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Is OS/2 Coming Back?

IdleTime Re:WPS (432 comments)

As one of the OS/2 beta testers of every release and participant on several beta-conferences held by IBM and then later using the OS in real life situations with customers, I can truly say you have no fucking clue.

more than 4 years ago

Disputed Island Disappears Into Sea

IdleTime Re:Reminds me of kids. (460 comments)

It's almost as if I wish Hitler had succeeded when it comes to the jews. Israel has been nothing but a problem now for over 60 years, a nuclear terrorist state. And nothing indicates a change over the next 60 years or 600 years, other than for the worse.

more than 4 years ago

Of the options below, I'd most like to learn more ...

IdleTime Re:Philosophy is fundamental (515 comments)

We already got one of those - he is called the pope.

more than 4 years ago

Open Source Is Not a Democracy

IdleTime Re:-1 Troll (641 comments)

Just do:
1. Alt+F2
2 Enter 'gconf-editor'
3. Go to 'Apps - Metacity - General'
4. Edit key 'button_layout'
5. Move the colon (:) to the left rather than to the right. E.g. Change it from 'minimize,maximize,close:' to ':minimize,maximize,close'.

Problem solved!

more than 4 years ago

The Bloodhound Will Stay On the Ground At 1,000 mph

IdleTime Re:I'm debating if this thing really counts as a c (242 comments)

The Bloodhound will come equipped with one 12 cylinder combustion engine and which will drive the wheels, so indeed it is a car, just with additional power plants in the form of a jet engine and a rocket.

more than 4 years ago

Pirate Bay Legal Action Dropped In Norway

IdleTime Re:Meh... (223 comments)


Much faster than torrent and all the 3 practices sessions along with the qualifying and race, including BBC pre-race shows are posted the same day.

more than 4 years ago

China To Connect Its High-Speed Rail To Europe

IdleTime Re:A high speed railway (691 comments)

Ahhh another moron racist.

If you are white, my racist friend, you are a mutation, a mutant, a freak show. The original human beings were all coming out of Africa and trust me on this, they were NOT white.

The only reason why you are a mutant white freakshow, is because your very remote ancestors, moved further north where the sun doesn't shine as much and it was beneficial to have a lighter skin to absorb energy.

more than 4 years ago

Popular Science Frees Its 137-Year Archives

IdleTime Re:Foresight (135 comments)

But the solution is ridiculous.

I did some searches and found it returned hits which when clicked showed the front page of the issue the search word was found in and then you have to wade through to the correct page and use a crappy magnifying glass to read with. What a waste of time and energy gone into this nonsense.

I can truly say I will never use this feature.

more than 4 years ago

Southwest Declares Kevin Smith Too Fat To Fly

IdleTime Re:I have sat next to these guys. (940 comments)

Why is he angry?

It's all his own fault! Stop shoving worthless crap into your pie hole, start exercising. If you are fat enough for the airline to have an issue with you, it should tell you all you need to know. Haviung problems fitting your ass into a plane seat? You are too fat, start loosing weight.

Bottoom line, fat asses of the world, it is your own fault for allowing yourself to blow up like a balloon. Nobody was forcing you to eat the shit you have. Take some fucking responsibility for your own fat ass first!

more than 4 years ago

Texas Textbooks Battle Is Actually an American War

IdleTime Re:A Christian's take (1252 comments)

Creationism is religious bullshit

It starts with the conclusion "God did it" and then it tries to shoehorn facts to fit the already drawn conclusion. It's an insane mess of religious ramblings and has nothing to do with science, not one iota!

more than 4 years ago

Mentioning Android Is a No-No In iPhone App Store

IdleTime Re:We're all mind readers (441 comments)

Who are forcing you to use any Apple products again? Nobody!

I have never liked Apple, just a smaller version of Microsoft and equally crappy. No thanks!

more than 4 years ago

Mentioning Android Is a No-No In iPhone App Store

IdleTime Re:Android (441 comments)

In Soviet Apple store, associates tells you what to think!

more than 4 years ago

Bill Gates Knows What You Did Last Summer

IdleTime Re:Privacy (303 comments)

Doing any of the things the patent and the article suggests in Norway is illegal. If you have the permission to collect any form of private data from a client you have to protect it and you can only collect what is absolutely necessary and under no circumstances can you sell any part of the information collected.

