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by warriorness
Wed Aug 08, 2007 5:16 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Forum Chess!
Replies: 17
Views: 2891

There is already a game of forum chess in progress. Please finish that one before starting new ones.

There's even a game of Fischer Random, if you are so inclined.
by warriorness
Fri Aug 03, 2007 12:35 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Barrel.
Replies: 299
Views: 39225

Barrel.!
by warriorness
Thu Jul 19, 2007 7:54 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Fischer Random Chess
Replies: 8
Views: 3621

e6 n b n r . q k r p p p . . p p p . . . . p . . . . b . p . . . . . . . P . . . . . . P N . . . . P P . . P P P P N B . R B Q K R White to play. n b n r . q k r p p p . . p p p . . . . p . . . . b . p . . . . . . . P . . . . . . P N . P . . P P . . P . P P N B . R B Q K R f3 , Black's turn
by warriorness
Mon Jul 16, 2007 2:55 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Chess: game 3
Replies: 38
Views: 8590

cxd5 r n b . k . n r p p . . . p p p . . . . . . . . . . . p N . . . . b . P . p . q . . N . . . . . P P P . B . P P R . B Q . K . R White to play r n b . k . n r p p . . . p p p . . . . . . . . . . . N N . . . . b . P . p . q . . . . . . . . P P P . B . P P R . B Q . K . R Nxd5 Now with the dual t...
by warriorness
Sun Jul 15, 2007 6:25 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: My number is bigger!
Replies: 1576
Views: 321712

(truncated for the sake of not annoying the crap out of everyone in here XD) while(1) { double i=4; i++; } beh take that. 6 . My number beats yours! How so? His is a loop that eventually takes i up to the highest value of a double floating point variable on the system that's compiled on. This value...
by warriorness
Sun Jul 15, 2007 3:31 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: My number is bigger!
Replies: 1576
Views: 321712

ARVash wrote:(truncated for the sake of not annoying the crap out of everyone in here XD)

while(1)
{
double i=4;
i++;
}

beh take that.


6. My number beats yours!
by warriorness
Sat Jul 14, 2007 10:28 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: My number is bigger!
Replies: 1576
Views: 321712

I'll go one up on gmalivuk's number. Define a function f: f(1)=1 f(2)=2→2 f(3)=3→3→3 etc. Then the number is f(f(...f(g_64)...)), where the function is applied g_64 times. Beat that! (I'm just waiting for someone to introduce Busy Beaver numbers, which would pwn that number.) Defi...
by warriorness
Sat Jul 14, 2007 1:07 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: PM error problem
Replies: 1
Views: 1456

I get that too, was just about to post about it: screencap

I've had it once when posting normally, and always when sending PMs.
by warriorness
Fri Jul 13, 2007 3:23 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Server... overloaded... forums... dying O.O
Replies: 118
Views: 15113

The fora are slow for me still at times, and I keep getting this when posting:

Ran into problems sending Mail. Response: 550 entries.

DEBUG MODE

Line : 165
File : smtp.php


I also learned that it doesn't mean my post wasn't submitted. I ended up with a triple-post before I realized it.
by warriorness
Fri Jul 13, 2007 4:02 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Fischer Random Chess
Replies: 8
Views: 3621

n b n r b q k r p p p . p p p p . . . . . . . . . . . p . . . . . . . P . . . . . . P . . . . . P P . . P P P P N B N R B Q K R 2. ...Bb5 n b n r . q k r p p p . p p p p . . . . . . . . . b . p . . . . . . . P . . . . . . P . . . . . P P . . P P P P N B N R B Q K R
by warriorness
Thu Jul 12, 2007 11:51 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Fischer Random Chess
Replies: 8
Views: 3621

Fischer Random Chess

Also known as Chess960 (because there are 960 possible starting positions), FR chess is an attempt to make chess more fair by eliminating the "opening theory" aspect of chess. Each player's pieces are randomized on the back rank (with the constraints that the bishops must be on opposite co...
by warriorness
Thu Jul 12, 2007 3:11 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Chess: game 3
Replies: 38
Views: 8590

whoa, you moved the queen clear off the board, and shifted the f-pawn over half a square. What new rule is this that says you can alter the board's geometry? Okay My move, after 10. exd5, is 10. ...Apply transformation matrix [[5 0][0 5]] to the b- and c- files, and apply [[0.5 0 0.5]] as a scalar t...
by warriorness
Wed Jun 27, 2007 1:43 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Picture Un-Pwn4ge
Replies: 159
Views: 33904

Image

Pwned by missiles.

