00:02 <efc> moo quail
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00:07 <quail> how are you today efc ?
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00:07 <quail> hi CoderForLife
00:07 <PovAddict> why does CFL have ops?
00:07 <PovAddict> why am I still up?
00:07 <CoderForLife> hey there
00:08 <CoderForLife> why ask why
00:08 <MTughan> For some reason, he's on the ACCESS list as auto-op.
00:08 <PovAddict> blame wdsmia
00:08 <CoderForLife> I have connections
00:09 <quail> hehe
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00:09 <CoderForLife> better?
00:09 <Romulus> better is those where the image.jpg is a directory with a index.html spewing all kinds of nasty stuff your way :), CoderForLife
00:10 <CoderForLife> Rommie needs to show me some respect
00:12 <CoderForLife> plink corporat190-24132107.sta.etb.net.co - if that's possible
00:12 <PovAddict> 3 am is the best time to be writing a shell script
00:12 <PovAddict> ...or not
00:13 <PovAddict> it's Pi time
00:14 <CoderForLife> heh
00:15 <CoderForLife> I need to take some pain killers, or at least some pain dullers - bbiaf
00:15 <PovAddict> I need to... sleep
00:16 * PovAddict checks email instead
00:16 <PovAddict> maybe I should talk to a doctor about this addiction
00:18 <quail> CoderForLife: is the evil underground cracker, and that why he got auto-op :-P
00:19 <quail> PovAddict: what have you got an addiction too?
00:19 <MTughan> Computers. :P
00:20 <quail> oh that all, that addiction can be curered with a bucket of water :-P
00:20 <MTughan> Expensive fix, isn't it?
00:21 <quail> thats if you want to replace the equipment afterwards :-P
00:21 <MTughan> But no more BOINC. :P
00:22 <CoderForLife> b
00:22 <PovAddict> that would be the point, sort of
00:24 <CoderForLife> my theory is that yesterday morning I was going downstairs, when suddenly my right knee buckled/"kicked out" on me, and I wrenched the muscle in my inner left thigh
00:24 <CoderForLife> it's very weak, and hurts a bit
00:25 * CoderForLife takes Tylenol, and eats some leftover roast beef
00:26 <CoderForLife> maybe I should talk to a doctor about Pov's addiction
00:26 <efc> sorry quail, i'm good
00:26 <CoderForLife> moo
00:27 <PovAddict> maybe i could start drinking... replace an addiction with another
00:28 <CoderForLife> replace? you'll never be able to quit Coding
00:29 <PovAddict> oh so it has no cure
00:29 * CoderForLife <<<<
00:29 <PovAddict> i c
00:30 <quail> efc: :-)
00:31 <CoderForLife> it gives life, it's a way of life, and it's a prison sentence
00:33 <PovAddict> replaces social life, creates insane sleep patterns, causes dry eyes (at least does for me)
00:34 <CoderForLife> what is this thing "social life"? I don't understand
00:36 <CoderForLife> you must be refering to #boinc
00:36 <PovAddict> reI'll be 18 in a few days... may not make any party...
00:37 <PovAddict> almost noone to invite to it, so...
00:38 <CoderForLife> should I be checking my mailbox?
00:39 <PovAddict> exactly... most of my friends are of quite varied nationalities and ages
00:40 <PovAddict> very few left IRL
00:43 * CoderForLife wears his Friend of Pov button proudly
00:46 <PovAddict> very few left IRL
00:46 <PovAddict> argh
00:46 <PovAddict> very few left IRL
00:46 <PovAddict> this kb has a problem
00:46 <PovAddict> with up key
00:50 <CoderForLife> I'm down with that
00:50 <PovAddict> meh
00:51 <PovAddict> gonna crawl into bed
00:51 <CoderForLife> tc cya
00:51 <CoderForLife> I'm about to try sleeping again
00:52 <PovAddict> sheesh 4 am
00:53 <CoderForLife> try counting sheep, not sheesh
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04:54 <CoderForLife> brb Second Breakfast
04:55 <CoderForLife> &wx 45140
04:55 <Romulus> CoderForLife: Temperature: 24.9°F / -3.9°C | Humidity: 82% | Pressure: 30.10in / 1019.2hPa (Falling) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: WSW | Wind Speed: 2.3mph / 3.7km/h ; Today - Mostly cloudy with a chance of sleet...freezing rain and snow this morning...then partly sunny this afternoon. Highs in the mid 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.; Tonight - Partly cloudy (1 more message)
04:55 <CoderForLife> &more
04:55 <Romulus> CoderForLife: in the evening...then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.; Tuesday - Rain. Highs in the lower 50s. South winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100 percent.;
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04:59 <CoderForLife> brb
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05:08 <CoderForLife> b
05:20 <quail> 'evening all
05:21 <CoderForLife> hello quail
05:22 <quail> ay Don, how are you?
