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TEPCO: Nearly All Nuclear Fuel Melted At Fukushima No. 3 Reactor

jalet Re:So.. what? (255 comments)

You made my day, thanks a lot ! Hopefully they'll understand some day...

about a month ago
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Python Bumps Off Java As Top Learning Language

jalet Finally... (415 comments)

... some common sense !

about 2 months ago
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University of Cambridge Develops Potentially More Secure Password Storage System

jalet Re:Whatever happened to iris scans? (70 comments)

How do you get more secure than the iris?

By using the anus instead.

about 6 months ago
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Australia and NSA Gain Comprehensive Access To Indonesian Phone System

jalet Re:Everyone does it (133 comments)

You made my day !

about 7 months ago
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Does Anyone Make a Photo De-Duplicator For Linux? Something That Reads EXIF?

jalet DigicaMerge (243 comments)

See http://www.librelogiciel.com/s...

I haven't modified nor used it in years (I don't own a digital camera anymore...) so I ignore if it still works with up to date libraries, but its "--nodupes" option does what you want, and its numerous other command line options (http://www.librelogiciel.com/software/DigicaMerge/commandline) help you solve the main problems of managing directories full of pictures.

It's Free Software, licensed under the GNU GPL of the Free Software Foundation.

Hoping this helps

about 8 months ago
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The Role of Freeloaders In Open Source Communities

jalet Freeloaders (120 comments)

There are two kinds of them : the one who complains for any reason and often doesn't even know why, wasting coders' time, and the one who sends logically articulated problem reports (not necessarily in a bug tracker), helping coders to improve their software.

about 8 months ago
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A Plan To Fix Daylight Savings Time By Creating Two National Time Zones

jalet Re:Daylight Saving Time (545 comments)

The french call it "heure d'été", which exactly means "summer time".

about 10 months ago
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French Police To Switch 72,000 Desktop PCs To Linux

jalet Re:national law enforcement agency = FBI in usa? (183 comments)

Not really.

Police is usually mostly for urban areas, and Gendarmerie mostly found in the country side.

Also Gendarmerie staff are military personnel, while Police are not.

about a year ago
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Lowell Observatory Pushes To Name an Asteroid "Trayvon"

jalet Re:Victim Belt (588 comments)

> Astronomers usually want to inspire hope, and looking up at things named after victims just doesn't seem right.

Then let's all look up at Uranus !

1 year,9 days
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Snowden Offered Asylum By Venezuelan President

jalet Re:Venezuela background (380 comments)

And even if there was, I think you could use sheets of any US or European newspaper instead ;-)

about a year ago
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Irish Supreme Court Upholds 3-Strikes Rule For Copyright Violation

jalet Re:tl;dr It's Guinness Time (82 comments)

Many thanks for the translation into something that can be understood !

about a year ago
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Marriages Spawned From Online Dating As Satisfying As From Traditional Dating

jalet Re:That bad huh? (313 comments)

Where are mod points when you need them ???

You made my day, man !

LOL

about a year ago
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Four At Once: Volcano Quartet Erupts On Kamchatka

jalet Re:Dumb place to mount the camera (77 comments)

> who wants to stare are the pilots?

Hmmm... well... In Soviet Russia, the government stares at You !

It was easy.

about a year and a half ago
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Death Valley Dethrones Impostor As Hottest Place On Earth

jalet Re:What if... (175 comments)

Hmmmm... modern democracies !

about a year and a half ago
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World's Longest High-Speed Rail Line Opens In China

jalet Re:Therewhile ... (322 comments)

From Rome to Berlin... Maybe you should open a map of Europe and see what's in between these two cities : Huge mountains. Try Paris to Barcelona instead (7h25), for example, and tell us if taking the plane is really worth it, considering all the security circus you've got to live with when taking planes and the fact that trains will bring you directly to near the center of each city.

about a year and a half ago
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Finding a Crowdsourced Cure For Brain Cancer

jalet Re:Misguided (217 comments)

> You're diluted.

FTFY

about 2 years ago

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