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by ABCD
Fri Dec 24, 2010 5:12 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0838 : "Incident"
Replies: 59
Views: 16642

Re: 0838 : "Incident"

What distro is he using? Everyone knows that root’s mail is stored in /var/mail/root (not /var/spool/mail/root), as defined by the FHS.
by ABCD
Fri Feb 27, 2009 5:11 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0549: "Westley's a Dick"
Replies: 126
Views: 34409

Re: "Westley's a Dick" discussion

pyroman wrote:INCONCEIVABLE!


You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.
by ABCD
Mon Jan 12, 2009 5:01 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0529: "Sledding Discussion"
Replies: 74
Views: 17431

"Sledding Discussion" Discussion

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Alt (title) text: If you get your hands on that one, it's the worst place to have a breaking-up conversation.

I'd like to have a "Calvin-and-Hobbes-model" toboggan myself.

Edit: linkify
by ABCD
Fri Oct 31, 2008 2:18 am UTC
Forum: Coding
Topic: Revision control
Replies: 11
Views: 1915

Re: Revision control

One thing that drove me nuts about Git is that it installs 100 execs in bin... git-merge, git-commit, etc .. the original thinking behind that was for tab completion.... but I hear that they're fixing that.. not sure if they've fixed it yet or not. That was fixed in 1.6, now the only programs insta...
by ABCD
Thu Oct 30, 2008 5:49 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0497: "Secretary: Part 4"
Replies: 149
Views: 24469

Re: "Secretary: Part 4" Discussion

I guess the Ronpaul believes in evolution now? Only if he gets to spell it "∃VO ┘ UTION" ...dammit why aren't there better backwards letters in Unicode? A hundred thousand characters and no backwards letters. ∃VO | UTION? Best I could get. "∃VO⅃UTION " is closer, I think :)
by ABCD
Fri Jul 18, 2008 5:02 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0451: "Impostor"
Replies: 381
Views: 121350

Re: "Impostor" Discussion

I've left the window up in a tab and tried to replicate getting back to the page in a new tab, but nothing seems to get me to it. Please somebody help me! Say you saw it if only to keep me sane. Edit: Translated the first part into a usable font (below) and tried to use an online cryptogram solver ...
by ABCD
Wed Jul 02, 2008 6:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0444: "Macgyver Gets Lazy"
Replies: 91
Views: 23519

Re: "Macgyver Gets Lazy" Discussion

bandito wrote:my wikipedia edit which only lasted three minutes:
http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?oldid=223016099


And the page is now (semi-)protected.

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