05:22 <CoderForLife> all systems check out well enough for weekday operations, I suppose - how are you?
05:23 <quail> not bad thanks
05:23 <quail> what have you been up to for the weekend?
05:27 <CoderForLife> no much - more Christmas decorating and cleanup, getting the house ready for holiday entertaining
05:27 <CoderForLife> worrying about money
05:28 <quail> ah
05:28 <quail> when you start holidays?
05:31 <CoderForLife> I'm looking to be off from w@#% hopefully starting the 19th, and thinking about not going back until the 5th.
05:43 <CoderForLife> running late getting ready for w@#%
05:47 <xcamel> ditto..
05:47 <ELGono> moo dudes
05:48 <ELGono> just finished my orderings ;)
05:48 <ELGono> soldering time is coming
05:48 <ELGono> result will be a complete new version of preamp, without using feedback
05:50 <ELGono> complete dual mono as well (dual power supply, dual transformers too)
06:03 <quail> ELGono: nice
06:25 <CoderForLife> off to the w@#% place
06:25 <CoderForLife> laterz
06:30 <hawmps> lol - already there..
06:34 <hawmps> 5Â°F this morning
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06:50 <hawmps> ooh.. windchill -11Â°F
06:51 <KathrynM> brrrrrrrrrrr
06:51 <KathrynM> &wx ulsan
06:51 <Romulus> KathrynM: Temperature: 46Â°F / 8Â°C | Humidity: 66% | Pressure: 30.12in / 1020hPa | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: WSW | Wind Speed: 6mph / 9km/h | Updated: 8:00 PM KST; Chance of Rain. High:59 ° F. / 15 ° C.; Scattered Clouds. Low:39 ° F. / 4 ° C.; Clear. High:60 ° F. / 16 ° C.; Clear. Low:44 ° F. / 7 ° C.; Clear. High:57 ° F. / 14 ° C.; Scattered Clouds. Low:39 ° F. / 4 ° C.;
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07:28 <hawmps> it gets colder as the sun comes up..
07:28 <hawmps> down to 4F
07:43 <MTughan> KathrynM: "Some random alpha build of BOINC"? :P
07:44 <KathrynM> lol
07:45 <KathrynM> I couldn't remember off the top of my head which one
07:45 <MTughan> I was just reading it over, and it sounded funny.
07:46 <KathrynM> :)
07:52 <KathrynM> Blah.
07:52 <KathrynM> You need to accept these terms in order to run this project.
07:52 <KathrynM> Blah.
07:52 <KathrynM> I just snorted tea up my nose.
07:52 <MTughan> lol
07:53 <MTughan> I have an exam to write in just over an hour... I need to get some breakfast before then. Seeya Kathy.
07:53 <KathrynM> good luck
08:09 <ELGono> lol K
08:10 <ELGono> good luck MT
08:21 <MTughan> Heh, thanks ELGono.
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08:27 <MTughan> 'lo wdsmia_w
08:27 <MTughan> Maybe you should turn off auto-op?
08:27 <wdsmia_w> mornin
08:27 <wdsmia_w> why?
08:28 <MTughan> So you don't have to keep deopping yourself.
08:28 <wdsmia_w> brb coffee
08:32 <hawmps> indeed
08:37 <ELGono> MTughan : have a test too in an hour
08:37 <ELGono> measurements and calirations of projektors ...
08:37 <MTughan> That seems better than mine... Linear algebra.
08:38 <ELGono> should be easy, as i'm in that matter since 10 years being VJ
08:39 <ELGono> oh lin algebra ;)
08:39 <MTughan> Yeah, matrices and all.
08:39 <ELGono> yep, had a test on that 2 weeks ago
08:40 <ELGono> was okay, bit less time
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08:42 <MTughan> All right, I should be off. See you guys in a couple hours.
08:44 <ELGono> good luck
08:49 <ELGono> well, off for my test, too
08:49 <ELGono> laterz
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09:41 <quail> anyone here play WoW?
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10:37 <MTughan> All right, someone please get me out of here... -20C/-4F.
