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Ask Slashdot: Migrating a Router From Linux To *BSD?

pooh666 Please explain (402 comments)

Why am I suppose to hate systemd? I frankly haven't noticed it at all until people started complaining here.

about two weeks ago
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The Billionaires' Space Club

pooh666 Re:Do I buy it? (235 comments)

But what if no charity at all evetually spawns wider thought on our responsiblity to each other, not as charity, but as being decent human beings.

about a month ago
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Librarians: The Google Before Google

pooh666 Re:Stamps? (94 comments)

What about compression/measurement error due to squeezing the stamps? Maybe if they are stacked and then laid horizontally? What about comparing water moistened stamps to saliva moistened stamps? Maybe either one gets the stamp more wet and causes some curling, for example.

about a month ago
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Ask Slashdot: How Should a Liberal Arts Major Get Into STEM?

pooh666 Donate (280 comments)

your body to science

about a month and a half ago
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Node.js Forked By Top Contributors

pooh666 The main question is (254 comments)

Which one should I use now and why?

about 2 months ago
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The Cost of the "S" In HTTPS

pooh666 Re:So ends a fad (238 comments)

What is the alternative?

about 2 months ago
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CoreOS Announces Competitor To Docker

pooh666 Re:Fuck me. (71 comments)

He wasn't talking about FreeBSD 20 years ago, he was talking about App deployment on mainframes 20 years ago. Yes, junior it isn't a new idea. Sure some things are different, but many fundamentals were ideas way way before we had the super power, speed we do now.

about 2 months ago
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Want To Work For a Cool Tech Company? Hone Your Social Skills

pooh666 Re:Barking up the wrong tree (139 comments)

It was kinda sorta in style during the Roman empire, just for a few centuries or so.

about 2 months ago
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Black Friday '14: E-commerce Pages Far Slower Than They Were in 2013

pooh666 Re:The problem is relational databases. (143 comments)

Fucktard, you are an absolute moron. Anon coward or not it has to be said. Look up the term, middleware, PLEASE.

about 2 months ago
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Black Friday '14: E-commerce Pages Far Slower Than They Were in 2013

pooh666 Re:excessive scripts (143 comments)

What is the site? This smells of some poor choices, but mixing in A/B with Analytics in your description is not clear. Are your pages fully cached with a CDN? Are there major content decisions made only in the JS?

about 2 months ago
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Black Friday '14: E-commerce Pages Far Slower Than They Were in 2013

pooh666 Re:excessive scripts (143 comments)

It isn't the amount, as much as the complexity and the number of different vendors, programmers, companies that are represented. The post a way's up blaming "tracking" is way oversimplified and hitting the wrong issue. How do you debug a page for performance AND MAKE ANY CHANGES, if much of the code you didn't write and you can't change?

about 2 months ago
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Black Friday '14: E-commerce Pages Far Slower Than They Were in 2013

pooh666 Re:But why? (143 comments)

I don't know how this got moded up, it is nonsense. Most tracking happens post load/post interactive, and someone saying, "looking at your status line" is a telltale for this person not having a clue about website performance opt. I get this from JS devs and PM's all of the time, and I really do have to prove that the 1M of badly optimized images is more the problem.

about 2 months ago
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Two Google Engineers Say Renewables Can't Cure Climate Change

pooh666 Re:If and only if (652 comments)

Lower transportation costs, well frankly if those go up, I see a likely benifit regarding more local jobs. I don't see batteries powering those massive container ships, but then again, there is more oil for that kind of shit if it isn't being used in cars, for other power etc.

about 2 months ago
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Ask Slashdot: Workaday Software For BSD On the Desktop?

pooh666 Trash me please (267 comments)

How the hell does this absolute crap get posted?

about 2 months ago
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Microsoft To Open Source .NET and Take It Cross-Platform

pooh666 Re:Desparate Microsoft pulls a "Sun Microsystems" (525 comments)

"What the fuck is Qt?", my boss says. He is right. Great news re .Net. Good luck to all of those unable to see the benifit of this. Our companies will eat your companies for peanuts, not because of .Net, but because your tech opinons are so clouded with emotion.

about 2 months ago
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Skilled Foreign Workers Treated as Indentured Servants

pooh666 Re:Time for Solidarity? (284 comments)

I only remember it from the time when people could afford to pay their doctors for the most part.

about 3 months ago
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Skilled Foreign Workers Treated as Indentured Servants

pooh666 Re:Abuses on all sides (284 comments)

Bullshit, you are a chump and your costs are insane for that rnd overheard conversation. Focus makes deadlines. People who ask questions get A's. People who don't you fire.

about 3 months ago

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