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Old 07-03-2006, 10:51 AM   #61
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Greeting to all and more to Jeremy for his great effort, now LQ has turned six, what a great birthday!! Well, I have been trying to post a thread but I seem not to find the button for posting new thread. I am using Mandriva 2006 and i want to use it as a bandwidth manager to do bandwidth limiting. Can someone help me to find a way out or suggest to me any other way i can go about this or a link that will give me the clue to do it. The reason I need it is that some host in my Lan are using more bandwidth than the others there by slowing down the entire network speed. Is there a way out with mandriva 2006 or any other solution other than the one that will take money from my desk. I will greatly I appreciate. Thanks
Old 07-03-2006, 01:20 PM   #62
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I'd like to add my thanks & congratulations on 6 years, as well!
Old 07-04-2006, 01:00 AM   #63
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I haven't made many posts here but I have LinuxQuestions as a search in Firefox when I get stuck.
Congrats and thanks for all the help you've given me.

(For those of you that don't know how to insert Linuxquestions into the search box go here and enter into the Site Name field and hit Search)
Old 07-04-2006, 01:50 AM   #64
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I don't post very much, as all of the question I have already seem to be answered - and for that, I thank you for your fantastic members and a very easy system to use. Happy birthday!
Old 07-04-2006, 02:36 AM   #65
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Happy Birthday LQ

"La Multi Ani!" from Romania
Old 07-04-2006, 03:18 AM   #66
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Originally Posted by Cathbard
(For those of you that don't know how to insert Linuxquestions into the search box go here and enter into the Site Name field and hit Search)
Nice tip, mate!
Old 07-05-2006, 08:37 AM   #67
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Originally posted by Donchima:
Well, I have been trying to post a thread but I seem not to find the button for posting new thread
If you use this link it should take you there;
Old 07-06-2006, 01:12 PM   #68
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Thanks, mikieboy, for you help. I can now post my thread. Next time i will adhere to your advice on "If at first you don't succeed, have a beer. (You might not be more successful afterwards but at least you won't be as bothered.)" I appreciate. But do you have idea of how I can get my problem of bandwidth limiting solved?
Old 07-07-2006, 01:55 AM   #69
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not the biggest poster, more of the reader on this forum finding all kinds of nifty tricks. Have to say big thanks to the LQ! Happy Birthday! Without this wonderful community I be still searching for my answers! Happy helpful community, hope we stay that way! Happy Birthday once again LQ!!!!!
Old 07-07-2006, 11:15 AM   #70
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Happy Birthday LQ!

Never would have made it this far without y'all

Old 07-07-2006, 11:19 AM   #71
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LinuxQuestions is just a great place to come. I'm glad it has prospered, since I started using Linux just about a year after LQ came around.

I would not have understood the uses of Linux had it not been for LQ.
Old 07-07-2006, 11:36 AM   #72
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Thumbs up has done a great job not only for a certain community but for whole world
Old 07-07-2006, 01:24 PM   #73
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I have been happy to use . I am not sure if I know how to use winblows anymore. I know sometimes I have to, but it is not my favorite thing to do.

The funny thing is, a lot of users who have been here for a long time like to say things like Google it before asking questions. And the funny thing is %70 of all my problems that I google come here.

You must be doing something right. Happy Birthday and thanks to all the people who make this happen.
Old 07-19-2006, 06:22 PM   #74
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I would just like to say thanks. This site has been a great help to me. From working on linux clusters at my office to playing games on my slackware box at home, this site has almost invariably answered my questions or guided me to the solutions. Thanks Jeremy!
Old 07-30-2006, 09:50 AM   #75
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Belated Happy Birthday



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