10:38 <MTughan> With the window closed and both laptops running, I'm still just comfortable.
10:39 <PovAddict> would you like 50C more than you have now?
10:39 <PovAddict> 30C *inside*
10:39 <PovAddict> &wx eze
10:39 <Romulus> PovAddict: Temperature: 91Â°F / 33Â°C | Humidity: 36% | Pressure: 29.86in / 1011hPa | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: WNW | Wind Speed: 10mph / 17km/h | Updated: 1:00 PM ARST; Scattered Clouds. High:95 ° F. / 35 ° C.; Chance of Rain. Low:66 ° F. / 19 ° C.; Chance of a Thunderstorm. High:80 ° F. / 27 ° C.; Chance of Rain. Low:64 ° F. / 18 ° C.; Scattered Clouds. High:77 ° F. / 25 ° C.; Scattered (1 more message)
10:39 <MTughan> Talk about extremes...
10:39 <PovAddict> ^ that
10:39 <MTughan> Use Fahrenheit for the comparison. 95 degrees difference. :D
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10:41 <MTughan> 'lo DerMeister
10:47 <DerMeister> hi MTughan
10:51 <MTughan> Pov and I were discussing temperature differences... 53C/95F difference between our two places. :P
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11:12 <hawmps> spork >> 220.127.116.11
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11:14 <joapuipe> hello
11:15 <joapuipe> has anyone installed Boinc in Gentoo?
11:16 <MTughan> Any problems should at least be similar to other Linux distros. What's going on?
11:17 <joapuipe> I think that is a problem related with this distribution, because I get some errors on the installation.
11:17 <MTughan> Well, I could maybe still help.
11:18 <Romulus> Title: Nopaste - Error emerging Boinc (at rafb.net)
11:19 <MTughan> You're trying to build from source?
11:19 <MTughan> Or is that from the package manager?
11:19 <joapuipe> No that's from package manager
11:20 <joapuipe> Portage
11:20 <MTughan> Would you mind posting the log at /var/tmp/portage/sci-misc/boinc-6.2.15/temp/build.log?
11:20 <joapuipe> But it builds the source
11:20 <joapuipe> ok
11:20 <joapuipe> wait a second...
11:21 <MTughan> You're right this is a distro specific error, but it might still be something easily fixable.
11:22 <DerMeister> joapuipe: you get this error *only* when trying to build boinc?
11:22 <MTughan> He's trying to install from Portage, the package manager.
11:22 <joapuipe> yes
11:23 <joapuipe> I've installed Boinc from the script available on the official webpage and it runs, so, the problem is in the installation process...
11:23 <MTughan> I don't suppose you need root access?
11:24 <joapuipe> :) I'm logged as root :P
11:24 <MTughan> All right, just checking... :P
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11:27 <MTughan> Yeah, I'm not sure. I did a manual installation on Fedora, so I could probably walk you through a manual installation, but I don't know what's going on with the packages. Did you find that log file I posted?
11:29 <joapuipe> wait a second, please... I have some troubles to paste it to rafb.net... xD
11:29 <MTughan> Heh.
11:33 <Romulus> Title: Nopaste - Boinc Error log (at rafb.net)
11:33 <MTughan> Do you have GCC installed?
11:33 <joapuipe> Jejeje
11:33 <joapuipe> of course
11:34 <joapuipe> :P
11:34 <DerMeister> distcc: No such file or directory
11:34 <MTughan> "configure:3243: error: C compiler cannot create executables"
11:34 <DerMeister> you should install distcc or disable it ;)
11:34 <joapuipe> mmm...
11:34 <joapuipe> LoL!
11:34 <MTughan> "i686-pc-linux-gnu-gcc -march=athlon-xp -pipe -02 -fomit-frame-pointer -Wl,-O1 conftest.c >&5" "distcc: No such file or directory"
11:35 <joapuipe> I removed distcc yesterday and I didn't removed it from compiling options!
11:35 <MTughan> That could either be a distcc bug, distcc not being found, or a bad link.
11:35 <MTughan> Ah... :P
11:35 <joapuipe> xD
11:35 <joapuipe> Oh... what a stupid mistake!
11:36 <MTughan> Glad to help.
11:38 <joapuipe> mmm... It doesn't work yet...
11:38 <MTughan> Ah, so that's what distcc is... I'd heard of the name before, but never actually encountered it.
11:38 <joapuipe> Probably I must "clean" some things before...
11:39 <MTughan> Probably a good idea.
