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04.02.09

IRC: #boycottnovell @ FreeNode: April 1st, 2009 – Part 4

Posted in IRC Logs at 4:30 am by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

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schestowitz But Ballmer is like an animal… punching below the belt Apr 01 21:48
schestowitz Throwing chair in the ring Apr 01 21:48
_Hicham_ u should protect ur balls Apr 01 21:48
schestowitz Yelp and leaping to scare the opponents Apr 01 21:48
schestowitz I. Love. This. Company yYEEEEEEEEEEEEYHAHAH Apr 01 21:48
_Hicham_ and u will say : I am gonna fuck u and ur Company Apr 01 21:49
jose :-) Apr 01 21:49
_Hicham_ waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah Apr 01 21:49
jose i love this company Apr 01 21:49
_Hicham_ what do u love schestowitz? Apr 01 21:49
jose schestowitz, maybe the processing bit will come up again later.. i’m going to go, ok? Apr 01 21:50
schestowitz I dunno Apr 01 21:50
schestowitz jose: OK, we can carry on later Apr 01 21:50
jose bye Apr 01 21:50
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schestowitz I just saw this s/w Apr 01 21:50
schestowitz never mind, he’s gone Apr 01 21:51
schestowitz One of the havens from Conficker attacks are other DNS options. They too get attacked: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/… Apr 01 21:54
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_Hicham_ Roy : what do u do for a living? Apr 01 21:54
schestowitz EMC is now a shill for Microsoft: EMC VP breaks company’s own embargo < http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/04/… > Apr 01 21:54
schestowitz _Hicham_: you’ve asked this before Apr 01 21:55
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schestowitz MS hijacked names: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/04… Apr 01 21:55
schestowitz The big story here is that they grabbed IBM’s identity to confuse: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/… I think IBM uses SLES Apr 01 21:55
DaemonFC I got the Nvidia driver to build on 2.6.29-git8 :P Apr 01 21:55
_Hicham_ Roy : u didn’t answer Apr 01 21:55
DaemonFC they were depending on deprecated crap that just got removed Apr 01 21:56
DaemonFC lol Apr 01 21:56
DaemonFC so I removed all references to it in the kernel interface source Apr 01 21:56
schestowitz ” (He didn’t stay retired for long. In January 2003, Gerstner took the position of chairman at private equity giant The Carlyle Group.)” http://www.theregister.co.uk/200… WOW! Apr 01 21:56
schestowitz The  Carlyle Gang has IBMers in it now? It’s one of those societies that runs the US (=commerce) from behind the scenes Apr 01 21:57
_Hicham_ DaemonFC : did u try the Nouveau Driver? Apr 01 21:57
Balrog I did, works good. Apr 01 21:57
Balrog (nouveau) Apr 01 21:57
Balrog but it’s slow and no 3D Apr 01 21:57
schestowitz http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/04… “A father suspected of murdering five members of his family before killing himself has been identified as a Yahoo! engineer.” Apr 01 21:58
DaemonFC Nouveau is 2d only Apr 01 21:58
_Hicham_ Balrog : so no Compiz? Apr 01 21:58
DaemonFC and thrashes the hard disk Apr 01 21:58
schestowitz There was an incident not so long ago of a Microsoft murder-suicide Apr 01 21:58
DaemonFC it’s crappier than NV Apr 01 21:58
_Hicham_ DaemonFC : Fedora will adopt Nouveau by default Apr 01 21:58
schestowitz in f11 Apr 01 21:58
DaemonFC yeah Apr 01 21:59
DaemonFC and you’re better off putting nv back Apr 01 21:59
schestowitz Doen testing day last thurs Apr 01 21:59
DaemonFC if you use Fedora 11 Apr 01 21:59
DaemonFC heh Apr 01 21:59
schestowitz Three-fold global increase in infected websites < http://www.itwire.com/content/… > Apr 01 22:00
DaemonFC yeah, why can’t they just launch an attack on MS? Apr 01 22:00
DaemonFC bring all their sites down? Apr 01 22:00
schestowitz Open Source Is The Pinnacle Of The Free Market < http://californiaquantum.wordpress.com/200… > Apr 01 22:00
DaemonFC that would be cool Apr 01 22:00
_Hicham_ DaemonFC : MS is behind akamai Apr 01 22:01
schestowitz Linux too Apr 01 22:01
MinceR what, how Apr 01 22:01
schestowitz Linux is ‘behind’ akamai Apr 01 22:01
schestowitz :-) Apr 01 22:01
DaemonFC 20 million infected PCs will DDos your shit Apr 01 22:01
MinceR don’t you mean akamai is behind the m$ sites? Apr 01 22:01
DaemonFC I don’t care what you have Apr 01 22:01
schestowitz Akamai is cum though Apr 01 22:01
schestowitz Software patents Apr 01 22:01
schestowitz zoobab01 tracks their patent junk Apr 01 22:01
schestowitz China vs CNN in 2007… Apr 01 22:02
schestowitz Or 2008.. Apr 01 22:02
schestowitz I don’t think they manages to take it down, just to slow it down. CNN was preparing for it Apr 01 22:02
schestowitz The Chinese were rightly angry because CNN delivers propaganda, not news. Then again, so does the BBC, based on people who worked there. Apr 01 22:03
DaemonFC the Chinese are pissed about Propaganda? Apr 01 22:03
DaemonFC heh Apr 01 22:03
DaemonFC you mean propaganda that they aren’t spitting out Apr 01 22:03
DaemonFC right? Apr 01 22:03
schestowitz It would be so strange if national television EVER criticised ANYTHING the government does. It’s like “impossible by design” Apr 01 22:03
schestowitz DaemonFC: it goes both ways Apr 01 22:04
DaemonFC There’s no such thing as a news agency that’s not state-ran Apr 01 22:04
DaemonFC but the Chinese are particularly bad with that Apr 01 22:04
schestowitz Just put chopsticks in Obams’s fists, you won’t notice the difference Apr 01 22:04
DaemonFC iron fisted bastards Apr 01 22:04
schestowitz They both are hypocrites Apr 01 22:04
schestowitz Perfect couple.. suppressing their population Apr 01 22:04
_Hicham_ China is a threat Apr 01 22:05
DaemonFC I can go protest the government and not be shot for it Apr 01 22:05
schestowitz One calls itself the republic of the people and another lies differently, calling it “democracy” (Ha!) Apr 01 22:05
_Hicham_ China is gonna eat the world Apr 01 22:05
DaemonFC or imprisoned for 20 years Apr 01 22:05
DaemonFC try that shit in China Apr 01 22:05
DaemonFC go ahead Apr 01 22:05
_Hicham_ China has a complete army of computer hackers Apr 01 22:05
_Hicham_ it is the new war Apr 01 22:05
DaemonFC China is one of the worst regimes in the world Apr 01 22:05
DaemonFC and we do business with them every day Apr 01 22:06
schestowitz I know it’s no better online Apr 01 22:06
schestowitz In terms of freedom of thought Apr 01 22:06
_Hicham_ China’s censure is very tough Apr 01 22:06
DaemonFC so until we boycott them, I refuse to believe in any legitimate beef we have with any other country Apr 01 22:06