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Old 12-28-2003, 04:06 PM   #196
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...when you hit your computer and call it names when you find out that you installed TWO LILOs, and that they conflicted with each other and erased the MBR (thats happened to me more times then ill admit )

...when you tell people about this thread and how much it applies to you
 
Old 12-29-2003, 05:05 PM   #197
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...when you can't go a few hours without getting on the computer.. they need a patch.. I mean it.. its like an addiction..
 
Old 12-29-2003, 05:11 PM   #198
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When you move your home office to your bedroom so you don't have as far to go when you have those late night Eureka moments....
 
Old 12-29-2003, 05:31 PM   #199
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When you set up your PC to be accessable from the internet not so you can pull files, but so you can get your PC to start doing something while you are in rush hour traffic.
 
Old 12-29-2003, 05:33 PM   #200
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When you try:
cd /home/parents
make mrproper
make xcnofig
make dep
make clean
make modules
make modules_install
make install
./newparents
 
Old 12-29-2003, 05:44 PM   #201
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When you set up your PC to be accessable from the internet not so you can pull files, but so you can get your PC to start doing something while you are in rush hour traffic.
Thats not really a bad idea.. I mean that could be useful for computer geeks to start their programming from their car while in a traffic jam.. I guess it can be done, to a certain point..

Okay don't mind my extensive rambleing...
 
Old 12-29-2003, 06:42 PM   #202
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when you start seeing the penguin everywhere you go
 
Old 12-29-2003, 07:06 PM   #203
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When all of your non-computer geek friends know Tux's name.

When you pick up a phone to call your friend, and start dialing "192.168...." :d
 
Old 12-30-2003, 12:03 AM   #204
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When all of your non-computer geek friends know Tux's name.

When you pick up a phone to call your friend, and start dialing "192.168...." :d
Now that's a great idea...any body got a VOIP app. for that?
 
Old 12-30-2003, 12:16 AM   #205
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Those apps are great, when you don't have the ports blocked out on your firewall that you have no control over
 
Old 12-30-2003, 11:11 AM   #206
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you wish you could defrag the parking lot to make finding spaces easier
...and telefrag the traffic warden to make parking in them easier.
 
Old 12-30-2003, 11:24 AM   #207
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When your parents take away your computer keyboard as punishment when you were a kid instead of grounding you... this really happened to me

Last edited by hobbestec; 12-30-2003 at 11:26 AM.
 
Old 12-30-2003, 12:07 PM   #208
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you wish you could defrag the parking lot to make finding spaces easier
unless your at a place where you have final int MYPARKINGSPACE assigned.
 
Old 12-30-2003, 12:43 PM   #209
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.. you type in your root password working on someone else's computer

... when you start to like RMS

... when you look for the the /src in windoze

... when ur car won't start and u say, close all windows, shut down the machine and restart

.. when u no longer like the color of ur car and look for the preference menu on the dashboard
 
Old 12-30-2003, 12:59 PM   #210
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Originally posted by 2damncommon
Can someone point me to a "howto" on this?
...try typing "man woman" and see if you get the necessary answers.

...You go to the zoo and try to see if the penguins have TUX logos on their feet

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