11:39 <joapuipe> thank you very much :)
11:44 <joapuipe> I must leave. Good by!
11:44 <joapuipe> *bye
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11:57 <MTughan> Holy crap... Nvidia seems to be introducing a GTX 295 soon. If I'm reading this right, it's two GTX 260 chips on a single board... O_O
11:58 <MTughan> I'm scared to know the power consumption on that thing, as the GTX 260 alone has a TDP of 186W...
12:00 <DerMeister> 186W? You could easily power two or three quite performant CPUs with that...
12:00 <PovAddict> yeah
12:00 <PovAddict> I'm skeptical about GPUs really giving good performance per watt
12:01 <MTughan> IIRC, the 280 has a TDP of ~240W.
12:01 <PovAddict> compared to good CPUs
12:01 <MTughan> 236W according to Wikipedia.
12:01 <MTughan> I can't wait until BOINC comes to the ATI cards, because they have a lot more shaders, so more parallel processing.
12:01 <DerMeister> I think they still out-perfom CPUs at special tasks that really need what GPUs provide: massive parallelism.
12:03 <MTughan> GTX 280 has 240 shaders for 236W, 260 has 192/216 for 182W. The HD4850 and 4870 each have 800 shader units, although I'm not sure what their TDP is ATM.
12:03 <PovAddict> my PC heats enough as it is
12:04 <PovAddict> my sister's is kinda worse
12:04 <PovAddict> (Pentium 4)
12:04 <MTughan> AFAICT, the 4870 is 160W TDP.
12:04 <PovAddict> but I'm worried about the hard disk temperature on that machine
12:04 <PovAddict> I should buy a new disk and copy everything
12:05 <PovAddict> if your CPU gets damaged for the heat, you curse for the lost money and get a new one
12:05 <PovAddict> if your hard disk gets damaged for the heat, congrats, you just lost all your data
12:06 <PovAddict> 31.5C inside :(
12:07 <MTughan> -18/0F here now...
12:13 <wdsmia_w> &wx 50319
12:13 <Romulus> wdsmia_w: Temperature: 29.6°F / -1.3°C | Humidity: 79% | Pressure: 29.74in / 1007.0hPa (Falling) | Conditions: Overcast | Wind Direction: North | Wind Speed: 3.0mph / 4.8km/h ; Rest of Today - Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of sleet or patchy freezing drizzle in the morning...then a chance of rain or drizzle in the afternoon. High in the upper 30s. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of (2 more messages)
12:13 <wdsmia_w> &more
12:13 <Romulus> wdsmia_w: precipitation 40 percent.; Tonight - Rain in the evening...then snow and freezing rain after midnight. Blowing snow after midnight. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches. A light glazing expected. Low in the mid 20s. East wind 5 to 10 mph shifting to the north 10 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.; Tuesday - Snow in the morning...then snow likely in the (1 more message)
12:13 <wdsmia_w> &more
12:13 <Romulus> wdsmia_w: afternoon. Blowing snow through the day. Breezy...colder. Snow accumulation of 2 to 3 inches. Total snow accumulation 4 to 5 inches. High in the mid 20s. Temperature steady or slowly falling in the afternoon. North wind 20 to 25 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of snow near 100 percent.; Winter Storm Watch for Polk County in effect until 6:00 PM CST on December 09, 2008;
12:16 <Romulus> New news from boinc: BOINC news December 8, 2008
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13:01 <PovAddict> it's cloudy! \o/
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13:11 <hawmps> still hasn't gotten out of the teens here.
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13:15 <MTughan> Yeow, that's a big capacitor... 200ÂµF @ 50V.
13:15 <MTughan> Oops... 2200ÂµF @ 50V.
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14:11 <ELGono> hehe you want 10 of 4700uF ?
14:12 <PovAddict> wonder how big a 1F capacitor would be :P
14:12 <ELGono> just ordered some 120.000 uF this morning ....
14:13 <PovAddict> hm not as big as I expected
14:13 <ELGono> 4700's and 2200's and some foils
14:13 <MTughan> Hmm... Apparently the PowerPC application emulation is an optional installation in OS X 10.6.
14:13 <MTughan> PovAddict: That's a 5.5V capacitor.
14:13 <ELGono> well MT ... it's just 5V rated
14:13 <PovAddict> MTughan: well, 10.6 did want to make the system smaller :)
14:13 <MTughan> Like Windows 7? Slim is in? xD
14:14 <ELGono> my fostex am has 4 beercan like caps with 20.000uF @ 90V
14:14 <MTughan> Is that 20,000 or 20?
