynM> I must be channeling CoderForLife
16:43 <CoderForLife> huh?
16:43 <KathrynM> up at 530 am
16:43 <CoderForLife> that late?
16:43 <KathrynM> Go back to Coding
16:44 <CoderForLife> going to eat din-din - bbiab
16:44 <CoderForLife> (just got home and to my desk)
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16:49 <KathrynM> How much you want to bet that the fine folks at Medic Alert tell me their site is incompatible with FF.
16:49 <PovAddict> I saw a weird IE plugin...
16:49 <PovAddict> it handles application/xhtml+xml with the Gecko rendering engine
16:50 <PovAddict> it's like IEtab, but backwards!
16:50 <PovAddict> use Firefox engine in the IE application
16:52 <DerMeister> nice one: http://www.flickr.com/photos/jacobgordon/2455618195/in/photostream/
16:56 <PovAddict> nice amount of idiots saying "get a mac"
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16:59 <MTughan> Yeah. Although his comments about the @ and " keys are because it seems to be shipping with a US, not a UK layout.
17:00 <CoderForLife> back - din-din is done-done
17:00 <MTughan> But that's a really bad screwup on Dell's part.
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17:00 <KathrynM> that's horrible looking.
17:00 <KathrynM> I couldn't type on it.
17:01 * PovIpod reboots computer
17:02 * KathrynM whispers "ubuntu"
17:02 <PovIpod> guess why I'm rebooting...
17:03 <KathrynM> bsod?
17:03 <KathrynM> or booting to ubuntu?
17:03 <PovIpod> install
17:03 <KathrynM> woo hoo!
17:03 <PovIpod> fact: DVD-RWs are slow
17:06 <PovIpod> &ping
17:06 <Romulus> pong
17:12 <PovIpod> great...
17:12 <PovIpod> my Palm got reset
17:12 <PovIpod> battery discharged too much
17:18 <KathrynM> Im going back to bed.
17:19 * KathrynM is away: I may still exist in an alternate reality...
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17:28 <PovIpod> &ping
17:28 <Romulus> pong
17:44 <xcamel> re-back
17:46 <xcamel> another prom night underway..
17:47 <wdsmia> re-hi
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17:49 <xcamel> 'lo Doug
17:50 <wdsmia> *lo Jay
17:51 <wdsmia> TGIF
17:51 <xcamel> indeed
17:51 * CoderForLife waves to all
17:52 <wdsmia> *lo Don
17:52 * xcamel waves back
17:52 <CoderForLife> hello Doug
17:52 <CoderForLife> today was one of *those* w@#% days
17:52 <wdsmia> yup
17:53 <CoderForLife> no good deed goes unpunished
17:54 <wdsmia> They called another hr long meeting 15 min before my quiting time
17:55 <wdsmia> wonder if I will remember the details come Monday morning
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17:56 <xcamel> interesting, if not a bit wierd
17:56 <CoderForLife> I'm helping a major project at w@#% in about 5 separate subteams sent me a nasty e-mail asking why I hadn't put together a meeting on yet another topic, cc'ing all of executive mgt
17:57 <CoderForLife> essentially, "F you very much"
17:57 <xcamel> mutiny can be dealt with...
17:57 <xcamel> and a valueable lesson taught...
17:57 <CoderForLife> so I called a Monday 9am meeting with people that don't stroll in until 10:30 to go over all the details
17:58 <CoderForLife> accountants and auditors - blah
17:59 <CoderForLife> any present company excluded, of course
17:59 <CoderForLife> I don't see them lifting a finger
17:59 <xcamel> good topic of the meeting
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18:00 <PovIpod> looks like installing kubuntu from ubuntu DVD is a pain
18:00 <PovIpod> I really thought the DVD had all...
18:00 <xcamel> might be..
18:00 <CoderForLife> no - they want to know why I haven't solved the problem that they haven't specified
18:01 <PovIpod> letting choose KDE/GNOME on install
18:01 <PovIpod> guess not :/
18:01 <wdsmia> sounds like my last meeting
18:02 <CoderForLife> I'm good, but not omniscient, omnipotent nor omnipresent
18:03 <CoderForLife> arrgh - I hope the project turns out exactly like they're doing it - i just want to be clear of the reaper
18:03 <CoderForLife> need more beverage to drown my sorrows - brb
18:03 <wdsmia> have a meeting monday for a new interface... they want the databases to talk to each other but have no idea what data they want to pass
18:04 <CoderForLife> eggzackly
18:05 <CoderForLife> our problem is - how do we manage content and process in a Sarbanes-compliant environment?