It just baffles me that other countries are so lax when it comes to private information.

more than 4 years ago

China Will Lead World Scientific Research By 2020

IdleTime Re:To summarize... (387 comments)

Yes, the sloika or layer-cake design was used to trigger a fusion reaction.

more than 4 years ago

China Will Lead World Scientific Research By 2020

IdleTime Re:To summarize... (387 comments)

The problem with young Americans is that they have an attention span equal to the time between two commercial segments on TV.

USA will never again become a world leader in anything, get used to it. The time for America is over, USA will over the next decade see a steady unemployment around 20% and it will not drop.

There is still time to avoid becoming a full fledged third world country but I do not see any work being done to avoid it, quite the opposite.

more than 4 years ago



Oracle releases MySQL Cluster 7.1

IdleTime IdleTime writes  |  more than 4 years ago

IdleTime (561841) writes "Seems like the OSS communities fear of Oracle not continuing the development of MySQL is incorrect. FTA:
"The latest release of MySQL Cluster (PDF) is now available, demonstrating our investment in MySQL development. MySQL Cluster 7.1 can be downloaded today at

“Beating the competition to market matters for every business,” says Edward Screven, chief corporate architect, Oracle. “With the new MySQL Cluster 7.1 release enhancing high availability and simplifying management of real-time telecom and embedded applications, companies can deliver new services faster and more reliably.”

MySQL Cluster is a leading real-time relational database with no single point of failure. By providing very high availability and predictable millisecond response times, MySQL Cluster allows telecom and embedded users to meet their most demanding real-time application requirements.

MySQL Cluster 7.1 introduces MySQL Cluster Manager, a new solution that simplifies and automates the management of the MySQL Cluster database and enables administrators to respond quickly to changing market conditions and stringent service level agreements.

In addition, the new MySQL Cluster Connector for Java helps accelerate development cycles and time to market, and enables higher throughput and lower latency for Java-based services.

Support for in-memory and disk-based data; automatic data partitioning with load balancing; and the ability to add nodes to a running cluster with zero downtime, MySQL Cluster 7.1 delivers enhanced database scalability to handle unpredictable workloads.""

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Israel vs Hamas - I don't care!

IdleTime IdleTime writes  |  more than 5 years ago

So, Israel is lobbing rockets into Gaza again. What a surprise.

Quite frankly, I don't give a flying fuck about neither Israel nor about the Palestinians. For the past 60 years these parties have been killing each other, day after day. No change whatsoever and no change will come to the Middle East and peace will never settle over this region until one thing and one thing only happens and seeing how many uneducated retards there are in this area of the world, it will not happen while I am alive and probably not for decades or centuries after I am dead. What is the problem, you ask? Religion!

These people are killing each other and have been killing each other over some stupid bronze age myths that they somehow have been brainwashed into believing is real and not fiction. Both sides claim that certain spots in, among other places, Jerusalem is so called holy. It's no more holy than my asshole, but when you are a retard brainwashed into believing bronze age myths, it's difficult to understand that these rock filled area are totally worthless and not special in any way shape or form except in the mind of the deranged religious retard.

These people, on both sides, will continue to kill each other until one of the sides have been exterminated. Israel is a worthless piece of rock and if it had not been for all the religious delirium surrounding the place, nobody would have been giving a flying fuck about the are or if they killed each other.

So, bottom line is, I don't give a shit about Israel, I don't give a shit about Palestinians and I don't give a shit about retarded muslims, jews or christians and their god fantasies. So, if these morons wants to go on and kill each other for another 60 years, I am more than happy to step aside and say "Go right ahead!"

If they really want peace in this area, they will first have to recognize that religion is nothing but bronze age mythology and not real, educate the people and understand that what they have been fighting over, has been worthless fantasies. Until that happens, the Middle East will continue to be a war torn and I will continue to not care one iota if they are!

And I will never vote for anyone who wants to spend my tax money in this crazy religious mess.

So, Jews, christians and muslims - Once you realize that religion is just bronze age mythology and that gods are only found in a six inch area between your ears, you will have the opportunity to create peace in the Middle East. Until then... pffft...

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