14:14 <ELGono> 20000
14:15 <MTughan> Nice... These 2200's are in an old sound system I have.
14:15 <PovAddict> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Capacitors_Various.jpg O_O
14:15 <PovAddict> 5000ÂµF for 100V
14:15 <PovAddict> enormous thing
14:16 <MTughan> What, at least 12cm high? That's ~5".
14:16 <MTughan> Actually, probably closer to 15cm/6".
14:17 <PovAddict> wow, femtofarads
14:21 <ELGono> yea 12-16cm
14:22 <ELGono> how your math exam worked?
14:22 <MTughan> Pretty good from what I can tell.
14:22 <ELGono> hehe hope the corrector likes it
14:23 <ELGono> just working on my debriefing of my exam today
14:24 <ELGono> projector calibration procedures
14:24 <ELGono> preparation and practical today was rated 1.0 ;)
14:25 <MTughan> I'm still inching ever closer to PovAddict in stats... xD
14:25 <PovAddict> stfu
14:25 <PovAddict> <.<
14:25 <PovAddict> >.>
14:29 <ELGono> i must correct: only 2 caps
14:30 <MTughan> What is it?
14:30 <Romulus> hmm... it is an OK movie, MTughan
14:30 <MTughan> That's actually quite a good algorithm in there...
14:30 <ELGono> thats a fostex power amplifier
14:31 <ELGono> good analog oldschool work
14:31 <ELGono> works with high idle current neat classA
14:31 <ELGono> near
14:32 <ELGono> and the two caps rated 20.000uF @100V
14:32 <ELGono> driven with 92V
14:32 <MTughan> Nice...
14:32 <PovAddict> looks dusty
14:32 <ELGono> i melted one a screwdriver with 80.000uF @ 40V
14:34 <MTughan> My physics teacher created quite the spark and two dimples in a penny with a capacitor and a AA battery last year. I don't know what that was rated at.
14:35 <hawmps> looks like a rockford-fosgate power amp
14:36 <ELGono> well jay, it's a funny story with that fostex
14:37 <ELGono> frank bought it from ebay but couldn't find any documentation about it
14:37 <hawmps> not as funny as the capacitors they used to build here in Schenectady..
14:37 <hawmps> they were charged and used to explode full sized power poles
14:37 <ELGono> well so we called fostex ... they told us, there a no fostex amps, but they wanted to take a look at it...
14:38 <hawmps> might even be a Krell
14:38 <ELGono> so we got in contact with fostex in japan
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14:40 <ELGono> and after a week a so i got a phonecall from japan and they told me, some old guys from the techniqe development section remember there was once a Fostex Power Amp "Laboratory Series"
14:40 <ELGono> 5 pieces were build back then
14:40 <MTughan> Wow...
14:40 <hawmps> that would make it mighty rare
14:40 <ELGono> and they were really happy, that it found its way to germany and is still sounding nice
14:41 <ELGono> welll actually i had my hands on it.. replace some old caps, some silver wires and rejust idle currents
14:42 <ELGono> we measured more than 800W into 2 ohm
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14:44 <ELGono> really nice work... lots of wires and handwork and nice design with floating working points.... works at low volume classA
14:44 <ELGono> i should make some new pictures ... less dusty :)
14:45 <ELGono> but for the moment i just counting hours of parts i ordered this morning for new preamp ... will work without feedback
14:47 <ELGono> and i couldn't resist and ordered 2 mundorf silver oil caps
14:47 <PovAddict> where is the amp now?
14:48 <ELGono> the only capicator in my whole D/A converter / preamp / poweramp line
14:48 <ELGono> just stand next to me pov
14:48 <PovAddict> quite a rare piece :)
14:48 <MTughan> I have a can of compressed air. :D
14:48 <ELGono> in the soldering corner ;)
14:49 <PovAddict> I could use that too MTughan
14:49 <ELGono> hehe i tell ya, it's no voodoo in caps
14:50 <ELGono> that one actually is for preamp safety and power amp as well
15:04 <Tank_Master> did I hear someone say power amp?
15:06 <ELGono> hehehe
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15:07 <ELGono> if you ask me, i'm doing fine 20-80W
15:07 <ELGono> +with
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15:09 <ELGono> the fostex is just a guest for restauration
15:10 <MTughan> restoration?
15:17 <hawmps> you want to see a thing of beauty, look inside a Krell amp.
