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Oracle Promises 100x Faster DB Queries With New In-Memory Option

sethmeisterg Re:HOW MUCH YOU WANNA BET !! (174 comments)

Huh? ECC corrects 1-bit errors and detects >1-bit errors. There is no corruption. Stop the nonsense and get off the crack pipe.

about a year ago
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Intel Rolls Out Raspberry Pi Competitor

sethmeisterg IDIOTS!!!! (214 comments)

They totally missed the point of RPi. AFFORDABILITY and ACCESSIBILITY were the main goals. This $200 monster is neither. It will fail BIG time.

about a year ago
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OpenZFS Project Launches, Uniting ZFS Developers

sethmeisterg Re:Advatages of ZFS over BTRFS? (297 comments)

ZFS is gorgeous, whereas BTRFS is, well, usually walking around with a paper bag over its head.

about a year ago
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US Intercepts Iranian Order For Attack On US Embassy In Iraq

sethmeisterg Re:You guys are hilarious! (433 comments)

That was a good reply -- you should have posted as a real user :).

about a year ago
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US Intercepts Iranian Order For Attack On US Embassy In Iraq

sethmeisterg You guys are hilarious! (433 comments)

You're all "The government is a bunch of liars". So even if they actually told the truth, you would never accept it. That's just awesome :).

about a year ago
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US Forces Ready To Strike Syria If Ordered

sethmeisterg Re:Nobel Peace Prize (918 comments)

Definitely, but unfortunately, we do not have the power of the Organians to unilaterally destroy all weaponry ;).

about a year ago
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New Tech Money, Same Old Problems

sethmeisterg Re:Meritocracy is now a problem? (372 comments)

My guess is the OP will say that taxes are not actually spent on infrastructure improvements in the area in which they live. But who cares? Caltrans spends a lot upgrading roadways all over the state. Look at the 101 project now, FFS.

about a year ago
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Ask Slashdot: What To Do With New Free Time?

sethmeisterg Develop an identity outside of work (299 comments)

As someone who has worked for the same company for a long time, my advice is to develop your extra-work identity. Not doing that can cause you to fall into a deep depression if you should lose your job, since your personal identity will have been bound so closely.

about a year ago
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Apple To Launch Largest Stock Repurchasing Plan In History

sethmeisterg Re:Dumbest idea, ever (282 comments)

Got news for ya there, Captain Compost. The iPhone 5 was Jobs's design. How does that fit in with your little troll story?

about a year ago
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Demand for Kopi Luwak May Be Threatening Wildlife

sethmeisterg Re:Just pay me $1000/lb and... (112 comments)

Who's to say the fermentation would take 2 weeks? I have developed a patent-pending process whereby I'm able to drop the fermentation time down to 1.5 days without affecting the taste of the final product. It is true, though, that the volume of ingestion might be a small issue, but it's worth a shit, err.. shot.

about a year and a half ago
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Demand for Kopi Luwak May Be Threatening Wildlife

sethmeisterg Just pay me $1000/lb and... (112 comments)

I'll be more than happy to eat a bunch of coffee cherries and shit them out for you. Heck, I'll even ship them to you for no additional charge.

about a year and a half ago
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Oracle Releases SPARC T5 Servers; Too Late?

sethmeisterg Re:We're running away from SPARC as fast... (175 comments)

What do you mean Oracle seems to be doing all they can to kill Solaris? They're POURing money in Solaris development.

about a year and a half ago
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North Korea Kills Phone Line, 1953 Armistice; Kim Jong Un's Funds Found In China

sethmeisterg Re:Backing assholes. (330 comments)

When you rely on a corrupt government for the tiny amount of food that you get, you've believe just about anything they tell you to. And that's the point.

about a year and a half ago
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To Open Source Obama's Get-Out-the-Vote Code Or Not?

sethmeisterg Re:Huge hole in that argument (356 comments)

Nice. I reserve that for the teabaggers ;).

about 2 years ago

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