I've pretty much guaranteed the next response. If it isn't what I expect then I will lose all remaining faith in the Internet.
by warriorness
Tue Jun 26, 2007 1:54 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Chess: game 3
Replies: 38
Views: 8590

Fine, I will move, having analyzed this position to find yy2bggggs's Ne5 move in the first place (not to mention that I also determined there's only one good move for Black). r n b . k . n r p p . . . p p p . . p . . . . . . . . p N . . q . b . P P p . . . . N . . . . . P P P . B . P P R . B Q . K ....
by warriorness
Thu Jun 21, 2007 12:36 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: People pouncing on first posts outside of intro thread
Replies: 80
Views: 11687

Alisto wrote:stuff


Summary: lurk moar, n00bs

I agree with everything you said, by the way.
by warriorness
Sat Jun 02, 2007 5:36 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Great movie I just saw.
Replies: 173
Views: 24463

the alliteration earlier in the movie Possibly one of the greatest moments in Film in $yearOfRelease EDIT: Somebody post that "you may call me /b/" Bam! To behold, a public bulletin board, built of both brilliance and barbarity by bastards with boners. This bastion, no mere bulwark of bor...
by warriorness
Tue May 29, 2007 4:31 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Picture Pwn4ge!
Replies: 8368
Views: 991498

Let's avoid having fire yet again, I think...

Image
by warriorness
Tue May 29, 2007 2:10 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Window Management
Replies: 34
Views: 5328

Amarok (media player) in mini-player form at the top corner. Why not just use its systray icon? One of my favorite features of Amarok is how you can control it easily - Win+Z|X|C|V|B for player controls, mousewheel over the systray icon to change volume. I even have Katapult installed (a launcher-t...
by warriorness
Tue May 29, 2007 1:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Which computing feature would be most useful in real life?
Replies: 146
Views: 15829

Undo would probably be the most useful though. Especially if I could use it as many times in a row as I want, rather than just having its function switch to REdo, like in many programs. =P I hate that. I really despise it. Any program that brings me back to where I started after two ctrl+Z's doesn'...
by warriorness
Mon May 28, 2007 5:43 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: A Hypothetical MetaQuestion
Replies: 47
Views: 5610

But, yes, stupid, too. (grammar hammers, please evaluate comma usage in that second sentence fragment. One between every word?) Looks good to me. It's a fragment, of course, but aside from that I don't see any problem. So I'm not a grammar hammer... I dunno, I'll be a grammar chainsaw or a grammar ...
by warriorness
Mon May 28, 2007 5:33 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Which computing feature would be most useful in real life?
Replies: 146
Views: 15829

Alternatively gdb (a debugger). It'd be good to break, step and change the variables of life :wink: Dude. That would be AWESOME. I don't remember what topic this was in, but I remember a discussion of what would happen if you could change fundamental physical constants, or even physical laws. Imagi...
by warriorness
Sun May 27, 2007 10:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Window Management
Replies: 34
Views: 5328

I've always been a fan of using workspaces. I've got four; the first is for Firefox, the second is for Gaim, the third is for IRC and possibly a few terminal windows, and the fourth is for pretty much everything else (terminals, gimp, games, etc). Like so: http://img527.imageshack.us/img527/9263/wor...
by warriorness
Sun May 27, 2007 6:35 am UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Spam bots
Replies: 297
Views: 60311

Trooth wrote:whenever somebody signs up, they just have to answer the question "Are you human?" correctly


That is genius, and so simple too. It's like pure, condensed essence of genius. Very elegant.

Except... surely there are some spam organizations that use humans to sign up the accounts?
by warriorness
Sun May 27, 2007 4:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Comic Archives
Replies: 55
Views: 6469

I've read the full archives of 1/0, and loved every minute of it. I did that too recently. Back around 2001, I knew (internet-knew, not irl-knew) the author, but stopped reading the comic for some reason just over halfway through. Picked it up again and finished it a couple weeks ago, and I don't r...
by warriorness
Sat May 26, 2007 5:29 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 25452
Views: 1626683

Granted. You're rendered completely senseless (i.e. all six of your senses stop working), so there's no way for you to detect the cat's state.

I wish that the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle didn't hold.
by warriorness
Sat May 26, 2007 4:02 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Which computing feature would be most useful in real life?
Replies: 146
Views: 15829

EvanED wrote:
Narsil wrote:Um....sudo?
Duh.


