• Re: Lora BBS (was: New BBS in the works.)

    From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Oli on Sun Mar 8 16:52:00 2020
    On 03-07-20 17:08, Oli wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    On Sat, 7 Mar 2020 21:01:00 +1100
    "Vk3jed -> Phoobar" <0@109.1.21> wrote:

    Was looking at Lora before going to bed last night. Last update
    was 2014! Will be looking more closely at it.

    Only 6 years, post binkp era by the sounds of it.

    I think that is just the old source code from the 90s:

    Ahh, OK.

    https://github.com/maccasoft/lora2
    https://github.com/maccasoft/lora3

    AFAIK Lora 2.xx is the better version, because Lora 3 is a bit unstable (that is what I read. I tried to run it, but failed).

    Is there another version?

    I hadn't heard of Lora, so no idea.


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Sun Mar 8 16:57:00 2020
    On 03-07-20 12:24, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Remember I was working for the stations @ Xmas time back in '96. Stood outside of a big chain drug store in Arizona ringing a bell. Talk about lines. Never say so many shopping carts filled up with booze (sometimes pulling 2 of them as well) as I did there. Either someone was going to ho-ho-ho or hoe--hoe--hoe for some Xmas cheer. ;)

    Sounds like olver here. ;)

    Hmm, OK. Sounds like you don't need the cinema, you have a good
    selection in your head! ;)

    It was ultra realistic. Haven't had a dream like that in a while. The
    next day though...I paid for the postal service by have my head throb
    like crazy. Was VERY lucky I held it together.

    Yeah haven't had one of those dreams for ages, but I can imagine! :)

    sure they all have wives like in Priscilla Queen of the Desert with "special" talents...be the perfect match of art meeting life. ;)
    Haha I'll pass on that. ;)

    Ah...c'mon! Know you would love to have the ping pong ball concession
    for the Outback. ;)

    Umm, pass. :P

    If only his role in the Matrix/Marvel movies would've had him wearing the same costume. ;)
    Yeah, we have a lot of good movies here, many quirky.

    Know it's a chick flick...but loved Muriel's Wedding. Even ended up

    Yes, that was a really good movie. But for quirky, movies like "Last train to Freo" will keep you guessing. :) Coincidentally, I have caught a train to and from Freo (Fremantle), though during the day, rather than near midnight. :)

    with a copy of Mad Max I was able to get the "native" language dialog
    to play...rather than the BS one they put on it for the US...because
    "we" are too stupid to understand anything spoken without a Southern accent. You look on my media server...the patched Mad Max is what is on there. To hell with anyone else who can't/won't understand English.

    Oh dear, it's THAT bad over there? Obviously, it's a non issue here, being a locally produced movie. :)


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Sun Mar 8 17:00:00 2020
    On 03-07-20 12:32, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Over on the OS/2 echo on Fido...there is talk of getting Mystic 1.07
    for OS/2 & see what can be done with it. Looked at 1.05 & it was a
    totally different beast than what is current.

    And g00r00 has already had a play with porting parts of the current version of Mystic, and has mplc working under OS/2. :)

    OS/2 packages with all-iin-one like Mystic I would be more inclined t run.
    My background was RA, and running a RA board under OS/2 DOS would bring back a lot of memories, but native OS/2 would be best. :)

    Had a good buddy who loved it back in the day. In terms of running RA...there is EleBBS which may/may not be updated. The file names are looking the same for every version as the OS/2 version. From what I was reading...that would be the closest we can get.

    I think it's been years since EleBBS was updated, but still worth taking a
    ook.

    BTW...found out how to open the case of the ThinkCentre. Just a laptop
    MB with a micro-desktop case. Replaced the 8 GB SSD with a 1 TB laptop drive I had previously played around with RetroPie on. Took forever to
    get ArcaOS to format/load the drive...but have done it. Next...may get
    an 8 GB stick of memory for $30 US to add to the Samsung stick already
    in there. Same memory & with 2 slots...Arca should run anything else I have into the ground.

