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## #26 2013-05-08 22:56:04

phrontister
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

My pleasure!

I tried to PM you about half an hour ago but got that same message, and so I've sent MIF a PM - which went ok - asking if our PM problem (and I don't mean Australia's Prime Minister!) could be fixed.

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## #27 2013-05-09 06:17:48

anonimnystefy
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

145%.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #28 2013-05-09 06:36:10

bobbym
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Are you sure you do not have hidden pm's in there?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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## #29 2013-05-09 07:08:16

anonimnystefy
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Yes.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #30 2013-05-09 07:10:31

bobbym
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Did you delete them all to make sure?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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## #31 2013-05-09 07:27:54

anonimnystefy
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

No. I will try later. In the meantime, could you send me a PM to test?

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #32 2013-05-09 07:31:00

bobbym
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Message sent. I am wondering if phrontister can send a pm?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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## #33 2013-05-09 07:32:11

anonimnystefy
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #34 2013-05-09 07:32:46

bobbym
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 104,281

### Re: bobbym's YOB

Maybe it is phrontister who can not send one...

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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## #35 2013-05-09 07:33:44

anonimnystefy
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Might be so.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #36 2013-05-09 07:40:00

bobbym
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 104,281

### Re: bobbym's YOB

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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## #37 2013-05-09 09:42:56

phrontister
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From: The Land of Tomorrow
Registered: 2009-07-12
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

I've replied...just posting here for stefy to see that I got your PM and have replied.

Good morning! Got it.

stefy's "145%" has me puzzled. I thought you could only go to 100%. 100% to me means full, and 145% means fuller than full. My message status is 90%. Or does it total inbox and outbox, so that you can go up to 200%?

There are 10 messages in my outbox, which is showing 90%, and 7 messages in my inbox, which shows 90%. I've noticed that with each message sent or received the increase is 5%.

That extra 5% appears in both boxes, which after the PM I just sent both now read 95% (previously 90% for both).

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"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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## #38 2013-05-09 09:45:03

anonimnystefy
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

The percentage is for the total of the two.

At one point, my percentage was 375%.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #39 2013-05-09 09:46:35

phrontister
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Hmmmmmmmm.....!!??

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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## #40 2013-05-09 09:46:54

bobbym
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

375% !

Sounds like a bug.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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## #41 2013-05-09 09:48:13

phrontister
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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## #42 2013-05-09 09:51:07

bobbym
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 104,281

### Re: bobbym's YOB

I would suggest, storing your important messages and deleting everything in there.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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## #43 2013-05-09 09:54:43

anonimnystefy
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From: Harlan's World
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Posts: 16,015

### Re: bobbym's YOB

Hi bobbym

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #44 2013-05-09 10:02:24

phrontister
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Yes, he received my reply and replied to that. To which I have now replied, and my status is now up to  115%. This is one for MIF. He hasn't responded to the PM I sent him last night, btw, so I hope he got it ok (but it's a bit soon).

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"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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## #45 2013-05-09 10:07:12

phrontister
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Bobby replied again, and I have written back. Status now 120%. If you hear a loud bang soon from down under you'll know I've overdone it. It's been nice knowing you...

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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## #46 2013-05-09 10:09:12

bobbym
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Hi;

MIF is in here now, he can deal with the problem.

Yes, I got it.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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## #47 2013-05-09 10:14:25

phrontister
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Ok...thanks.

Message status now 145%. 12 messages in my inbox and 16 in my outbox.

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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## #48 2013-05-09 10:14:31

anonimnystefy
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

phrontister wrote:

Bobby replied again, and I have written back. Status now 120%. If you hear a loud bang soon from down under you'll know I've overdone it. It's been nice knowing you...

You will be missed!

By the way, I find it very eery how all the smileys of the same kind move in sync. E.g.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment
The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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## #49 2013-05-09 10:16:31

bobbym
From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 104,281

### Re: bobbym's YOB

Hi;

Yes, I did. Can you pm phrontister?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.

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## #50 2013-05-09 10:17:53

phrontister
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### Re: bobbym's YOB

Yes, and I also wonder if they're waving all the time or only when we look at them. What about the ones just off the page?!

"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do." - Ted Nelson

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