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by niko7865
Fri Aug 22, 2008 4:07 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0466: "Moving"
Replies: 165
Views: 32030

Re: Moving

No one in my complex has unsecured routers :(


...but a few of them do use WEP :twisted:
by niko7865
Tue Aug 19, 2008 11:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8671
Views: 1827163

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Eugo wrote:
niko7865 wrote:I think something got copied wrong?


Yes, you do.


I do now, but before I was unsure, I thought I may have been missing a joke.
by niko7865
Fri Aug 15, 2008 8:29 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8671
Views: 1827163

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Image
by niko7865
Thu Aug 14, 2008 12:51 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.
Replies: 8671
Views: 1827163

Re: ITT: We make xkcd slightly worse.

Okay, you remember
father was that my
in the WTC north
tower, right?






I think something got copied wrong?
by niko7865
Thu Aug 14, 2008 12:45 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: How old is your brain OR Is there a subform for flash games?
Replies: 24
Views: 2502

Re: How old is your brain OR Is there a subform for flash games?

Does it count if I take a screen shot each time and get a perfect score?
by niko7865
Wed Aug 13, 2008 11:36 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: iPod Touch Cases
Replies: 16
Views: 1958

Re: iPod Touch Cases

Here is a link to the one he posted, $12 with shield for touch screen http://www.amazon.com/DLO-Jacket-Manage ... pd_sim_e_3
by niko7865
Wed Aug 13, 2008 7:45 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Remote access to parents computer
Replies: 10
Views: 2806

Re: Remote access to parents computer

There is a very simple method to remotely conect to system for support. It is known as RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol) and uses port 3398 on the system to connect. You should be running Windows XP or later for this. - Setup a Dynamic DNS from the following link : http://www.no-ip.info - Setup the rem...
by niko7865
Tue Aug 12, 2008 7:37 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Switching to Ubuntu. what media player do you use?
Replies: 20
Views: 2496

Re: Switching to Ubuntu. what media player do you use?

I use VLC for videos. I'm also boring and use Rhythymbox for music, it has great: daap (itunes share) support, podcast support, large (20,000+) library support. Does all I require very well, and I never really liked the look/layout of amarok. Banshee is ok too, but no daap support so I haven't used ...
by niko7865
Tue Aug 12, 2008 7:34 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Perseids Reminder
Replies: 21
Views: 3091

Re: Perseids Reminder

you can see it all night, peaks at what the first post said (figure out your time difference)

I saw some awesome ones about an hour ago (11:30 PST) very long, slow, and with a red/orange tip.
by niko7865
Mon Aug 11, 2008 5:24 pm UTC
Forum: Site/Forum issues
Topic: Spam via PM: Use "Report private message" button within PM
Replies: 53
Views: 13398

Re: Spam via PM (reported: trideltatip & freakinfrijole)

Fuck, I was all excited that someone had PMed me.
by niko7865
Fri Aug 08, 2008 7:57 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Packed Lunches (how to make them better)
Replies: 27
Views: 3848

Re: Packed Lunches (how to make them better)

I take a bento cylinder as my packed lunch. Rice on bottom, then steamed veggies or a noodle dish, a salad, and then the entre changes every week. I'm thinking of replacing one of the side dishes with a soup...hmm... HERE is a link to the one I have. Any other ideas on what main dishes I could make?...
by niko7865
Sun Aug 03, 2008 8:21 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Soda War
Replies: 204
Views: 48968

Re: Soda War

My roommate and I go a taqueria up the street that sells 'Mexican Coke', which is essentially Coke that's bottled for Mexico. It's a Liter (Litre? I think Litre, actually) and in a glass bottle, and he (and a number of other friends) claim that it's much better than American Coke. Any idea if this ...
by niko7865
Fri Aug 01, 2008 8:44 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: rap music next door, no more
Replies: 28
Views: 3799

Re: rap music next door, no more

My neighbors used to play music really loud at all hours of the night...until I brought up my Marshall half stack from home. :twisted: That baby will overpower any stereo.
by niko7865
Fri Aug 01, 2008 7:01 am UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Soda War
Replies: 204
Views: 48968

Re: Soda War

Coke made with pure cane sugar in a glass bottle, tastes so much better than the common high fructos variety.
by niko7865
Fri Aug 01, 2008 5:44 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Old laptop: what to do with it?
Replies: 13
Views: 2778

Re: Old laptop: what to do with it?

