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by dhruvfire
Wed Nov 09, 2011 1:26 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0975: "Occulting Telescope"
Replies: 66
Views: 20776

Re: 0975: "Occulting Telescope"

Reminds me both of Asimov's Nightfall and, of course, of Krikkit. Ditto. Came here to say that. Finally got to read the original Nightfall. Not as good as I imagined it would be, but better than the longer adapted novel. The novel, I thought, focused a little too much on the aftermath of nightfall ...
by dhruvfire
Fri May 13, 2011 12:42 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0898: "Chain of Command"
Replies: 73
Views: 20714

Re: 0898: "Chain of Command"

Saw the title before the comic loaded. Desperately hoped it was a firefly joke.
You know what the chain of command is? It's the chain I go get and beat you with 'til ya understand who's in ruttin' command here
by dhruvfire
Sun Mar 28, 2010 4:23 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: BOOTMGR Help
Replies: 3
Views: 1111


So, inspired by the comic and several other factors, I decided to install Linux. Some of my more computer-savvy friends recommended Fedora to me, so I went ahead and installed it, dual-booting it with Windows 7. Except: While fedora works great, I seem to be lacking a bootmgr for windows. GRUB gives...

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