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Avast cocksuckers are selling your browsing habits,data and other things. by Anonymous Remailer (austria)
In article - september.org Jason wrote: In article , says... In article Nomen Nescio...
Today 03:49 AM
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128 bit addressing for harddisk/block addressing. by [email protected]
(Prepare yourself, I don't know how yet ;) except demanding this =D) Title: 128 bit addressing for harddisk/block addressing. I will share with you what I have learned so far from excursion into the ms-dos age and "retro-gaming" and such: Addressing limitations are super annoying in all kinds of...
Yesterday 11:29 AM
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A strange weakness in all MS Windows versions by [email protected]
It contains no real/decent programming language, unlike ms-dos that did contain QBASIC, and the C64 which also contained BASIC. Something is better than nothing. How will "our" kinds now learn to program ?! It's a bit strange. I would recommend Microsoft to think about what they could add to...
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February 17th 20 05:29 PM
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Is there life inside of liquid crystal displays ? (LCD wave patterns) by [email protected]
I just did a high-speed capture of an lcd/vga monitor and it appeared some kind of pattern was showing when the monitor was blinking different colors at rapid speed, though still vertical retraced/synced to it's frequency of 60 hz or so. On the high speed footage it appears there are these wave...
February 17th 20 04:16 AM
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Linux-based Windows 12 Lite is '3x faster than Windows 10' and'immune from ransomware' by Anonymous Remailer (austria)
Windows 10 users have had a tough time of it lately, with updates causing all manner of problems, as well as the search function stopping working for many people. If you’re thinking now might be the time to look into an alternative operating system -- perhaps one based on Linux -- but you’re...
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February 14th 20 05:06 PM
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Advise for intel about integrating RAM onto chip. by [email protected]
One more posting though about the "RAM" integration attempt of intel and others onto CPUs/chips. It seems Intel is trying to be "nice" about it and trying to create an "eco" system for other RAM manufacturers to deliver "RAM" chips for integration on top of the Intel's CPUs. This tactic/strategy...
February 10th 20 04:33 AM
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The future of the PC and especially processors and software. by [email protected]
I will write one more post for now with my thoughts on where the PC is going and also processors and software. AMD has recently proven that it is possible to place 64 cores on a chip and this is going to revolutionize the software industry. At least it has the potential to do so. Multi-threaded...
February 10th 20 01:34 AM
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Motorola Set Top Box VIP 1963 is basically a noiseless 12.5 watt PCwithout fans and holes in it. (266 mhz !) by [email protected]
Motorola Set Top Box VIP 1963 is basically a noiseless 12.5 watt PC without fans and holes in it. (266 mhz !) One more thing I would like to write and inform you about. I found this Motorola Set Top Box VIP 1963, got it from my mother, saw it back then powering a TV. I took a closer look at this...
February 10th 20 12:47 AM
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Anybody interested in Gigaworks S750 subwoofer ? by [email protected]
Hello, I am willing to sell my broken/dead Gigaworks S750 subwoofer for 25 euro's. Information about this device is he http://www.skybuck.org/GigaWorksS750/ Interested buyer will have to pick up the device in my street.
February 3rd 20 04:33 PM
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CPU coolers aluminium versus copper core by [email protected]
I have an old HP business desktop that seems to have a problem with overheating. One has to keep the heatsink dust-free in order to survive. Now this is an aluminium heat sink and the CPU is TDP 95 W. Looking at some Intel stock coolers, they seem to use aliminium for 65 W CPU, but a copper core...
January 28th 20 02:52 AM
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Skybuck's advise for ms-dos retro-gaming. by [email protected]
Hello, Here is my preliminary conclusion for ms-dos retro-gaming: 1. Stick with your best windows computer and use dosbox whenever possible. 2. Gaming on real/old hardware is not advised for following reasons: 2.1 Stinky old computers. 2.2 Dirty old computers. 2.3 Limited storage space old...
