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  1. Thanks a lot for this, I bought my lad the full...

    Thanks a lot for this, I bought my lad the full LABISTS kit for Christmas but have had a few issues with it (yes it is bit of a faff to setup). It had Debian pre-loaded but because I am...
  2. Do you have a link for this? (not the server,...

    Do you have a link for this? (not the server, the instructions to create it!)

    qh
  3. Sticky: I'd take that with a pinch of salt. qh

    I'd take that with a pinch of salt.

    qh
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    Bloody Bixby...

    Previous phone playing up so I purchase Galaxy S8. It's a decent phone, apart from the fact it has a "Bixby" button. Bixby is Samsung's go at Google Assistant and is no where as good as that. And...
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    Jimbo, Jim, Jiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimmmmmmmmmmmmmm!!! ...

    Jimbo, Jim, Jiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimmmmmmmmmmmmmm!!!


    https://media.giphy.com/media/Bu8ADbj7NuRry/giphy.gif



    *hugs* :hug:

    qh
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    "Doing a contract." Kinky, is she a goer? ...

    "Doing a contract." Kinky, is she a goer?

    Northern Lady?

    qh
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    I've just moved my junk bonds out of...

    I've just moved my junk bonds out of Liechtenstein as the rate has tanked, I've gone long on the pound, short on the euro and I have the Sunseeker up and ready for 2 weeks in Monaco. Can't use the...
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    My money is on him opening up a ltd co and...

    My money is on him opening up a ltd co and joining the next protest march.

    qh
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    I do imagine these cabinet reshuffles like are...

    I do imagine these cabinet reshuffles like are this...

    https://i.ytimg.com/vi/U0tpjs8zflQ/maxresdefault.jpg

    Well, what would you say… you do here?

    qh
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    Already pulling the strings for the Eton Loon,...

    Already pulling the strings for the Eton Loon, what's another few more?

    qh
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    See? CONTRACTOR POWER! He couldn't cope with it....

    See? CONTRACTOR POWER! He couldn't cope with it. :ladybags:

    qh
  12. It got me so frustrated and mad that I posted a...

    It got me so frustrated and mad that I posted a tweet.

    That'll learn em!

    qh
  13. I actually watched the 10pm news last night to...

    I actually watched the 10pm news last night to see if it was mentioned.

    Nope. Since it is the BBC possibly I was expecting too much.

    qh
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    Supports a ropey football team though. qh

    Supports a ropey football team though.

    qh
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    :rollin::rollin::rollin: qh

    :rollin::rollin::rollin:

    qh
  16. I wonder if he asked his accountant. :ohwell ...

    I wonder if he asked his accountant. :ohwell

    Maybe he wanted to claim JSA? :wink

    qh
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    They'll still be finding new and novel ways of...

    They'll still be finding new and novel ways of screwing us on rate.

    Sink or swim time for us all.

    qh
  18. That's the feller. For about 18 months I got...

    That's the feller. For about 18 months I got regular emails about moving to W&G, ooh nearly there, its all exciting, nearly there now, it'll be soon, next month, erm, spring. Maybe.

    Then, no...
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    I do like the early 80s 911 SC. Must be the...

    I do like the early 80s 911 SC. Must be the midlife crisis kicking in.

    qh
  20. Yes, it was due when they were bailed out with...

    Yes, it was due when they were bailed out with tax payers money back in 2008/9, so now they have to NOT BANK WITH YOU.

    Or something like that.

    qh
  21. Yes, I went through this last summer. I got 3k....

    Yes, I went through this last summer. I got 3k. :music:

    I was given a list of available banks, to move my biz acct to. I chose four however only the co-operative got back in touch.

    I don't...
  22. I would have thought Felching would be a no-no. ...

    I would have thought Felching would be a no-no.

    qh
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    A contractor I once work with wrapped his car...

    A contractor I once work with wrapped his car around a fence post belonging to Mr Parsons. He came out to see if he was okay.

    Nothing further to add. RIP Nicky.

    qh
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    Great links thanks Nick. Enjoyed Op Backfire...

    Great links thanks Nick.

    Enjoyed Op Backfire and the Credit Card one. :yay:

    qh
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    Thanks for the gifs and good luck. :wave: ...

    Thanks for the gifs and good luck. :wave:


    https://youtu.be/33izVlIOgnQ

    qh
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    I have given them Hercule Poiroit, Eddy...

    I have given them

    Hercule Poiroit, Eddy Merckx and Tintin.

    If they are typical UK based pimps under 25, they wouldn't have a clue who those people are so would probably accept.:eyes

    qh
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    TisWas was far better! :wink qh

    TisWas was far better! :wink

    qh
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    Enjoyed the story about the Coder, I remember few...