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15:21 <PovAddict> &last --from PovAddict --with speedtest
15:21 <Romulus> PovAddict: Error: I couldn't find a message matching that criteria in my history of 1000 messages.
15:21 <PovAddict> hmph
15:22 <PovAddict> &url last --from PovAddict --with speedtest
15:22 <MTughan> lol
15:22 <PovAddict> that's mine
15:22 <MTughan> Take a look at the second one I posted. Half your download...
15:22 <PovAddict> how the hell do you have lower download than upload?
15:23 <PovAddict> I get such a round 3000kbps that I think the speedtest server is on my ISP :P
15:23 <MTughan> It's really slow today... I don't know.
15:23 <PovAddict> maybe someone in the network is downloading like mad
15:23 <ELGono> indeed jay, krell is phantastic, too
15:24 <MTughan> PovAddict: Using the server in Buenos Aires?
15:24 <ELGono> i also like the sound of big mcIntosh blocks
15:24 <PovAddict> yes the one and only
15:24 <MTughan> It's run by Telecentro, you're on Prime S.A. I don't know if they're related.
15:24 <ELGono> has something of american think big philosophy
15:25 <PovAddict> not sure how stuff is nowadays
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15:26 <MTughan> Nice... About the same upload as me, but twice the download.
15:27 <MTughan> I think we're limited by the 10Mb Ethernet they ran to the rooms. Sure, the Internet's fast, but it could probably be faster.
15:29 <ELGono> just block spam'n'pr0n ...
15:29 <ELGono> and googleadz hehe
15:30 <MTughan> Ah, that I already do. :P
15:30 <ELGono> well globally ;)
15:30 <PovAddict> the first step in any optimization is finding the real bottleneck...
15:30 <MTughan> A filter on Doubleclick alone has matched 5000+ times since it's been in effect. Probably about a month at this point.
15:32 <MTughan> Another four filters around the 2000 mark.
15:32 <PovAddict> would be interesting if you could measure bandwidth
15:32 <PovAddict> how much BW is/would be wasted by ads
15:33 <ELGono> well some say more than 75% of internet traffic is generated/initiated by google
15:34 <MTughan> Interesting idea... http://www.canadacomputers.com/index.php?do=ShowProduct&cmd=pd&pid=018713&cid=495
15:35 <PovAddict> ELGono: sounds bs
15:35 <ELGono> the green team of our community is just breaking down cause they lost the race of a solar powered wlan hotspot/repeater
15:35 <PovAddict> most websites are porn, most email traffic is spam
15:35 <MTughan> lol
15:36 <ELGono> pov i doubt it too
15:36 <PovAddict> and according to ISPs, a high percentage of total traffic is P2P
15:36 <ELGono> cause i still believe in filesharing ;)
15:36 <PovAddict> MTughan: my dad has something like that
15:36 <ELGono> i interpret that number as 75% of website requests
15:37 <ELGono> but not traffic
15:37 <PovAddict> yeah
15:38 <ELGono> i already had 100mbit line when napster appeared back in 99
15:38 <ELGono> and the internet then went slower and slower
15:41 <ELGono> but in general, there have been some improvements in the last years
15:41 <ELGono> europe-us connections are still accepable and australia made a huge step
15:43 <ELGono> well they have a new fibre (one was broken by a ship anchor) but not so much new members
15:44 <ELGono> cause spreading internet on the continent is difficult
16:11 <PovAddict> &tiny "http://i.technet.microsoft.com/Aa996122.4ef5e414-18fe-4632-a382-f4d56b777e92(en-us,EXCHG.65).gif"
16:17 <xcamel> Rare 50 year Arctic Blast Sets Sights On Southern California.
16:18 <Romulus> Title: Southern California Forecast Center - OWSweather.com (at www.owsweather.com)
16:18 <xcamel> hehehehe...
16:22 <PovAddict> what about it
16:27 <xcamel> big frosties in the land where it never happens...
