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    Bueller? Bueller?

    Any one? Any one?

    I think I hear the crickets chirping in this subforum. I guess all us geeks are busy with real life.
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    check out digikey ; I found...

    check out digikey ; I found http://search.digikey.com/us/en/products/032140/CR043-ND/42793 ;

    I understand you're trying to minimize noise and maximize battery life - might be more difficult than...
  3. Are you getting any error messages, if so post...

    Are you getting any error messages, if so post 'em to this thread. Also, this might seem like a stupid question, but do you have MySQL installed on your system?
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    This is all music to my ears... Simon would love...

    This is all music to my ears... Simon would love to hear about one of my coworker's favorite devices. It's called a "user alignment tool", basically smacking said user upside the head with a...
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    seriously - anybody read BOFH (Baster Operator...

    seriously - anybody read BOFH (Baster Operator From Hell)? The newest ones kinda suck, but the early years are awesome!

    http://bofh.ntk.net/BOFH/index.php
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    BOFH!

    BOFH!
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    Sorry, but I'm not going to be much help for your...

    Sorry, but I'm not going to be much help for your issue, but I am curious about your "Hauppauge HD-PVR". Is this supported by the a standard out-of-the-box kernel, or do you have to roll your own?
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    that can be cured after a 30 minute install .......

    that can be cured after a 30 minute install .... it's call LINUX.
  9. Thread: wtf...

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    http://www.tech-faq.com/how-to-read-windows-log-fi...

    http://www.tech-faq.com/how-to-read-windows-log-files.html

    You didn't specify which version of the windows virus you're dealing with (eXtraProblems or winders 7) so the above link is my best guess...
  10. Thread: wtf...

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    sounds like win-rot or a virus; any errors logged?

    sounds like win-rot or a virus; any errors logged?
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    I've got a pair of PATA 200g Seagates, still...

    I've got a pair of PATA 200g Seagates, still sealed in the anti-stat bags that I'm probably never going to use ; PM me if you are interested.
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    They still make PATA drives???

    They still make PATA drives???
  13. BTW, I usually refer First Tier as "the...

    BTW, I usually refer First Tier as "the Receptionist" ; I tell 'em whatever it takes to get past 'em as quick as I can.
  14. That's never a good sign when you hear 2nd tier...

    That's never a good sign when you hear 2nd tier say "Cool! How'd you manage to do that?", but I guess it depends on what product/company you are working on.
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    best guess is, it's:...

    best guess is, it's:
    http://www.greatjakes.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/snake-oil.jpg
  16. You are looking at the issue from the wrong...

    You are looking at the issue from the wrong perspective. You actually WANT people to get viruses - it's called "job security" for you! Each time Mr/Mrs Dingleberry come back, it's cha-ching!
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    NICE! BTW, I feel your pain ; my FT-897d is...

    NICE!

    BTW, I feel your pain ; my FT-897d is still in the box - never been opened - after almost 4 years! When I have time, I have nobody available to help; when people are available to help, I...
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    Compared to the new rigs of today, these...

    Compared to the new rigs of today, these old-school rigs are cheap ... just as good, if not better. It even has a built-in power supply. The best part about this rig - whatcha see is whatcha get -...
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    Got a new-to-me "toy" today

    I picked up a new-used Kenwood HF radio today. It's a Kenwood TS-820S, from the '70's but still running strong. It is a hybrid radio with vacuum tube finals. Yes, I'm a true geek. This thing...
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    btw, for a kewl build, if you have not seen it...

    btw, for a kewl build, if you have not seen it already, watch the following video:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BatakM9iAik
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    define in-expensive? How about:...

    define in-expensive? How about: http://www.logicsupply.com/products/en12000eg ? I've ordered a few things from Logic Supply - to me, they are the "NewEgg" of mini-itx.
  22. saw a intersting personalized license plate today

    While driving home from work today, I noticed a interesting license plate on Nissan Altima. The plate is "802 1x" ; just trying to figure out who is more a geek, the owner who took the time to get...
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    right ; it does make a difference because now the...

    right ; it does make a difference because now the drives are almost the same:

    [~]$ /usr/bin/sudo /sbin/hdparm -t /dev/sdd

    /dev/sdd:
    Timing buffered disk reads: 622 MB in 3.00 seconds =...
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    this shows something kinda interesting: [~]$...

    this shows something kinda interesting:

    [~]$ /usr/bin/sudo /sbin/hdparm -t /dev/sdf2

    /dev/sdf2:
    Timing buffered disk reads: 658 MB in 3.01 seconds = 218.97 MB/sec
    [~]$ /usr/bin/sudo...
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    I'm pretty sure his laptop came pre-corrupted...

    I'm pretty sure his laptop came pre-corrupted with windoze....
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