Steven W
2020-09-23 04:44
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The new Android Surface "phone"
Replies: 3

Steven W
2020-09-21 05:19
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The new Android Surface "phone"
Replies: 3

I suppose, in a sense, that's true. Although, Android, on a Linux kernel, with source that includes a statement to install Ubuntu to compile, the Google APIs still intact from Microsoft. I guess maybe it's just acknowledgement of the reality of the situation they're in. I don't know, nonetheless it'...
Steven W
2020-09-20 03:56
Forum: The lounge
Topic: The new Android Surface "phone"
Replies: 3

The new Android Surface "phone"

Well, they did it. It's not on BSD either. Color me shocked: https://www.xda-developers.com/microsoft-surface-duo-kernel-source-code-now-available/ I'm reading the 'experience' ranges from really awkward to straight-up awful, but those things can be worked out either through patches or later hardwar...
Steven W
2020-09-05 04:42
Forum: Operating systems
Topic: Windows XP Pro Server without 3rd party apps
Replies: 20

PROBLEMCHYLD wrote:
2020-08-30 13:56
The ftp server is what I use to login and update the SP and other files etc...
:grin:
Steven W
2020-08-30 10:46
Forum: Operating systems
Topic: Windows XP Pro Server without 3rd party apps
Replies: 20

Do you really use all those protocols, or just seeing what you can get going?
Steven W
2020-08-27 23:49
Forum: Operating systems
Topic: Windows XP Pro Server without 3rd party apps
Replies: 20

Probably better to move on, especially for a server that not just for local use.
Steven W
2020-08-27 20:52
Forum: Operating systems
Topic: Windows XP Pro Server without 3rd party apps
Replies: 20

Still using XP Pro as a base?
Steven W
2020-08-27 05:13
Forum: Software
Topic: Software you find useful
Replies: 4

Word 5.5 for DOS:

http://download.microsoft.com/download/ ... 55_ben.exe

That's come in handy for a thing or two.
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Steven W
2020-08-20 02:50
Forum: The lounge
Topic: There is no "would of"!
Replies: 20

Have you ever seen someone using 'walla', 'wallah' or 'wala' instead of voila? The first time I saw that, I thought they were using some word I didn't know.
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Steven W
2020-08-12 23:52
Forum: The lounge
Topic: There is no "would of"!
Replies: 20

! wrote:
2020-08-12 15:12
Wow. It's not even slang, they literally mean two different things. "could" and "could not" cannot have the same meaning.
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Questioning the authority of Merriam-Webster's Third World Crack Whore Edition, the nerve of some people.