It's not very hard to set up at all, the hardest part is cooling it the dang thing. I'm actually looking at via itx boards or some other small system to keep it from needing active cooling and be ok in a small enclosed space. The software part is the easiest, just install linux, then install apache,...
by niko7865
Mon Jul 28, 2008 11:35 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Dark eye-sockets
Replies: 20
Views: 2554

Re: Dark eye-sockets

I have this problem too, I eat pretty well, so I'm going to try to the drinking a lot more remedy, hopefully that will work.
by niko7865
Mon Jul 28, 2008 8:43 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: The Xkcd Cookbook (with an unfinished index in the OP)
Replies: 686
Views: 278760

Re: The Xkcd Cookbook

Success! Dak Jim 3-4lbs chicken (I used legs and thighs) 1/2c corn oil 1lb onion, julienned, 3-4 carrots, julienned, and/ or 1lb dichon/ cabbage, (estimate a pound uncooked total) 1c minced ginger, 3/4c minced garlic, 4 sliced jalapeno peppers 3/4-1c soy sauce, 1/2c sugar, refined, brown, cane, mol...
by niko7865
Sun Jul 27, 2008 9:40 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Installing stuff in PCLinuxOS
Replies: 3
Views: 1356

Re: Installing stuff in PCLinuxOS

extract what you downloaded, open a terminal, and navigate to the folder ./configure if you get an error, it will probably say " .... not found" or that you're missing a package in some other words, open synaptic, and search for a package with that name or something similar (there should b...
by niko7865
Sun Jul 27, 2008 8:47 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Yahoo Answers
Replies: 169
Views: 22031

Re: Yahoo Answers

by niko7865
Sat Jul 26, 2008 8:07 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your hometown.
Replies: 16
Views: 1920

Re: Post your hometown.

Finland looks pretty nice too, we have a ton of Norwegians living in the towns here, I just had a couple friends move back there, and all the signs say "Velkommen to Poulsbo" (Poulsbo is the town next to us with a high Norwegian population)
by niko7865
Sat Jul 26, 2008 7:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your hometown.
Replies: 16
Views: 1920

Re: Post your hometown.

Well I don't have a camera, so here are the best photos I could find online. Downtown with our only store. http://www.postlets.com/create/photos/20080509/224410_100_Indianola_Village.jpg Beach with the tide in http://farm1.static.flickr.com/134/346398726_532728f49c.jpg?v=0 Beach with the tide out ht...
by niko7865
Sat Jul 26, 2008 8:27 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Yahoo Answers
Replies: 169
Views: 22031

Re: Yahoo Answers



It's deleted, what was it?
by niko7865
Fri Jul 25, 2008 11:07 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Eclectic Pockets
Replies: 77
Views: 8189

Re: Eclectic Pockets

I'm not wearing pants!
by niko7865
Mon Jul 21, 2008 12:24 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Possible accidental humor; require confirmation
Replies: 11
Views: 1838

Re: Possible accidental humor; require confirmation

i got an ad for cryptidsarereal.com
by niko7865
Mon Jul 21, 2008 12:17 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Newegg's reliability [SOLVED]
Replies: 7
Views: 1316

Re: Can I trust newegg?

I've spent thousands there, always awesome.
by niko7865
Thu Jul 17, 2008 7:21 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: What OS do you use?
Replies: 321
Views: 151796

Re: What OS do you use?

Windows XP
Windows Longhorn
OS X (on my iPod Touch)
Ubuntu
Debian
OpenBSD
Fedora
Linux Mint
EyeOS
by niko7865
Thu Jul 17, 2008 6:58 pm UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Ugh Need Laptop/UMPC Confused - Kinda
Replies: 13
Views: 1810

Re: Ugh Need Laptop/UMPC Confused - Kinda

I use my jailbraked iPod Touch with a terminal, ssh, and apt installed to maintain my server while on the go. As long as I don't have to type too much it works great. I say go with an EeePC or, depending on your price range I think there is another UMPC with a near full size keyboard for not too muc...
by niko7865
Thu Jul 17, 2008 6:47 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Post your Anxiety Symptoms!
Replies: 28
Views: 2836

Re: Post your Anxiety Symptoms!