    That'll be a nice setup! :)


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  • From g00r00@21:1/108 to Vk3jed on Sun Mar 8 15:18:45 2020
    Over on the OS/2 echo on Fido...there is talk of getting Mystic 1.07 for OS/2 & see what can be done with it. Looked at 1.05 & it was a totally different beast than what is current.

    And g00r00 has already had a play with porting parts of the current version of Mystic, and has mplc working under OS/2. :)

    I just spent a lot of hours on it (the past 7 hours or so) and its nowhere near functional, but I can open the configuration and do local logins to the BBS now. When I first got the BBS to compile just about nothing worked, so its been a long road so far.

    But now at least from a local login most of the BBS functions work except Mystic Python (although MPL is fine) and the msg/file index readers. I think I have everything else going though including all of the multinode stuff.

    Nodespy compiles now too but I haven't even bothered trying that yet.

    The hardest parts remain. Besides the general debugging I have to get all of the server, threading, local I/O, SSL and socket code all working in OS2. This isn't small task and will take a lot of research of API and trial and error,
    so it may be something I never finish. But for the most part "MIS" is the
    only thing remaining to port and get working.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to g00r00 on Sun Mar 8 20:09:00 2020
    On 03-08-20 15:18, g00r00 wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    I just spent a lot of hours on it (the past 7 hours or so) and its
    nowhere near functional, but I can open the configuration and do local logins to the BBS now. When I first got the BBS to compile just about nothing worked, so its been a long road so far.

    I'm definitely going to have to at least run a test point on OS/2 or ArcaOS, given the amount of hard work you've done on this.
    Nodespy compiles now too but I haven't even bothered trying that yet.

    The hardest parts remain. Besides the general debugging I have to get
    all of the server, threading, local I/O, SSL and socket code all
    working in OS2. This isn't small task and will take a lot of research
    of API and trial and error, so it may be something I never finish. But for the most part "MIS" is the only thing remaining to port and get working.

    The only bit, but the hardest. :) Hopefully I'll be in a position to test soon, but if it never happens, no biggie.


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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to G00r00 on Sun Mar 8 11:06:00 2020
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    As I mentioned in some other areas, I have some of Mystic 1.12 ported to ArcaOS.

    I saw this over on Fido :)

    It'd be a lot of work for a small reward (like 1 or 2 people would probably play with it a bit and no one would use it). At least thats
    my assumption.

    I have install.exe, mplc.exe, mide.exe, and mystic.exe all compiling
    now although only install.exe and mplc.exe actually work.

    Well, if you would like someone to test it all, I would be willing to
    help out in that endeavor.

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to G00r00 on Sun Mar 8 13:51:00 2020
    g00r00 wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    But now at least from a local login most of the BBS functions work
    except Mystic Python (although MPL is fine) and the msg/file index readers. I think I have everything else going though including all of
    the multinode stuff.

    Mystic Python? Why not just use the OS/2 port of Python? I believe
    one is available.

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  • From Robert Wolfe@21:2/136 to Vk3jed on Sun Mar 8 13:52:00 2020
    Vk3jed wrote to g00r00 <=-

    I'm definitely going to have to at least run a test point on OS/2 or ArcaOS, given the amount of hard work you've done on this.

    Same here!

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  • From Atreyu@21:1/176 to Robert Wolfe on Sun Mar 8 16:31:50 2020
    On 08 Mar 20 13:51:00, Robert Wolfe said the following to G00R00:

    Mystic Python? Why not just use the OS/2 port of Python? I believe
    one is available.

    Pfffffft. He needs to release Mystic Python and the Holy Grail.

    Atreyu

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  • From Netsurge@21:4/154 to Atreyu on Sun Mar 8 17:47:08 2020
    Pfffffft. He needs to release Mystic Python and the Holy Grail.

    That was the best one yet.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Robert Wolfe on Mon Mar 9 08:08:00 2020
    On 03-08-20 13:52, Robert Wolfe wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Vk3jed wrote to g00r00 <=-

    I'm definitely going to have to at least run a test point on OS/2 or ArcaOS, given the amount of hard work you've done on this.

    Same here!

    And there looks like workable proxy options for the lack of IPv6 support in the OS/2 family.


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Atreyu on Mon Mar 9 08:37:00 2020
    On 03-08-20 16:31, Atreyu wrote to Robert Wolfe <=-

    On 08 Mar 20 13:51:00, Robert Wolfe said the following to G00R00:

    Mystic Python? Why not just use the OS/2 port of Python? I believe
    one is available.

    Pfffffft. He needs to release Mystic Python and the Holy Grail.

    Haha! :D


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to g00r00 on Sun Mar 8 20:49:32 2020
    Over on the OS/2 echo on Fido...there is talk of getting Mystic 1.07 OS/2 & see what can be done with it. Looked at 1.05 & it was a totall
    As I mentioned in some other areas, I have some of Mystic 1.12 ported to ArcaOS.

    Work has been a bear lately. Boss loves me...since I do work myself silly
    many times while others mess around. Means I have a hard time staying awake
    to read/understand what's going on.

    Not sure if I will finish it, but some things are working like the MPL script compiler, the installation utility and so on.

    That's great news!!! Sounds like you're pretty far along with it. Need any
    help with it...am more than happy to help you. One good thing is relearning OS/2 is bringing back the reasons why I fell in love with it back in the mid-90's.

    Just took out the 8 GB SSD drive out of the ThinkCentre & put in a 1 TB drive
    I had been playing around with RetroPie last year. Took forever to format/install ArcaOS...but it does run. I put an extra 8 GB memory on the board...it will fly. That means will have plenty of space for any/everything
    on there. Will use the SSD with the Pi Zero for other projects.

    Thanks again for the update.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Sun Mar 8 21:00:25 2020
    pulling 2 of them as well) as I did there. Either someone was going t ho-ho-ho or hoe--hoe--hoe for some Xmas cheer. ;)
    Sounds like olver here. ;)

    ;) That's if they can stand up or here in the Northern hemisphere not passing out trying to do a bad recreation of the king kneeling in the snow during the Middle Ages.

    next day though...I paid for the postal service by have my head throb like crazy. Was VERY lucky I held it together.
    Yeah haven't had one of those dreams for ages, but I can imagine! :)

    Was very lucky nothing bad happened to me not having the levels I usually do.

    BTW...found a use for old medicine bottles. The normal sized ones will allow you to put 2 USB thumb drives in there & put on the lid.

    Ah...c'mon! Know you would love to have the ping pong ball concession for the Outback. ;)
    Umm, pass. :P

    ;)

    Yes, that was a really good movie. But for quirky, movies like "Last train to Freo" will keep you guessing. :) Coincidentally, I have caught
    a train to and from Freo (Fremantle), though during the day, rather than near midnight. :)

    Will look for it! One of the better flicks I saw a few years ago was Last Cab to Darwin. My favorite comedy still has to be Mark Loves Sharon. Closest
    thing to it was How Not to Live Your Life from the BBC.

    accent. You look on my media server...the patched Mad Max is what is there. To hell with anyone else who can't/won't understand English.
    Oh dear, it's THAT bad over there? Obviously, it's a non issue here, being a locally produced movie. :)

    Oh yeah! They did that before releasing it in the cinemas here. Another local one from South Africa that I saw many times before getting it on DVD was The Gods Must be Crazy. Not sure if they redubbed the dialog for it.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Sun Mar 8 21:05:48 2020
    Over on the OS/2 echo on Fido...there is talk of getting Mystic 1.07
    And g00r00 has already had a play with porting parts of the current version of Mystic, and has mplc working under OS/2. :)

    He left me a message about it which made me smile. Hate being behind on big news...since it seems like no matter how much I sleep...I'm still exhausted...so don't have as much time I would like.

    One good thing is my boss talked to me the past couple of days. Seems like
    they are going to be doing some cutting for those just there to p/u a
    paycheck. He loves me & is going to try to keep my hours up there compared to the gold brickers.

    I think it's been years since EleBBS was updated, but still worth taking
    a ook.

    Oh yeah! Found out last night the ThinkCentre has some BIOS updates from 2018...rather than the ones on there from 2013 on the system right now.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Atreyu on Sun Mar 8 21:08:29 2020
    Mystic Python? Why not just use the OS/2 port of Python? I believe
    one is available.
    Pfffffft. He needs to release Mystic Python and the Holy Grail.

    As long as the next version is Life of Mystic...then Meaning of Life.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Mon Mar 9 20:59:00 2020
    On 03-08-20 21:00, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    ;) That's if they can stand up or here in the Northern hemisphere not passing out trying to do a bad recreation of the king kneeling in the
    snow during the Middle Ages.

    Hrmm....

    next day though...I paid for the postal service by have my head throb like crazy. Was VERY lucky I held it together.
    Yeah haven't had one of those dreams for ages, but I can imagine! :)

    Was very lucky nothing bad happened to me not having the levels I
    usually do.

    Not quite sure what you mean there. :)

    BTW...found a use for old medicine bottles. The normal sized ones will allow you to put 2 USB thumb drives in there & put on the lid.

    That sounds rather useful, actually! :)

    Yes, that was a really good movie. But for quirky, movies like "Last train to Freo" will keep you guessing. :) Coincidentally, I have caught
    a train to and from Freo (Fremantle), though during the day, rather than near midnight. :)

    Will look for it! One of the better flicks I saw a few years ago was
    Last Cab to Darwin. My favorite comedy still has to be Mark Loves
    Sharon. Closest thing to it was How Not to Live Your Life from the BBC.

    Not sure if I've seen Last Cab. Kinda rings a bell. :)

    Oh yeah! They did that before releasing it in the cinemas here. Another local one from South Africa that I saw many times before getting it on
    DVD was The Gods Must be Crazy. Not sure if they redubbed the dialog
    for it.

    Hmm, ruining movies to dumb them down. :/


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Mon Mar 9 21:02:00 2020
    On 03-08-20 21:05, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Over on the OS/2 echo on Fido...there is talk of getting Mystic 1.07
    And g00r00 has already had a play with porting parts of the current version of Mystic, and has mplc working under OS/2. :)

    He left me a message about it which made me smile. Hate being behind on big news...since it seems like no matter how much I sleep...I'm still exhausted...so don't have as much time I would like.

    Cool re OS/2. And bummer about tired.

    One good thing is my boss talked to me the past couple of days. Seems
    like they are going to be doing some cutting for those just there to
    p/u a paycheck. He loves me & is going to try to keep my hours up there compared to the gold brickers.

    They're clearing out some of the dead wood? ;) Sounds good.

    I think it's been years since EleBBS was updated, but still worth taking
    a ook.

    Oh yeah! Found out last night the ThinkCentre has some BIOS updates
    from 2018...rather than the ones on there from 2013 on the system right now.

    Cool. :)


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Mon Mar 9 21:18:00 2020
    On 03-08-20 21:08, Phoobar wrote to Atreyu <=-

    Pfffffft. He needs to release Mystic Python and the Holy Grail.

    As long as the next version is Life of Mystic...then Meaning of Life.

    Of course, that's how it has to be done. ;)


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Mon Mar 9 15:48:18 2020
    passing out trying to do a bad recreation of the king kneeling in the snow during the Middle Ages.
    Hrmm....

    Just found out the most famous one was King Henry kneeling to Pope Gregory in 1077. Thought it was something around the year 800 AD...but I WAS MISTAKEN. ;)

    Yeah haven't had one of those dreams for ages, but I can imagine! :)
    Was very lucky nothing bad happened to me not having the levels I usually do.
    Not quite sure what you mean there. :)

    Having missed that 1 med for the day...the levels were down & was feeling it much worse than normal. Will be talking to the doctor about it tomorrow.

    Have noticed the past few days...the woozy head hasn't been happening.

    BTW...found a use for old medicine bottles. The normal sized ones wil allow you to put 2 USB thumb drives in there & put on the lid.
    That sounds rather useful, actually! :)

    It is because it keeps them together & out of harm's way. Am a firm believer
    in Murphy's Law. Got tons of them...since my state health care plan only
    allows me to get 30 days worth of meds at a time.

    Will look for it! One of the better flicks I saw a few years ago was Last Cab to Darwin. My favorite comedy still has to be Mark Loves
    Not sure if I've seen Last Cab. Kinda rings a bell. :)

    If I remember right...the character is dying & wants to get to Darwin to I think see an old lover or a child. The ones around him want him to die in the town in the Outback. Love Call the Midwife & would put it in the same type of category of a movie everyone needs to see.

    DVD was The Gods Must be Crazy. Not sure if they redubbed the dialog for it.
    Hmm, ruining movies to dumb them down. :/

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Mon Mar 9 16:01:31 2020
    He left me a message about it which made me smile. Hate being behind
    Cool re OS/2. And bummer about tired.

    That message was from a group I hadn't read yet. Still great news...no matter where I hear it...but the best when coming from the author of the package.

    Always have this problem...especially with my schedule. Shift work
    sucks...but at least I'm making more money than I have in a long time.

    p/u a paycheck. He loves me & is going to try to keep my hours up the compared to the gold brickers.
    They're clearing out some of the dead wood? ;) Sounds good.

    May eventually end up with a FT position. Gonna apply for it next time it
    comes up. Two of us are around the same age...with the rest of them in their early 20's. Personally...don't care what they do/don't do...as long as I get
    my job done. Have a feeling I'm on camera & they're seeing who does what.

    Oh yeah! Found out last night the ThinkCentre has some BIOS updates from 2018...rather than the ones on there from 2013 on the system rig now.
    Cool. :)

    They allow you to install it from DOS or Windows...but not exactly sure how they want you to do it. Usually...you can make a bootable DOS stick...but
    their ISO isn't bootable...unlike the others I've done.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Mon Mar 9 16:02:19 2020
    As long as the next version is Life of Mystic...then Meaning of Life.
    Of course, that's how it has to be done. ;)

    Gotta look on the Bright Side of Life. ;)

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Tue Mar 10 21:25:00 2020
    On 03-09-20 15:48, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    passing out trying to do a bad recreation of the king kneeling in the snow during the Middle Ages.
    Hrmm....

    Just found out the most famous one was King Henry kneeling to Pope
    Gregory in 1077. Thought it was something around the year 800 AD...but
    I WAS MISTAKEN. ;)

    Have to ask the other half about that, he's the historian in this house. ;)

    Not quite sure what you mean there. :)

    Having missed that 1 med for the day...the levels were down & was
    feeling it much worse than normal. Will be talking to the doctor about
    it tomorrow.

    Hmm OK, I'm still getting fragmented information, which I don't handle well - what meds?

    It is because it keeps them together & out of harm's way. Am a firm believer in Murphy's Law. Got tons of them...since my state health care plan only allows me to get 30 days worth of meds at a time.

    Oh, OK.

    Will look for it! One of the better flicks I saw a few years ago was Last Cab to Darwin. My favorite comedy still has to be Mark Loves
    Not sure if I've seen Last Cab. Kinda rings a bell. :)

    If I remember right...the character is dying & wants to get to Darwin
    to I think see an old lover or a child. The ones around him want him to die in the town in the Outback. Love Call the Midwife & would put it in the same type of category of a movie everyone needs to see.

    Rings a bell. :)

    DVD was The Gods Must be Crazy. Not sure if they redubbed the dialog for it.
    Hmm, ruining movies to dumb them down. :/

    Welcome to American Exceptionalism!

    Haha apparently so. :)


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Tue Mar 10 21:30:00 2020
    On 03-09-20 16:01, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    He left me a message about it which made me smile. Hate being behind
    Cool re OS/2. And bummer about tired.

    That message was from a group I hadn't read yet. Still great news...no matter where I hear it...but the best when coming from the author of
    the package.

    Yes, good news. Iy may never totally happen, but at least he's open to exploring the idea.

    Always have this problem...especially with my schedule. Shift work sucks...but at least I'm making more money than I have in a long time.

    I know I couldn't do it.

    May eventually end up with a FT position. Gonna apply for it next time
    it comes up. Two of us are around the same age...with the rest of them
    in their early 20's. Personally...don't care what they do/don't do...as long as I get my job done. Have a feeling I'm on camera & they're
    seeing who does what.

    Good luck, sounds like you deserve to go FT. :)

    Oh yeah! Found out last night the ThinkCentre has some BIOS updates from 2018...rather than the ones on there from 2013 on the system rig now.
    Cool. :)

    They allow you to install it from DOS or Windows...but not exactly sure how they want you to do it. Usually...you can make a bootable DOS stick...but their ISO isn't bootable...unlike the others I've done.

    Hmm, OK. Something to think about. :D



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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Tue Mar 10 21:31:00 2020
    On 03-09-20 16:02, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    As long as the next version is Life of Mystic...then Meaning of Life.
    Of course, that's how it has to be done. ;)

    Gotta look on the Bright Side of Life. ;)

    And get to know Biggus Dickus? *snicker*


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Tue Mar 10 11:21:39 2020
    Gregory in 1077. Thought it was something around the year 800 AD...bu I WAS MISTAKEN. ;)
    Have to ask the other half about that, he's the historian in this house. ;)

    Expected to find something else when I looked it up on Google. I hate getting old! It's certainly not for sissies.

    Having missed that 1 med for the day...the levels were down & was feeling it much worse than normal. Will be talking to the doctor abou it tomorrow.
    Hmm OK, I'm still getting fragmented information, which I don't handle well - what meds?

    Was an anti-depressant. Am going to head over to my appointment in about an hour. Gonna ride the scooter over to enjoy the weather & the ride. Am binging
    a program shot in your neck of the woods in the early 90's called Time Trax. The main character rides a Harley & says he loves the feel of the breeze on
    his face. Same thing here.

    to I think see an old lover or a child. The ones around him want him die in the town in the Outback. Love Call the Midwife & would put it the same type of category of a movie everyone needs to see.
    Rings a bell. :)

    It's gotten to the point I come across anything with AUS in the listing...I have to watch it. That & the BBC are about the only thing I usually watch. Another show I'm watching as well is Death in Paradise. Sort of like Monk & Sherlock...but I find it much more funny.

    Hmm, ruining movies to dumb them down. :/
    Welcome to American Exceptionalism!
    Haha apparently so. :)

    I feel kind of less educated when I watch something & I have to look up the slang. For instance...Mrs. Brown's Boys takes place in Ireland...but still
    need to head to Google to see what some of the slang means.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Tue Mar 10 11:30:42 2020
    That message was from a group I hadn't read yet. Still great news...n matter where I hear it...but the best when coming from the author of the package.
    Yes, good news. Iy may never totally happen, but at least he's open to exploring the idea.

    Got it downloaded last night & installed it. No problems with that. Logged on
    & forgot the system didn't have my files from here...so copied them over to a USB drive & it won't read it. Something I'm looking into when I have the time.

    To give you an idea of what happens...you open Mystic...up pops the logon screen as a PM. Even looks better than on Windows. Get the USB issue figured out...am going to take a complete look at it. Just from what I saw...it blows away everything I was expecting. G00R00 has outdone himself.

    Always have this problem...especially with my schedule. Shift work sucks...but at least I'm making more money than I have in a long time
    I know I couldn't do it.