16:29 <PovAddict> ah, well I didn't know it never happened there
16:29 <PovAddict> damn I'm melting
16:29 <PovAddict> at least it got real cloudy now, hope it rains loads
16:29 <PovAddict> &wx eze
16:29 <Romulus> PovAddict: Temperature: 86Â°F / 30Â°C | Humidity: 45% | Pressure: 29.83in / 1010hPa | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: SW | Wind Speed: 8mph / 13km/h | Updated: 7:00 PM ARST; Clear. High:95 ° F. / 35 ° C.; Chance of Rain. Low:66 ° F. / 19 ° C.; Rain. High:80 ° F. / 27 ° C.; Chance of Rain. Low:64 ° F. / 18 ° C.; Partly Cloudy. High:77 ° F. / 25 ° C.; Scattered Clouds. Low:59 ° F. / 15 ° C.;
16:29 <PovAddict> 7 PM -.-'
16:32 <ELGono> sounds nice pov
16:32 <ELGono> &weather meiningen,germany
16:32 <Romulus> ELGono: Temperature: 30Â°F / -1Â°C | Humidity: 93% | Pressure: 30.12in / 1020hPa | Conditions: Mist | Wind Direction: SE | Wind Speed: 6mph / 9km/h | Updated: 10:20 PM CET; Scattered Clouds. High:37 ° F. / 3 ° C.; Overcast. Low:30 ° F. / -1 ° C.; Overcast. High:37 ° F. / 3 ° C.; Chance of Snow. Low:32 ° F. / 0 ° C.; Chance of Snow. High:35 ° F. / 2 ° C.; Chance of Snow. Low:28 ° F. / -2 ° C.;
16:32 <PovAddict> too damned hot
16:32 <PovAddict> trade you
16:34 <ELGono> it's just good for 32°C now on cpu
16:34 <PovAddict> Core0 Temp: +53.0Â°C
16:34 <PovAddict> Core1 Temp: +54.0Â°C
16:35 <ELGono> was already below room temp this year with cpu temp while full load
16:35 <ELGono> then its getting dangerous cause of condesing water
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16:43 <xcamel> seems about once every 10 days I have to knock out this cable link to get my speed back
16:49 <xcamel> &wx 12074
16:49 <Romulus> xcamel: Temperature: 11.2°F / -11.6°C | Humidity: 67% | Pressure: 30.50in / 1032.7hPa (Rising) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: WSW | Wind Speed: 0.0mph / 0.0km/h ; Tonight - Partly cloudy this evening...then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of light snow after midnight. Lows around 8 above. Temperature rising to around 16 after midnight. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Chance of snow 20 (1 more message)
16:49 <xcamel> &more
16:49 <Romulus> xcamel: percent.; Tuesday - Cloudy. A chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.; Tuesday Night - Rain. Not as cool with lows in the lower 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.;
16:49 <PovAddict> trade you too
16:49 <xcamel> temps are going to climb pretty fast now..
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17:01 <ELGono> looks like you have the real winter
17:04 <xcamel> it was 0F this morning - way too cold this early.
17:10 <ELGono> &math convert F to C 0
17:10 <Romulus> ELGono: Error: C0 is not a valid unit.
17:10 <ELGono> &math convert 0 F to C
17:10 <Romulus> ELGono: -17.7777777778
17:10 <ELGono> ouch
17:14 <MTughan> ELGono: I have a low of -20C... :(
17:15 <PovAddict> 29.7C inside :(
17:15 <xcamel> record low for yesterday was -7F
17:15 <PovAddict> brrr
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17:25 <wdsmia> re-hi
17:26 <xcamel> 'lo Doug
17:32 <wdsmia> *lo Jay
17:32 <xcamel> "Sheep Poo Caused Mountain Bike Vomit Carnage"
17:33 <xcamel> LOL!!
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18:01 <xcamel> I think a journalist would wait all his life to write a headline like that...
18:02 <Tank_Master> lol
18:02 <Tank_Master> probably
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18:40 <xcamel> hmmm... got quiet.
18:42 <MTughan> Did you kill them all with sheep poo? xD
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18:43 <xcamel> ...in Wales...
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18:43 * xcamel sporks self.
18:46 <KathrynM> owwww... that had to hurt.
18:47 <xcamel> not even sure what key combo I hit to do that...
18:47 * xcamel needs to go get coffee..
19:04 <xcamel> damn.. back down to 9F
19:05 <MTughan> Hmm... Apparently the low is -16C/3F, but we're already there, and it's only 7PM...
19:05 <MTughan> Would this be the same Arctic wind that is sweeping down into California?
19:06 <CoderForLife> 'evening boincphiles
19:06 <MTughan> 'lo CFL
19:06 <CoderForLife> hey MTughan
19:08 <xcamel> 'lo Don
19:08 <CoderForLife> hello Jay =)
19:08 <xcamel> correction - now 8F
19:09 <xcamel> at least there is no wind now..
19:09 <CoderForLife> went out to eat with the missus and shopped at JCPenney
19:09 <xcamel> Such a good hubby...