Game over. You win.


Damn. Can't believe I missed making a disclaimer against that one.

Another interesting possibility would be sed: s/the air in front of me/a delicious pie/
by warriorness
Sat May 26, 2007 3:15 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Which computing feature would be most useful in real life?
Replies: 146
Views: 15829

Which computing feature would be most useful in real life?

Pick one feature that's commonplace (or not) in computers for use in real life. For example, if you picked Ctrl+F, you'd be able to find anything instantly, wherever it is. Try not to pick stuff that encompasses many different features; saying "I would pick <operating system> because you can do...
by warriorness
Sat May 26, 2007 2:50 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Compliment the poster above you :)
Replies: 908
Views: 80208

I was using it as an opportunity to suggest that you stick something funny in at the end. Perhaps it would zoom in to total blackness, then, after a second, your face pops in the other way and says "whoops forgot my retina"
by warriorness
Sat May 26, 2007 2:48 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 25452
Views: 1626683

(wtf @ that grant?! you cheater...)

Granted! Fewer wishes get corrupted, but those that do get corrupted so hideously that contemplating them would annihilate a person's soul.

I wish for more wishes!
by warriorness
Sat May 26, 2007 2:46 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Picture Pwn4ge!
Replies: 8368
Views: 991498

Image

/me desperately hopes this isn't a riposte
by warriorness
Sat May 26, 2007 1:45 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: I listen to music for...
Replies: 80
Views: 9436

Call me crazy, but I'm an instrumental-type person. Classical constitutes the biggest part of my music collection, and most of the rest of it still doesn't have vocals. I dunno why I'm that way; I just prefer no vocals.
by warriorness
Sat May 26, 2007 1:13 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Corrupt-a-wish
Replies: 25452
Views: 1626683

Granted. You are the ruler, read: inchworm, of the world. It is your sacred duty to spend your life measuring everything in the world until the day you die, never faltering. Also, people make fun of you for being named "Adolf". I wish for world peace. (has this been done before? if so, jus...
by warriorness
Sat May 26, 2007 1:10 am UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Compliment the poster above you :)
Replies: 908
Views: 80208

Has an avatar that reminds me of a great 4chan technique (except it's missing the last part). See: http://img516.imageshack.us/img516/286/ ... indvx5.jpg
by warriorness
Fri May 25, 2007 10:35 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Custom titles
Replies: 2761
Views: 227024

EDIT: Also gone. If you (i.e. Ren) want to see this reply, PM me. Subject pronouns are really objects in disguise. No, never. You've got subject pronouns, which are used as subjects, and then you've got object pronouns, which are used as objects. "They" is a subject pronoun, but in the sen...
by warriorness
Fri May 25, 2007 8:51 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Towel Day May 25th!
Replies: 138
Views: 17940

pete wrote:I thought today was fucking thursday :/


No, but I know it's having an affair with Tuesday.
by warriorness
Fri May 25, 2007 8:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Surprising things you have learned today
Replies: 100
Views: 11327

I've learned that every continent begins with the same letter it ends with. And that there is only one country in Europe that begins with B and it's Britain, even though techincally it's not a country and it technically begins with G. So there is in fact, no country in Europe that begins with B. :P...
by warriorness
Fri May 25, 2007 8:33 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Custom titles
Replies: 2761
Views: 227024

I've heard that, warriorness, but it's not true. If you say, "It is a ball," 'ball' is the object, which is the same sort of thing as 'It is me.' I maintain the opposite: "ball", as well as "it", is a subject. Find me a source that shows otherwise. And even so, how can...
by warriorness
Fri May 25, 2007 8:25 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Towel Day May 25th!
Replies: 138
Views: 17940

I carried my towel around... it was just a hand towel though and I had it in my backpack most of the time. I'm ashamed of myself... couldn't be more ashamed had I even said that one word which is still considered inappropriate. It was some country. Damn! I forgot.
by warriorness
Fri May 25, 2007 7:54 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Custom titles
Replies: 2761
Views: 227024

Yeah, that's what I meant, of course!
by warriorness
Fri May 25, 2007 7:46 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Custom titles
Replies: 2761
Views: 227024

' Twas me Fix'd. "Me" is object. "I" is subject. GRAMMAR IS AWESOME Hate to correct you, but that's correct only by the principle of common usage. The proper way to say it is in fact "It was I" (I'm assuming that's how it was originally) because "to be" is a ...

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