18:05 <CoderForLife> they don't know how to begin or what they want, yet I'm supposed to provide the perfect answer
18:05 <CoderForLife> "42"
18:07 <xcamel> "69" in their case..
18:08 <wdsmia> ok its after 5pm on a friday enought talk of W@#%
18:08 <Romulus> Title: APOD: 2008 May 2 - Shaping NGC 6188 (at antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov)
18:08 <xcamel> sweet
18:11 <CoderForLife> OK wdsmia
18:12 <CoderForLife> yes, a great APOD
18:12 <CoderForLife> just saved it a few minutes ago
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18:14 <CoderForLife> reminder: BSG @ 10pm
18:15 <wdsmia> DVR already set
18:15 <PovIpod> ok I think I figured it out
18:15 * PovIpod reboots yet again
18:16 <CoderForLife> I wasn't sure what to make of last week's ep
18:16 <CoderForLife> this week looks good
18:17 * PovIpod presses enter - and notices typo
18:18 * PovIpod starts over - sigh
18:20 <CoderForLife> do not pass Go
18:21 <PovIpod> and takes ages to boot on each attempt
18:21 <PovIpod> DVD-RW
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18:34 <PovIpod> &ping
18:34 <Romulus> pong
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18:36 <Rookie_69> &wx yaw
18:36 <Romulus> Rookie_69: Temperature: 40.5Â°F / 4.7Â°C | Humidity: 96% | Pressure: 30.18in / 1021.9hPa | Conditions: Light Drizzle | Wind Direction: SE | Wind Speed: 0.0mph / 0.0km/h | Updated: 7:36 PM ADT; Tonight - A few showers or drizzle ending this evening then cloudy. Fog patches developing this evening. Wind north 20 km/h (12 mph) becoming light this evening. Low 1C(34F).; Saturday - Clearing early in the morning. (1 more message)
18:36 <Rookie_69> &more
18:36 <Romulus> Rookie_69: Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 17C(63F) except 10C(50F) along the coast. UV index 6 or high. Saturday night clear. Low 2C(36F).; Sunday - Sunny. High 17C(63F).;
18:37 <CoderForLife> &wx pitch
18:37 <Romulus> CoderForLife: Error: HTTP Error 500: Server Error
18:37 <CoderForLife> &wx roll
18:37 <Romulus> CoderForLife: Error: HTTP Error 500: Server Error
18:37 <xcamel> cute..
18:37 <PovIpod> ok...
18:38 <PovIpod> time to click Install
18:38 <xcamel> 'lo Glenn
18:38 <Rookie_69> My wipers were scraping snow off the windshield this morning... Where's the global warming they promised us?
18:38 <CoderForLife> you can only go one direction, Rookie_69
18:38 <Rookie_69> Hi, Jay.
18:38 <PovIpod> high chance my tweak failed and I end up with GNOME
18:39 <PovIpod> as long as it doesnt fuck up the Windoze partition...
18:39 <wdsmia> asks PovIpod to please watch his or her language… Thanks, your friendly channel op.
18:39 <wdsmia> *lo Glenn
18:39 <Rookie_69> YAW is airport code for local Naval Air Station or at least our equivalent...
18:40 <Rookie_69> Hi, Doug.
18:40 <PovIpod> creating ext3 filesystem... I better find something else to do as this install will take a while
18:41 <Rookie_69> ... place to crash land Seakings...
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18:46 * xcamel yawns
18:46 <efc> mo
18:47 <pidus> is there somebody here, who also visits boinc_dev
18:47 <pidus> err #boinc_dev
18:49 * Rookie_69 notices that EFC has lost an "O".
18:49 <efc> o
18:50 <Rookie_69> Hi, Eddie.
18:50 * xcamel passes along an "o"
18:50 <efc> That bit got unlucky and was routed around a couple satellites
18:51 <xcamel> -o- :: -o-
18:51 <Rookie_69> Georgia Satellites?