19:09 <CoderForLife> it was like, um, er, what did they used to call those things, oh, yeah, a date
19:10 <xcamel> make her pay for her half of the happy meal?
19:10 <xcamel> :-/
19:10 <CoderForLife> nah, I bought her meal at Steak-n-Shake
19:10 <xcamel> oh.. you're e-v-i-l
19:10 <CoderForLife> I even opened the car door for her afterwards
19:11 <xcamel> I guess you're jones'in for a serious xmas gift.
19:12 <CoderForLife> indeed
19:12 <CoderForLife> brb
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19:18 <CoderForLife> &wx 45140
19:18 <Romulus> CoderForLife: Temperature: 39.9°F / 4.4°C | Humidity: 64% | Pressure: 29.95in / 1014.1hPa (Falling) | Conditions: Mostly Cloudy | Wind Direction: South | Wind Speed: 3.5mph / 5.6km/h ; Tonight - Partly cloudy this evening...then mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain late. Evening lows around 40...then temperatures rising into the lower 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.; (1 more message)
19:18 <CoderForLife> &more
19:18 <Romulus> CoderForLife: Tuesday - Rain. Highs in the lower 50s. South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 100 percent.; Tuesday Night - Rain. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph...becoming northwest 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 100 percent.;
19:19 <CoderForLife> expecting about an inch of rain tomorrow - going outside to put a tarp over the wood pile, and cover over the timer on the Christmas lights - bbiab
19:20 <xcamel> yeah.. still waiting for that "big warm-up"
19:26 <xcamel> oh.. getting down to the final details on the jeep...
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19:39 <xcamel> 'lo Ed
19:39 <efc> Moo
19:40 <xcamel> arf
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19:55 <CoderForLife> baack for a moment
19:55 <CoderForLife> outside chores all done
19:56 <CoderForLife> seems balmy by comparison
19:56 <CoderForLife> 44F
19:56 <CoderForLife> good progress on the jeep xcamel
19:58 <xcamel> spendy, but going to be worth it... if I can move the commander...
19:59 <xcamel> only 14K miles - just.
19:59 <CoderForLife> new?
19:59 <Romulus> Rumor has it new is 6.whatever, CoderForLife
19:59 <xcamel> the commander is my winter car - an 06
20:00 <efc> The Charlie Brown special is on..
20:00 <CoderForLife> yes - I remember
20:00 <CoderForLife> now...
20:00 <xcamel> CB - for the eleventy-thirtheenth time..
20:01 <xcamel> the c is loaded too.. got that when I unloaded the hummer.
20:01 <CoderForLife> it's not such a bad little tree
20:02 <CoderForLife> ah, didn't know you had a hummer
20:02 <xcamel> one of the early H2's
20:02 <CoderForLife> ah
20:03 <xcamel> always been a big sucker for offroading
20:03 <CoderForLife> you've got the property/excuse
20:04 <xcamel> lol - charlie brown in HD
20:04 <xcamel> whooda-thunkit
20:04 <CoderForLife> I'm heading downstairs to the TeeVee
20:04 <CoderForLife> gn all
20:04 <xcamel> rather listen to laura ingraham
20:04 * CoderForLife is away - like he was never here
20:10 <efc> We got a John Deere Gator for our running around
20:13 <xcamel> I have a polaris ranger
20:13 <xcamel> with a dying battery, sadly.
20:13 <xcamel> but it works well.
20:20 <efc> I need more land than my parents, so I can justify a bigger vehicle
20:22 <xcamel> I just really like the 4dr jeep
20:22 <xcamel> similar to >> http://aev-conversions.com/gallery/albums/AEV_4DR_JK_Wrangler/DSA_4598_d.jpg
21:00 <xcamel> laterz..
21:26 <PovAddict> stupid f*cking weather
21:26 <PovAddict> a cockroach ran under my bed
21:27 <PovAddict> no way id sleep knowing that thing was under my bed, alive
21:27 <efc> Lemme guess, you're out of Mayo
21:28 <PovAddict> so i tried moving the bed to try to see it and kill it
21:30 <PovAddict> saw it crawling over my f*cking pillow!!! and *that* is where i got violent
21:31 <PovAddict> as in 'i will kill it, and dont care if i destroy my bedroom in the process'
21:34 <PovAddict> I just had to get violent to kill a cockroach
21:35 <PovAddict> oops wrong wnd
21:36 <efc> Its either us or them.
21:41 <Soul_keeper> no talking !
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