January 27th 20 11:12 PM
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SBLive emulation is horrible and now suddenly drives broke: INI fileincomplete ? by [email protected]
Running my Pentium 166 and evaluating the value of SB Live. So far I am not impressed, the emulation is horrible in dos, though I think something is wrong. Pinball Dreams sounds horrible and Mortal Kombat has strange sound. Also PD sounds suddenly stopped working and such. Anyway I installed...
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January 27th 20 07:04 PM
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PCI-Z scan shows firewire 1394 on winfast NF4SK8AA motherboard ? WTF ? by [email protected]
The firewire thing looks suspicious to me, is PCI-Z also detecting it wrong ? The motherboard manual of winfast NF4SK8AA-manual-En-V1.0.pdf.zip mentions nothing about firewire (ieee 1394) ? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IEEE_1394 PCI-Z...
January 21st 20 12:10 PM
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Windows 7 x64 Ultimate edition hangs during PCI to PCI bridge driver by [email protected]
Windows 7 x64 Ultimate edition hangs during PCI to PCI bridge driver installation on Winfast Motherboard: NF4SK8AA There used to be a work-around solution for this, it involved disabling a certain driver or telling windows not to detect it. I am not even sure if it was a 100% work around but ever...
January 21st 20 12:07 PM
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How to fix ?: Booting Windows 7 x64 from usb: STOP 0x0000007B by [email protected]
I am now very close to booting Windows 7 x64 from USB stick. I use qemu-img and win32diskwriter to convert vmdk to img and then write it to usb stick. I also used testdisk tool to discover what is on usb stick to make sure I don't overwrite the wrong one. More about these tools and their links...
January 16th 20 05:35 PM
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How to copy Windows 10 x86 in VMDK file to USB Drive/Stick ? by [email protected]
Hello, I am struggling a bit here to copy a virtual harddisk created with VMDK and a windows 10 x86 installation to a usb stick so the usb stick can booted. So far I have discovered and tried some things: 1. VMDK2Phys tool available on sourceforge. When this tool is used, the partitions of...
January 12th 20 09:02 PM
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"This free Windows 10 upgrade offer still works. Here's why -- and how to get it" by Lynn McGuire[_3_]
"This free Windows 10 upgrade offer still works. Here's why -- and how to get it" https://www.zdnet.com/article/this-free-windows-10-upgrade-offer-still-works-heres-why-and-how-to-get-it/ "More than three years after Microsoft’s free upgrade offer officially ended, people are still reporting...
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January 12th 20 12:29 AM
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Status update on retro gaming on ms-dos 6.22 on dreampc from 2006 in 2020 by [email protected]
YOyoyoyoHOhohohoh, Wow, it's quite an undertaking to try and get ms-dos and it's games working in a real execution environment. So far I've been messing with zipdrives and zipdisks but got that working as well, under real and virtualize environments which is kinda cool. FAT16 was created on a 4...
January 10th 20 10:06 AM
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Little warning: USB is broken: USB 2.0/3.0 doesn't work on USB 1.0 by [email protected]
Sigh, As far as I know nobody made a video about how usb 2.0/3.0 external harddisks and usb sticks can't work on usb 1.0. The manufacturers kinda implicitely/indirectly mention this but not mentioning usb 1.0 backwards compatibility. So basically this means the USB STANDARD IS BROKEN and...
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January 9th 20 06:47 AM
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MS-Dos 6.22 in PCemV15Win don't see CD-ROM drive when 1 partition + 3logical partitions ? How to fix ? by [email protected]
Hello, I created 8 GB image with PCemV15, installed ms-dos 6.22 into it. Used WinImage to convert floppy images to img format also used it to insert additional files and fixes into iso's and such. Used SCSI harddisk drive setting to install ms-dos 6.22 onto 8 GB harddisk, MS-DOS 6.22 creates...
January 9th 20 06:44 AM
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