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Short Notice: LogMeIn To Discontinue Free Access

anatoli Re:this is all NAT's fault (408 comments)

If you are running your IPv6 setup directly connected to the big bad net with no firewall, you are doing it wrong.

about 8 months ago
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Short Notice: LogMeIn To Discontinue Free Access

anatoli Re:this is all NAT's fault (408 comments)

You will be running a firewall in any case, IPv4 or IPv6, if you have a modicum of common sense. Opening and remapping a port it is no harder than just opening it. You just fill another box in the GUI, or whatever. Not an oh-so-great difficulty.

about 8 months ago
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Adware Vendors Buying Chrome Extensions, Injecting Ads

anatoli Re:We're all really screwed if... (194 comments)

Their FAQ says "no one can buy their way to the whitelist". Do you think they are lying?

BTW you can always change the defaults, that's what your brain is for.

about 8 months ago
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Adware Vendors Buying Chrome Extensions, Injecting Ads

anatoli Re:Great (194 comments)

A virus can get your passwords even if you set up a master password. It's not even moderately difficult.

about 8 months ago
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Bennett Haselton: Google+ To Gmail Controversy Missing the Point

anatoli I have just went through a google account (244 comments)

creation process. It doesn't mention "public profile" anywhere. It doesn't join me G+ in a sneaky way like described in the article It does prompt me to "upgrade" though, but I don't have to actively avoid it, like some comments imply.

My name there is "- -" (dash as the first name, dash as the second name), can you find me on G+?

TEntireFA doesn't make much sense.

about 8 months ago
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UK Company Successfully Claims Ownership of "Pinterest" Trademark

anatoli Bah! (133 comments)

I propsose they take the name "Shminterest". Can swap my rights to it for a modest stash of Queen's portraits.

about 8 months ago
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Cairo 2D Graphics May Become Part of ISO C++

anatoli Rendering is great (430 comments)

but how do I interact with the program? Will the new standard include anything like mouse input?

about 9 months ago
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Cairo 2D Graphics May Become Part of ISO C++

anatoli Re:Sure, why not (430 comments)

C/C++ is undefined behavior. Don't do that, kids!

about 9 months ago
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Broadcasting Spam into Space

anatoli RBL?! (218 comments)

The Galaxy is going to RBL us. To prevent this we should act quickly and eradicate these spammers from the face of this planet.

Wait, wait! Not the guys with a 0.5W TX. The guys with 1000000W TX. I mean television.
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more than 15 years ago

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