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#176 2014-04-10 04:56:05

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Why?

By the way, is using an older kernel bad?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
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#177 2014-04-10 04:57:34

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Of course not. One week ago it was the latest thing. Usually security updates are more important than just some bugfixes.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#178 2014-04-10 05:07:00

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Can it interfere with the speed?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#179 2014-04-10 05:07:57

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Linux they say is lightning fast. How can you improve on that?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#180 2014-04-10 05:43:36

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Light has a finite speed.


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#181 2014-04-10 05:53:52

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

My point is that linux loves to update every 20 seconds. Sooner or later there will be an update that does not gel with the current configuration.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#182 2014-04-11 02:11:00

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Poor typing caught you again... smile


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#183 2014-04-11 04:25:56

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Nope, gel is a word.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#184 2014-04-11 04:42:20

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

but it cannot be used interchangably with get


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#185 2014-04-11 04:44:09

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Get is not the word I wanted. Gel in this case is slang, it means will not mix.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#186 2014-04-11 04:52:35

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Is elementary OS Luna a better option or Bodhi?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#187 2014-04-11 04:54:07

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

I do not think there is a significant difference between about 100 distros of linux.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#188 2014-04-11 04:59:46

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Okay.

Do you know what a "mandatory xkcd refference" is?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#189 2014-04-11 05:06:15

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Mandatory? xkcd? Reference? Icimasu.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#190 2014-04-11 05:13:54

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

http://meta.stackoverflow.com/questions/81903/why-does-stack-overflow-ask-for-birthday-in-format-yyyy-mm-dd#comment611201_81903


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#191 2014-04-11 05:21:16

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Okay, it is a birthday. How does that relate?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#192 2014-04-11 05:27:55

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

You did not see the comment.


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#193 2014-04-11 05:32:09

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

ErikHeemskerk's comment? What about it?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#194 2014-04-11 13:10:08

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

He knows what an XKCD refference is


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#195 2014-04-11 13:21:23

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Hmmm, and why is that important?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#196 2014-04-12 04:06:07

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Because it is about math and philosophy.

What does 'liberal arts major' mean?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#197 2014-04-12 04:08:57

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Someone who has never heard of math.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#198 2014-04-12 04:10:29

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Such people exist?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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#199 2014-04-12 04:11:35

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Yes, most people here majored in it. The result

1 -> 29.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#200 2014-04-12 04:12:43

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Re: Do you lead a Gangnam Style Life?

Does it mean replace 1 by 29?


'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'
'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'
'You have made another human being happy. There is no greater accomplishment.' -bobbym

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