Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back > Forums > Non-*NIX Forums > General
User Name
General This forum is for non-technical general discussion which can include both Linux and non-Linux topics. Have fun!


  Search this Thread
Old 01-30-2005, 03:09 PM   #1
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: South Africa
Distribution: Ubuntu (Feisty)
Posts: 280

Rep: Reputation: 31
Any *nix stuff in your house (non-software)?

I just got my /usr/bin/drinking? shirt in the mail, and I was wondering, has anybody else got anything to do with *nix in their house (excluding software etc.)? I'm talking about Tux dolls etc :P
Old 01-30-2005, 09:52 PM   #2
Senior Member
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: pikes peak
Distribution: Slackware, LFS
Posts: 2,577

Rep: Reputation: 48
Heh, I've got a penguin doll I plucked out of a Claw Machine.......I've had it for 4 years now............
Old 01-30-2005, 09:59 PM   #3
Senior Member
Registered: Jun 2003
Distribution: Mint 13/15, CentOS 6.4
Posts: 2,020

Rep: Reputation: 48
i've got a tux hat i've had for a couple years, and i just got a tux bumpersticker.
Old 01-30-2005, 10:05 PM   #4
Senior Member
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: So. Cal.
Distribution: Slack 11
Posts: 1,737

Rep: Reputation: 46
Linux Questions coffee cup
Linux in a nutshell book
I found (on the slackware website) one of those little square stickers that go in the recessed square on a computer tower, for slackware, I am gonna order one.

Last edited by BajaNick; 01-30-2005 at 10:14 PM.
Old 01-30-2005, 10:07 PM   #5
Senior Member
Registered: May 2004
Location: Hilliard, Ohio, USA
Distribution: Slackware, Kubuntu
Posts: 1,851

Rep: Reputation: 47
RedHat hat.
Old 01-30-2005, 10:11 PM   #6
Senior Member
Registered: Jun 2003
Distribution: Mint 13/15, CentOS 6.4
Posts: 2,020

Rep: Reputation: 48
Originally posted by BajaNick
Linux in a nutshell book
oh yeah, i have the o'reilly linux pocket guide. i got it on amazon for around $2 or 3, it put me over the top for free shipping on some other stuff.
Old 01-30-2005, 11:19 PM   #7
Registered: Jun 2004
Location: Kalifornia
Distribution: YOPER+KDE
Posts: 263

Rep: Reputation: 30
i have some suse cd's.

i was going to get the oreilly linux pocket guide, but because its based on red hat, i decided to see if i can find something else.
Old 02-01-2005, 04:07 PM   #8
Senior Member
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Burke, VA
Distribution: RHEL, Slackware, Ubuntu, Fedora
Posts: 1,418
Blog Entries: 1

Rep: Reputation: 46
I've got lots of SCO Unix stuff... Figure its good for anything other than a bonfire?

(relative used to work for SCO, prior to the buyout)

Old 02-01-2005, 04:42 PM   #9
Senior Member
Registered: May 2004
Location: Australia
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 3,545

Rep: Reputation: 57
The geekiest thing I own is a Trogdor t-shirt... and even people who don't get it laugh at it which is dumb.
Old 02-02-2005, 01:16 PM   #10
Registered: Dec 2004
Posts: 61

Rep: Reputation: 15
i have a tux doll with commands and directory locations printed out all over it. best part is i have no idea where it came from.
Old 02-02-2005, 11:26 PM   #11
Registered: Sep 2004
Location: Texas, USA
Distribution: Slack 9.1 with slackware-current packages...
Posts: 164

Rep: Reputation: 30
Linux in a Nutshell signed by George A. Romero.
Penguin plush.
Old 02-03-2005, 12:49 AM   #12
LQ Guru
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: N. E. England
Distribution: Fedora, CentOS, Debian
Posts: 16,298

Rep: Reputation: 77
I got a Sybex Linux+ book, a Unix book and a Linux newbie sysadmin book. I also have a little stuffed pvc Tux staring at me from the top of my monitor and a few Tux case badges.
Old 02-03-2005, 12:58 AM   #13
Registered: Feb 2004
Posts: 58

Rep: Reputation: 15
I have a Firefox shirt but it got messed it up (stained) so I don't wear it in public anymore.
Old 02-03-2005, 09:49 AM   #14
Registered: Dec 2002
Location: cincinnati
Posts: 87

Rep: Reputation: 15
I've got a programming with Perl book, a tux plush toy, an old red hat bible(for redhat 6.2 - it's my monitor stand now...) I've got a big mug that I painted with "/dev/beer"..
Old 02-03-2005, 12:31 PM   #15
Senior Member
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: Knoxville, TN
Distribution: Kubuntu 9.04
Posts: 1,168

Rep: Reputation: 53
I've got a FreeBSD beanie daemon. He's quite a horny little fellow.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Looking for funny stuff (software) wlaw Linux - Software 2 09-11-2004 05:35 PM
Is there drive cloning software similar to Ghost for *nix? ExoZagNoid Linux - Software 3 06-18-2004 12:37 AM
*nix Software for programming SPS with Step7? bligg Linux - Software 0 11-06-2003 09:17 AM
Any good linux music creation software (other than midi stuff) calimer Linux - Software 7 08-05-2003 02:24 AM
is there an EE in the house? Brain Drop General 8 07-16-2003 06:46 PM > Forums > Non-*NIX Forums > General

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:22 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration