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schestowitz 17 14:24 One thing I learned on Monday: Richard Stallman's mother uses GNU/Linux, unlike Torvalds' parents. My parents use Android 4.0.Jul 17 14:24
schestowitz"@Ilario2, you are a dangerous man... :)"Jul 17 14:24
schestowitz 17 14:24
schestowitz"Sounds like Linux Kernel is ready for a serious fork in management."Jul 17 14:24 Very detailed article about "verbal abuse" remarks from Sharp (with whom I agree on this) 17 14:24
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Female dev asks Torvalds to curb list abuse .::. Size~: 147.22 KBJul 17 14:24
schestowitzIt almost happened beforeJul 17 14:24
schestowitzI can't find the article by glyn moody about torvalds... it was in Linux journal and spoke about the "almost fork" moment.Jul 17 14:27
schestowitz 17 14:28 It's OK for business-friendly Torvalds to use the F word but not OK for society-friendly Stallman to say F (freedom) 17 14:28
TechrightsSocial-> Title: Linus Torvalds defends his right to shame Linux kernel developers | Ars Technica .::. Size~: 50.25 KBJul 17 14:28
schestowitz"So, Ken, are you a DARCS man or a Mercurial man? What about Monotone? Bazaar? Don't tell us how you feel, tell us what you do."Jul 17 14:28
schestowitz> Hi, Roy,Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz> Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz> The wiki is still not getting the real IP number of visitors.  VarnishJul 17 20:56
schestowitz> still seems to be replacing it or not passing it on when a request isJul 17 20:56
schestowitz> made.  Thus all visitors seem to come from the same address.Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz> Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz>   Your user name or IP address has been blocked.Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz> Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz>   The block was made by Schestowitz. The reason given is spam.Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz> Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz>     Start of block: 19:47, 15 June 2013Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz>     Expiry of block: infiniteJul 17 20:56
schestowitz>     Intended blockee: 17 20:56
schestowitz> Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz>   You can contact Schestowitz or another administrator to discussJul 17 20:56
schestowitz>   the block. You cannot use the 'e-mail this user' feature unlessJul 17 20:56
schestowitz>   a valid e-mail address is specified in your account preferencesJul 17 20:56
schestowitz>   and you have not been blocked from using it. Your current IPJul 17 20:56
schestowitz>   address is, and the block ID is #1257.Jul 17 20:56
schestowitzYou need to log in with an existing username. New usernames cannot be created as spammer used to script account creation and then spam the wiki.Jul 17 20:56
schestowitz> I was just surprised to see the error still there after the serverJul 17 21:04
schestowitz> move/rebuild.Jul 17 21:04
schestowitzIt's Varnish-induced.Jul 17 21:04
schestowitzThe redirects still don't work correctly some of the time, but I have up trying to fix it. Same for the RSS feeds in the Wiki.Jul 17 21:04

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