    Enjoyed the story about the Coder, I remember few people like that back in Uni on the Computing Course, proper oddballs, but quite gifted at coding.

    qh
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    The most users online...

    Most users ever online was 9,325, 8th November 2019 at 00:51.

    Really? At that time? Most were guests I take it?

    A big hello to all you lurkers out there. :wave:

    qh bored waiting for...
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    208.5 which is playing merry hell with my number...

    208.5 which is playing merry hell with my number OCD, so I need to try and work another day and a half. :freaky:

    qh
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    £50M seems a tad excessive, I'm calling an...

    £50M seems a tad excessive, I'm calling an insurance job.

    qh
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    Can be like school playground in here, but the...

    Can be like school playground in here, but the amount of posters offering help to the OP. Truly gladdens the soul. :yay:


    Ignore the cynics. Lots of good people out there. :hug:


    And if...
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    Much of it is jealousy. I mean how dare you have...

    Much of it is jealousy. I mean how dare you have the balls/skills to open up a limited company and sell yourself.

    I have said in the past, "it isn't a closed shop, you can do this yourself if you...
  34. Can you do the needful? qh

    Can you do the needful?


    qh
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    Strawberry Jam. ...

    Strawberry Jam.

    https://i.pinimg.com/originals/df/eb/4c/dfeb4caceb8262e99fd6bdb8b6de94b3.jpg

    All other flavours are for fannies. And taste crap. HTH. :D

    qh
  36. Carry On Computing? ...

    Carry On Computing?

    https://vice-images.vice.com/images/content-images/2016/05/17/carry-on-films-where-will-they-go-nostalgia-dads-army-body-image-1463494761.png?output-quality=75

    qh
  37. Let me cover you in my lines of Splunk. qh

    Let me cover you in my lines of Splunk.


    qh
  38. I would like to hack your back door. qh

    I would like to hack your back door.

    qh
  39. + 1 for this. Police said the scum are quick and...

    + 1 for this. Police said the scum are quick and quiet, so you need to make everything slow and loud.

    When I was burgled + had car nicked the one thing that shocked me was the ease of how they...
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    And now backtracked... Labour pledges to scrap...

    And now backtracked...

    Labour pledges to scrap IR35 rollout to business … and then backtracks

    qh
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    A guy posted a pic of them both i think a few...

    A guy posted a pic of them both i think a few days beforehand, Rhodes looked very ill. :sick

    qh
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    The sentence "My whole being was astonished."...

    The sentence "My whole being was astonished." would have been so much better just by changing the words 'was' and 'being' around.

    Poor editing.


    qh
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    Huge fan of his Bread & Butter pudding, using the...

    Huge fan of his Bread & Butter pudding, using the bain-marie method. I shall be making one this weekend in his honour.

    It's what he would have wanted. :music:

    RIP G Rhodes.

    qh
  44. Small update on this: Upgraded the PSU to...

    Small update on this:

    Upgraded the PSU to Corsair CX 450
    Stuck in a nVIDIA GTX 1050Ti 4GB Graphics Card
    NETGEAR wifi dongle which is quite good 150-175Mbps

    (already had XEON E3 and 28GB...
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    I believe that if you have a SM, and you change...

    I believe that if you have a SM, and you change suppliers they stop working, so you are back to sending in your own meter readings.

    Notice the adverts around these, very subtle language about...
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    Thanks for all comments. What got me thinking...

    Thanks for all comments.

    What got me thinking was l stumbled on a review of the Seagate IronWolf 110 SSD, I wasn't aware this was a thing, but tech is always moving fast.

    Seems like HDD now,...
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    It wasn't so much speed I was concerned about it...

    It wasn't so much speed I was concerned about it was more reliability, ie - SSDs no moving parts, less heat etc.

    Thanks for the tip on using old lappy. That could be doable.

    qh
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    Like the BBCrecords link. And people of a...

    Like the BBCrecords link.

    And people of a certain vintage will see the excellent 1980 Jam Long Player 'Sound Affects, is a pastiche to the Sound Effects (1969 edn) album in that link.

    qh
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    Home NAS with SSDs

    Looked at getting a NAS a few years ago but found a tad expensive however I seem to acquired a few TB worth of films/tv box sets that are on various laptops so looking at this again putting them all...
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    Always remember working at Barclays Radbroke 2008...

    Always remember working at Barclays Radbroke 2008 and how stuffy the attitude was, had to wear suit/tie etc. Anyone laughing, well, that was a no-no.

    Then going back 4 years later and totally...
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