18:51 <Soul_keeper> at what temperature does human skin burn ?
18:52 <Rookie_69> ... No huggy, No kissy...
18:53 <xcamel> tg for scififriday
18:54 <Soul_keeper> hmmm according to testimony from that mccdonalds coffee burn court case; it appears to be around 180F
18:55 <xcamel> that was only in the case of an 80 year old crotch
18:55 <Rookie_69> Stand out in 80 degree sun all day... You'll get a burn.
18:58 <xcamel> bbiab - coffee run
18:58 <efc> haha
18:58 <efc> he comes back as charred_xcamel
18:58 <efc> I could have made that worse but I didn't have the nerve
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19:05 <Rookie_69> Charcamel?
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19:18 <xcamel> nice..
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19:21 <Ageless93> here's a nice one.
19:21 <Ageless93> how do you use boinccmd on BOINC 6?
19:22 <Ageless93> when I try I get authorization failure -155
19:22 <Ageless93> of course because of that boinc account that's running boinc...
19:22 <Ageless93> ;)
19:27 * KathrynM is back (gone 02:08:25)
19:27 <Tank_Master> wb
19:28 <KathrynM> thx
19:28 <KathrynM> Ya think that if you aren't supposed to put a leading zero in a web site might mention that...
19:28 <Rookie_69> Morning in Korea already?
19:28 <KathrynM> they circle the whole number and say put that in as your member number.
19:29 <KathrynM> Then they're surprised that they get emails saying "IT DOESN"T WORK!"
19:29 <KathrynM> yeah
19:29 <KathrynM> 083
19:29 <KathrynM> errr
19:29 <KathrynM> 0830
19:29 <KathrynM> clearly I need more sleep
19:29 <Tank_Master> lol
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19:39 <xcamel> I'm really getting to like my modbook
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19:44 <PovAddict> failure
19:44 <PovAddict> tasks="kubuntu-desktop" as install parameter didn't do anything useful
19:44 <Tank_Master> you know, its not a good sign when you talk about yourself
19:45 <PovAddict> hi from GNOME
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19:45 <Tank_Master> hi greg
19:45 <KathrynM> well, better than windows
19:46 <PovAddict> I'll check if Windows still boots, then do a 2nd attempt
19:46 <PovAddict> apparently it's tasks="kde-desktop", even though I saw kubuntu-desktop in the tasksel configuration...
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19:55 <xcamel> laterz..
19:55 * xcamel is away: Gone away for now.
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19:55 <Tank_Master> tc
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20:01 <pidus> i am trying to host a project on my system and was able to connect to it using the boinc client (boinc manager) but suddenly its unable to connect to the project and says that "project temporarily unavailable" though the file get_project_config.php is reachable through the browser
20:01 <pidus> what could have triggered this?
20:04 <pidus> ??
20:04 <KathrynM> gremlins?
20:04 <KathrynM> I know they live in my computer.
20:05 <pidus> what?
20:05 <KathrynM> sorry. That was unhelpful.
20:05 <KathrynM> I have no idea. I'm just an end user, not a developer.
20:11 <Soul_keeper> does iron in soil kill plants ?
20:13 <KathrynM> HS bio was a LOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOONG time ago, but I think plants need iron. But of course, too much of a good thing can be bad.
20:15 <Soul_keeper> i got a bunch of tea bags that i want to use as fertilizer, but they got metal staples in them ...
20:15 <CoderForLife> My HS bio was before plants
20:15 <Soul_keeper> like 500-1000 tea bags
20:15 <wdsmia> My HS bio was before Tea Bags
20:15 <KathrynM> lol
20:15 <Rookie_69> Try drinking coffee.
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20:16 <KathrynM> better question, is the staple even made of iron?
20:16 <Soul_keeper> i got that too lol
20:16 <Soul_keeper> i think they are
20:16 <CoderForLife> As I recall, the biology book was a little thin
20:16 <Rookie_69> 42!
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20:17 <CoderForLife> Povypod =)
20:17 <Soul_keeper> fertilizer for my tobacco crop
20:18 <PovIpod> 2nd kubuntu attempt still going
20:18 <Soul_keeper> nitrogen and ph levels would be too much drama i think ...
