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Forum: Hardware 2021-12-02, 16:02
Replies: 173
Views: 36,263
Posted By xilman
I like it! :paul:

I like it!

:paul:
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-12-02, 08:07
Replies: 23
Views: 1,801
Posted By xilman
Yesterday. Moderna booster after two OAZ. ...

Yesterday. Moderna booster after two OAZ.

Sore arm this morning. Migraine yesterdat afternoon/evening but that could well be coincidental as I get them moderately often.
Forum: And now for something completely different 2021-11-28, 20:27
Replies: 17
Views: 7,710
Posted By xilman
Clue: PL == Paul Leyland.

Clue: PL == Paul Leyland.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-27, 11:15
Replies: 1,808
RIP
Views: 189,179
Posted By xilman
Mr Goxx...

Mr Goxx (https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-59432659)
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-27, 08:41
Replies: 54
Views: 5,903
Posted By xilman
No, I meant Vade retro me Satana

No, I meant Vade retro me Satana
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-26, 18:32
Replies: 54
Views: 5,903
Posted By xilman
Try warming it under a low grill. Keeps it...

Try warming it under a low grill. Keeps it relatively dry and preserves more of the texture.

That said, I generally eat 2nd-hand pasta cold.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-26, 18:30
Replies: 54
Views: 5,903
Posted By xilman
Retro me Satana

Retro me Satana
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-26, 18:28
Replies: 54
Views: 5,903
Posted By xilman
I'm in two minds about that. Different, yes;...

I'm in two minds about that. Different, yes; pleasant, yes; better: possibly.

218_U08KC_E

Try it with and without headphones.

I have a split level head in that each half has to be fed...
Forum: Software 2021-11-26, 07:25
Replies: 8
Views: 400
Posted By xilman
man 8 cron USB ethernet or WiFi adapter.

man 8 cron

USB ethernet or WiFi adapter.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-25, 17:46
Replies: 54
Views: 5,903
Posted By xilman
You didn't follow the recipe. ... add as...

You didn't follow the recipe.

... add as much spaghetti as you think you can eat.

No room for bread after eating that.

I tend to cook more than I can eat in one sitting. The excess is kept...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-11-25, 17:16
Replies: 4
Views: 194
Posted By xilman
Oh RDS, where are you in our time of need?

Oh RDS, where are you in our time of need?
Forum: Forum Feedback 2021-11-19, 15:55
Replies: 3
Sticky: Documentation
Views: 3,849
Posted By xilman
Sure, but it is possible to ignore things without...

Sure, but it is possible to ignore things without machine assistance you know.

I have never used the ignore user function here and, back in the day, I never used kill lists on Usenet. I do block...
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-19, 11:02
Replies: 1,057
Views: 86,602
Posted By xilman
Prompted by that I found another BoRap parody....

Prompted by that I found another BoRap parody. There are hundreds, if not dozens, of them but this one has a particularly good head-banging heavy rock interlude.

AcVFtu-ZmmM
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-19, 10:47
Replies: 1,057
Views: 86,602
Posted By xilman
Superb! Magnificats indeed.

Superb!

Magnificats indeed.
Forum: greenskull 2021-11-19, 10:40
Replies: 17
Views: 554
Posted By xilman
Bzzztt! Wrong. Thank you for playing and better...

Bzzztt! Wrong. Thank you for playing and better luck next time.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-18, 19:34
Replies: 1,145
Views: 101,872
Posted By xilman
Completely agree. My guess is 2050 through 2080.

Completely agree. My guess is 2050 through 2080.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-18, 15:18
Replies: 1,145
Views: 101,872
Posted By xilman
See Breakthrough Starshot...

See Breakthrough Starshot (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breakthrough_Starshot) for an analysis of all your list items.

May be possible to build such a system this century.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-18, 15:14
Replies: 1,145
Views: 101,872
Posted By xilman
The Harvard plate collection goes back well over...

The Harvard plate collection goes back well over a century. C19 plates are still used to this day.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-18, 14:20
Replies: 1,145
Views: 101,872
Posted By xilman
I took it to mean a bunch of cubesats. Not...

I took it to mean a bunch of cubesats.

Not at all clear how they would have the required optical sensitivity but perhaps an explanation may be forthcoming.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-18, 12:37
Replies: 1,145
Views: 101,872
Posted By xilman
Very obviously you are wrong. Ever tried...

Very obviously you are wrong.

Ever tried observing gravitational microlensing with your telescope? I have with mine. I can put you in contact with the BAA sub-section coordinator if you wish to...
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-17, 09:09
Replies: 1,172
Views: 120,588
Posted By xilman
In Latin there are 'cases': nominative, vocative,...

In Latin there are 'cases': nominative, vocative, accusative, genitive, dative, ablative and laxative. The laxative is only used if you get stuck.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-15, 18:14
Replies: 83
Views: 14,475
Posted By xilman
Close to home ...

As far as I know, this is the first tornado recorded on La Palma. It is the other side of the volcano and about 5km from our place.

https://twitter.com/ElTimeLaPalma/status/1460267053886042117
...
Forum: MattcAnderson 2021-11-15, 09:03
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By xilman
That should read n; 2n/d, 2n, ... in conventional...

That should read n; 2n/d, 2n, ... in conventional notation.

The ; is the continued fraction equivalent to the decimal point.
Forum: MattcAnderson 2021-11-15, 09:00
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By xilman
You assume correctly.

You assume correctly.
Forum: Lounge 2021-11-14, 13:01
Replies: 1,808
RIP
Views: 189,179
Posted By xilman
I think you will find that he was born in...

I think you will find that he was born in Northern Rhodesia.

Zambia didn't exist 88 years ago.
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