Download Timeout, INBOX->LocalFolder064 (5/7/2008 10:59:49 AM) comp.mail.pine I'm on dialup, and on rare occasions, I have correspondents who insist on sending multi-MB attachments. With MUAs like Kmail, the download from the server to local folders takes a while, understandably, but wit... Harold
(OT) Nokia Buys Trolltech4945 (1/28/2008 11:15:37 AM) comp.os.linux.misc [Please note: FU set to colm...] IMO, yet another subtle signal that GPL/FOSS/Linux is a primetime player: Nokia said on Monday it would offer 16 crowns for each share in Norway's software firm, compare... Harold
SCOX Delisted On NASDAQ043 (12/27/2007 11:24:08 AM) comp.unix.sco.misc On December 21, 2007, the Company received a letter from the Panel, informing the Company that the Panel had determined to delist the Company's securities from The Nasdaq Stock Market and will suspend ... Harold
(OT) US Patent Trolls Target Linux1442 (10/12/2007 10:32:26 AM) comp.os.linux.misc Wotta coinkydink... Monkey Boy gets another lawsuit-by-proxy again, now that SCOx is dead: Patent Infringement Lawsuit Filed Against Red Hat & Novell - Just Like Ballmer Predicted .... So in July on... Harold
(OT) SCOX Files Chapter 11 (Reorg)4046 (9/14/2007 7:44:11 PM) comp.os.linux.misc You nest of vipers: just die already willya? http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/070914/laf040.html?.v=101 -- Regards, Weird (Harold Stevens) * IMPORTANT EMAIL INFO FOLLOWS * Pardon any bogus email addresses... Harold
(OT) SCO Told "Take A Hike"737 (8/11/2007 10:50:55 AM) comp.os.linux.misc For those of you just joining us here, this phrickin' shakedown racket by Utah horse thieves has been enriching lawyers nearly five years now: SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 10 (Reuters) - A U.S. judge ruled on Friday ... Harold
chroot = out of memory ?2071 (10/2/2009 1:57:15 PM) comp.os.linux.misc I can't afford to free-up my main-box: with 130MB RAM, running Mandrk 9, knl: 2.4*, but I want a 2.6 kernel installation, for geda, which seems to need it. So, I've punished myself with trying to [first taste]... no.top.post(347)
low level linux productivety315 (10/10/2009 1:58:45 AM) comp.software-eng IIRC I've been using linux for several decades.
From the beginning I made use of the visual file-manager: mc,
so I didn't have to grovel with the intricacies of mv ...etc.
Because someone gave me the 2009 ... no
Fortran vs. Octave/Matlab25108 (11/2/2009 10:49:32 AM) comp.lang.fortran Hi! Beside the advantage of higher speed of the programs - what are the features of Fotran which aren't available in interpreters like Octave/Matlab? I am using Matlab at the moment. Please make a good case ... florian.xaver(1)
OT New News Reader Sort Problems1958 (2/21/2010 4:17:51 PM) comp.lang.fortran I broke down and bought a supernews account just for reading comp.lang.fortran (since AT&T dropped it) and am now using Thunderbird as the news reader. Thunderbird doesn't sort by date correctly, it uses a ... garylscott(1357)