20:18 <CoderForLife> took me 5 attempts to get ubuntu installed the, um, first time
20:19 <Romulus> is away: I may still exist in an alternate reality...
20:19 <KathrynM> lol
20:19 <CoderForLife> bye Rommie
20:19 * KathrynM witholds comment
20:19 * CoderForLife thinks KathrynM has become one with the machine
20:20 <KathrynM> You will be assimilated.
20:20 * Rookie_69 wonders where Don snuck up from.
20:20 * CoderForLife watches the weakened tress behind the house sway in the wind
20:21 <wdsmia> all we are is dust in the wind
20:21 <PovIpod> 71% installation
20:21 <Rookie_69> The answer is blowing in the wind.
20:21 <PovIpod> I shouldn't use rewritables for this...
20:21 <CoderForLife> the trees may become mulch on the ground
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20:23 <Soul_keeper> "Iron chlorosis is the result of the inability of the plant to extract sufficient iron from the soil. "
20:23 <KathrynM> I was trying to find information on what staples are made from. But obviously my google-fu sucks.
20:23 <wdsmia> asks KathrynM to please watch his or her language… Thanks, your friendly channel op.
20:24 <PovIpod> kathryn: wikipedia?
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20:26 <KathrynM> nothing about what they're made of
20:27 <Didactylos> KathrynM: what do you mean?
20:28 <CoderForLife> Not being able to use the word suchs really sux
20:28 <Romulus> and you make sure no one asked
20:28 <PovIpod> metal type?
20:28 <CoderForLife> Ok Rommie, I will
20:28 <Soul_keeper> i think i saw some of them rusted, so they are probably iron
20:28 <CoderForLife> need.. more.. beverage..
20:29 <PovIpod> yay setting up Grub
20:29 <KathrynM> yay for grub
20:29 <Didactylos> Soul_keeper: I was going to say just that.
20:29 <KathrynM> and here we were searching google
20:29 <KathrynM> why didn't you just say they were rusted :)
20:29 <CoderForLife> _o/ \o/ \o_ grub
20:30 <KathrynM> CheerleaderForLife
20:30 <CoderForLife> (grub cheerleaders)
20:30 <KathrynM> lol
20:30 <PovIpod> 95%
20:30 <CoderForLife> close... verrry close...
20:30 <PovIpod> boom
20:30 <CoderForLife> lol
20:31 <PovIpod> "Checking for packages to remove"
20:31 <CoderForLife> does "lol" mean "touchdown"?
20:31 <CoderForLife> brb
20:31 <PovIpod> probably downloading something from the net
20:31 <PovIpod> no DVD or hdd activity
20:32 <PovIpod> ah
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20:32 <PovIpod> some python script eating all CPU
20:33 <KathrynM> it was hungry
20:33 <PovIpod> hope it didn't hang...
20:34 <PovIpod> seems to be uninstalling language packs
20:35 <PovIpod> 97%
20:36 <PovIpod> and there's still a chance I end up with gnome again...
20:38 <Soul_keeper> XFCE is nice
20:38 <Soul_keeper> python and java love resources
20:38 <PovIpod> 97%...
20:39 <PovIpod> progressbars are rarely accurate
20:41 * KathrynM is away: I may still exist in an alternate reality...
20:41 <PovIpod> uninstalling some gnome language packs - I think I did it wrong again
20:43 <PovIpod> yup, definitely
20:43 <PovIpod> its gnome
20:43 <PovIpod> rebooting
20:45 <PovIpod> booting newly installed OS
20:45 <Romulus> is back (gone 10:22:35)
20:46 <CoderForLife> lol "progress bar are rarely accurate"
20:46 <CoderForLife> "security is rarely convenient" (tm) - CoderForLife
20:55 <Soul_keeper> this stray cat think's we're buddies or something
20:57 <Soul_keeper> i think it's hungry or something, but i don't really want a cat
20:57 <Rookie_69> Mmm... cat.
20:58 <Rookie_69> Furball stew.