I have trouble sleeping and about once a every two weeks I sleep through my alarm. I wake up late for work and am so nervous about going in late that I will skip that day, then tomorrow I will be so nervous about skipping the day before that I will skip that day. It's a vicious cycle and I have no i...
by niko7865
Thu Jul 17, 2008 6:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Great places to live in Seattle?
Replies: 3
Views: 744

Re: Great places to live in Seattle?

The Greenlake area is really nice, as is Wallingford. Not many apartments, but lots of houses/duplex type things for rent or buy.
by niko7865
Thu Jul 17, 2008 6:27 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: The World is Ending- What Do You Do?
Replies: 76
Views: 6029

Re: The World is Ending- What Do You Do?

If it were an asteroid I would climb the highest mountain I could get to in time and bring a baseball bat.

http://www.kiwisbybeat.com/minus37.html
by niko7865
Thu Jul 03, 2008 8:01 pm UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Recommend me a wifi router/firmware combo
Replies: 6
Views: 973

Re: Recommend me a wifi router/firmware combo

DD-WRT has bandwidth monitoring (KB/s in/out on WAN, LAN, and wireless) and total transfer for each day, archived and displayed in one month graphs. It also works on many, many, many more routers then Tomato. Although if you prefer and can use it, Tomato is not a bad firmware.
by niko7865
Wed Jul 02, 2008 8:44 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Recommend me a wifi router/firmware combo
Replies: 6
Views: 973

Re: Recommend me a wifi router/firmware combo

No the WRT54GL will never do 802.11n, however I think there was a Belkin router that was supported by DD-WRT with 802.11n. I have three regular WRT54G (not GL) routers running various versions of DD-WRT flawlessly, they work great as an inexpensive and powerful wireless bridge for devices that only ...
by niko7865
Wed Jul 02, 2008 12:19 am UTC
Forum: The Help Desk
Topic: Recommend me a wifi router/firmware combo
Replies: 6
Views: 973

Re: Recommend me a wifi router/firmware combo

Get any router that is supported by DD-WRT, I hear good things about the Linksys WRT54GL (make sure you get the GL).
Everything is easy to setup with no linux experience, I've never used anything but the GUI.
by niko7865
Mon Jun 30, 2008 7:54 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: French soldier accidentally loads gun with live ammunition
Replies: 60
Views: 4396

Re: French soldier accidentally loads gun with live ammunition

What kind of simulation has you firing blanks at a crowd of civilians anyway? Also how long does it take you to realize you aren't shooting blanks, I'm fairly certain they have a very different sound/recoil then live ammunition.
by niko7865
Mon Jun 30, 2008 7:49 pm UTC
Forum: News & Articles
Topic: Swedish birthday party invitations to be settled in court
Replies: 76
Views: 7431

Re: Swedish birthday party invitations to be settled in court

Like I said, there's a difference between "everyone has to be equally loved" and "no kid should be left out". And if some kid sits alone at the lunch table every break yeah the teacher should probably act in some way. Being picked last is not the same thing obviously, as unlike ...
by niko7865
Mon Jun 30, 2008 6:51 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Old laptop: what to do with it?
Replies: 13
Views: 2778

Re: Old laptop: what to do with it?

I installed one in a wall in my bathroom with some nice speakers, only the speakers are visible. I then installed apache + pitchfork + mpd on it and have all my music on an nfs share. Now when I want to take a shower I load up a webpage and make a playlist to listen to! It is lame but fun, I'm going...
by niko7865
Mon Jun 30, 2008 4:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Show the world your desktop! [Mommy, what's 56K?]
Replies: 2356
Views: 437788

Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

black is the new white

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by niko7865
Sat Jun 28, 2008 9:14 pm UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: NEED LAPTOP LOLOL... Please? Pretty please?
Replies: 22
Views: 3594

Re: NEED LAPTOP LOLOL... Please? Pretty please?

I bought a T60p back in December, no IBM stamp. My friend bought a T60 about one year ago, it has an IBM stamp. None of the ones produced since around September 2007 or sooner have the IBM logo.
by niko7865
Sat Jun 28, 2008 8:39 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: In 5 years what will you be driving?
Replies: 32
Views: 3292

Re: In 5 years what will you be driving?

I'm going to buy a used Hummer in 2 years.

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