Google -originated spam is now 99.7%1671 (4/16/2011 7:04:14 AM) comp.lang.fortran For information. (Yes, I also use a reader to avoid this). My point is that the newbie seeking help may very well be put off, if his only information is to search in Google groups. ... Terence
Fortran on graphics chips (e.g. Cuda).1192 (1/19/2011 6:23:36 AM) comp.lang.fortran I see that at the Las Vegas show last week, Microsoft said it would support Windows on the new nVidia chips designed for lap-top, (and I suppose: pad, and phone usage). Given that nVidia already has the Cuda mu... Terence
Help on CVF6.5 to Intel 11.1 wanted (not me)997 (12/29/2010 11:19:00 PM) comp.lang.fortran I noticed nobody tried to help the person in Florida who is trying to migrate to Intel 11.1 from CVF6.5. Unfortunately the sytax of the title of his original message looked like an advert. Did your spam filt... Terence
problem with compiling under G7718175 (8/17/2010 11:33:40 AM) comp.lang.fortran Just a short note.
I re-wrote the discussed Earthquake data processing program written in
Fortan IV for the CDC 6400 in 1978.
I finally compiled this with my F77 compiler, linked and ran and it
gave the e... Terence
spam percentage34168 (4/11/2010 8:41:48 AM) comp.lang.fortran I see, by count, that there are now 1 genuine forran postings per 3
pages of titles. At 30 odd titles per page, that makes it close to a
99% spam proportion.Anybody know how something can be done?
Or where t... Terence
Decline in posting counts301008 (1/6/2010 10:34:20 PM) comp.lang.fortran Note the decline in monthly posting counts from 2009 on.
And a very large proportion that year is spam.
The trend downwards is statistically significant.
I infer: "driven off by the spam".
year jan ... Terence
spam in c.l.f1091 (9/6/2011 12:53:07 AM) comp.lang.fortran I just tried something no one else might have thought of. I wrote a brief (polite) note to news.individual.net about 5 hours ago. An hour and a half later I got the response "Hi, > Do you guys know that ... dick.hendrickson(1286)
LUNS, 0...999?2064 (9/7/2011 11:26:08 AM) comp.lang.fortran A student came and asked me whether it is true that you can only have LUNS in the range 0...999. He wants to write a program in which he will open some thousands of files, and is wondering whether he can do thi... dieterhansbritz(63)
Formula Input - String1090 (9/8/2011 3:32:38 PM) comp.lang.fortran Hi all, Is there any simple way that one can read a string that complies with fortran syntax representing a function, say (dumb example): (sin(2.*x)*log(x**4))/(sqrt(3.*x**2) provided on the flight? This way... ibmichuco(27)
College use of fortran?2275 (9/10/2011 2:50:30 PM) comp.lang.fortran If I canvased colleges around the USA for the producer (Windows, not linux) of fortran they use, what's the most likely one I would find in use? Microsoft, Intel, ...? ... wolftracks(253)