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Where is the horizon of your imagination?

Posted 07-06-2009 at 12:36 AM by Shingoshi

Do you dream at arms length?
Do you dream only as far as you can throw?
Or do your dreams extend beyond the realm of boundaries?

Given that likely all of us here are deeply involved to some extent in the development of technology, to what extent do you advance with the technology around you? Are you simply maintaining a state of parity, just trying to keep up with what's in front of you? How many would think of you as a visionary? How many times have you predicted something...
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i am failing to continue setup of "winedoors" in linux-xp?

Posted 07-05-2009 at 11:02 AM by baijuchaudhari

please guide me.
when i click on winedoors program, a window appears requesting name and organisation of user.
below this an option appears that shows "i have valid copy of windows"

after filling above information, when i click to continue, the continue tab becomes faint and nothing appears., the status remains as "idle".

i have tried to open "winedoors" in both general and root user and also stayed for processing for about...
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An insecurity complex...

Posted 07-05-2009 at 02:25 AM by Shingoshi

Why is it that so many websites (some hosted for open-source projects), refuse members to use strong passwords? By definition, any password which has nonalphanumeric characters, is more secure than those which don't.

So I find it particularly odd, that systems touting security, are themselves insecure for their primary audience. It's not like the software doesn't exist to allow maximum security for the creation of passwords. So what's the motivation for not implementing that security...
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This is an incontrovertible fact!

Posted 07-05-2009 at 01:57 AM by Shingoshi
Updated 07-05-2009 at 03:59 PM by Shingoshi

This is an incontrovertible fact!
The principle:
You will never save more by acquiring less than you can afford.

Context:
Every transaction is an expense of time and energy.
The expenditure of all energy is a function of time.
Energy is time. Once you've spent it, you don't get it back
You can steal from a person, but not from time.
In every situation we must ask ourselves, "are we committed to succeed, or committed to fail.

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Time is on my side..

Posted 07-03-2009 at 02:45 PM by sjampoo

Never a dull moment. In my previous posts I kinda managed to put some useful info for myself into my postings.

Anyways, looking back: Things changed. Now typing on my newly acquired slacktop An old thingy really, but works well. Took it out of it's misery ( clogged up, beaten and almost passed-out XP installation ),. whipe, and slackware 12.2 installed. With XFCE it's quick, smooth and kicking again.. Haven't detailed any installation problems though I had a few,.. laptop =...
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