20:59 <PovIpod> k I have another idea
21:00 <PovIpod> time for attempt 3
21:00 <PovIpod> if that fails I'll download a kubuntu CD
21:01 <Soul_keeper> i don't even know what i'd name a cat
21:02 <Soul_keeper> it could be old or near death also, looks like a male
21:02 <wdsmia> named mine La Gotta
21:02 <wdsmia> the cat
21:03 <Soul_keeper> gato
21:03 <PovIpod> and your dog is the idiot? :)
21:03 <wdsmia> female
21:03 <Soul_keeper> ok
21:03 <Soul_keeper> don't get perro and pedo mixed up ...
21:03 <Rookie_69> Pedro who??
21:03 <PovIpod> lol
21:03 <PovIpod> dinner time
21:04 <Rookie_69> NN.
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21:04 <Soul_keeper> a pure white short-hair cat seems rare to me
21:05 <Soul_keeper> i could name it "spook" cause it's white like a ghost
21:11 * CoderForLife collapses into a black hole, and then winks out of this spacetime continuum
21:11 <CoderForLife> gn
21:30 <Soul_keeper> slackware 12.1 just came out a few hours ago
21:30 <Soul_keeper> :)
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21:45 <PovIpod> strike 3
21:48 <Soul_keeper> slackware 12.1 just came out a few hours ago
21:55 <PovIpod> and looks like strike 4
21:57 <PovIpod> and looks like my attempts left grub
21:57 <PovIpod> incomplete or something
21:57 <PovIpod> can't boot anything now
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22:38 <Soul_keeper> PovIpod, that's a common problem
22:39 <KathrynM> grub is a fickle beast
22:39 * KathrynM is back (gone 01:58:24)
22:39 <Soul_keeper> i have always used lilo
22:40 <Soul_keeper> but with any bootloader the problems should be the same
22:41 * KathrynM goes to have her own fun with kubuntu
22:41 <KathrynM> hopefully I won't trash grub
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22:41 <Soul_keeper> slackware has the easiest installation process imo
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23:37 <KathrynM> kde 4 is nice
23:37 <KathrynM> but I still don't really like *buntu
23:38 <MTughan> Any Linux you like?
23:39 <KathrynM> Fedora FTW
23:39 <MTughan> Ditto.
23:39 <KathrynM> now Iost my little start menu. damnit
23:39 <MTughan> Although I've grown to like GNOME.
23:39 <KathrynM> ugh gnome
23:39 <KathrynM> at least the new version of *buntu gets the monitor resolution right.
23:39 <KathrynM> that's improvement.
23:39 <MTughan> I have a hard time finding admin programs in the KDE start menu.
23:40 <KathrynM> gonna install the edubuntu add ons
23:40 <KathrynM> bbiab
23:40 <MTughan> Here, they're all under System->Administration for ones that require root access, and Applications->System Tools for those that don't need root.
23:40 <Romulus> i went to school.
23:41 <KathrynM> are you sure rommie
23:41 <MTughan> No you didn't Rommie. You're too dumb for that.
23:41 <PovIpod> he did
23:41 <PovIpod> he was the projector
23:42 <PovIpod> grr
23:42 <PovIpod> any idea how to control apt downloads?
23:42 <MTughan> lol
23:42 <MTughan> No idea. I don't even really know how to use yum.
23:42 <PovIpod> it's trying to paralelize a "download" from a cd
23:42 <PovIpod> which
23:43 <PovIpod> makes things SLOWER
23:43 <KathrynM> yum is easy
23:43 <KathrynM> yum update
23:43 <KathrynM> yum install foo
23:43 <PovIpod> due to crazy seeking
23:43 <KathrynM> yum search bar
23:43 <KathrynM> I like yum
23:43 <MTughan> KathrynM: I mean for switches.
23:43 * KathrynM goes to hide
23:43 <MTughan> I just use the GUI tools myself.
23:44 <MTughan> Now my XP VM is stuck on a black screen with a cursor, it seems...
23:45 <PovIpod> enough of this sh1t
23:51 <KathrynM> back to fedora
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23:57 <KathrynM> and grub didn't even get trashed
23:58 <PovIpod> mine got trashed because I was aborting the installations halfway
23:59 <PovIpod> as soon as I noticed it was installing gnome
23:59 <KathrynM> that'll do it
23:59 <KathrynM> so what's the status of your computer now?
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23:59 <PovAddict> booted on Windows, downloading kubuntu