    One good thing is I usually get shifts in the swing shift...so that helps out.

    in their early 20's. Personally...don't care what they do/don't do... long as I get my job done. Have a feeling I'm on camera & they're seeing who does what.
    Good luck, sounds like you deserve to go FT. :)

    Been there 2 years. One thing which bothers me is anything like this will not happen if the economy here goes south.

    how they want you to do it. Usually...you can make a bootable DOS stick...but their ISO isn't bootable...unlike the others I've done.
    Hmm, OK. Something to think about. :D

    Got it done last night. Formatted a USB card reader as FAT16 & booted the ThinkCentre into DOS. Still not able to do the upgrade...pulled out the
    reader & put it on my main system & moved the files to the root. Put it back
    in & restarted the box. Everything went automatically like it was supposed
    to. Now...got a BIOS update which is current & less than 2 years old. Even my MSI board on my main system doesn't provide BIOS upgrades after a year or so.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Tue Mar 10 11:31:40 2020
    As long as the next version is Life of Mystic...then Meaning of
    Of course, that's how it has to be done. ;)
    Gotta look on the Bright Side of Life. ;)
    And get to know Biggus Dickus? *snicker*

    For 1979...was amazed they allowed those scenes to stay in.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Wed Mar 11 13:12:00 2020
    On 03-10-20 11:21, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Expected to find something else when I looked it up on Google. I hate getting old! It's certainly not for sissies.

    Haha so far, it's not treating me too bad. :)

    Was an anti-depressant. Am going to head over to my appointment in
    about an hour. Gonna ride the scooter over to enjoy the weather & the

    Ahh, OK. I often joke that I take large doses of iron (gym) and speed (on the track) for my mental health.

    ride. Am binging a program shot in your neck of the woods in the early 90's called Time Trax. The main character rides a Harley & says he
    loves the feel of the breeze on his face. Same thing here.

    Cool, that I can understand. :)

    It's gotten to the point I come across anything with AUS in the listing...I have to watch it. That & the BBC are about the only thing I usually watch. Another show I'm watching as well is Death in Paradise. Sort of like Monk & Sherlock...but I find it much more funny.

    Yes, you have good taste. :)

    I feel kind of less educated when I watch something & I have to look up the slang. For instance...Mrs. Brown's Boys takes place in
    Ireland...but still need to head to Google to see what some of the
    slang means.

    But you're educating yourself. :)


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Wed Mar 11 13:17:00 2020
    On 03-10-20 11:30, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    To give you an idea of what happens...you open Mystic...up pops the
    logon screen as a PM. Even looks better than on Windows. Get the USB
    issue figured out...am going to take a complete look at it. Just from
    what I saw...it blows away everything I was expecting. G00R00 has
    outdone himself.

    Sounds quite good! :) Definitely one to play with at some stage. Have to get a PC running ArcaOS first. That in turn is waiting on some money to come in, which is due any day.

    Always have this problem...especially with my schedule. Shift work sucks...but at least I'm making more money than I have in a long time
    I know I couldn't do it.

    One good thing is I usually get shifts in the swing shift...so that
    helps out.

    Unfortunately I have a body clock that doesn't like being tinkered with. :/

    Been there 2 years. One thing which bothers me is anything like this
    will not happen if the economy here goes south.

    That's all hanging in the balance right now, though today didn't look so bad here. I might be doing my little bit to help the tourism economy too, with more travel coming up in the next year than I've done in the last 10! :)

    Got it done last night. Formatted a USB card reader as FAT16 & booted
    the ThinkCentre into DOS. Still not able to do the upgrade...pulled out the reader & put it on my main system & moved the files to the root.
    Put it back in & restarted the box. Everything went automatically like
    it was supposed to. Now...got a BIOS update which is current & less
    than 2 years old. Even my MSI board on my main system doesn't provide
    BIOS upgrades after a year or so.

    Sounds like you're good to go. :)


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Wed Mar 11 13:18:00 2020
    On 03-10-20 11:31, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    As long as the next version is Life of Mystic...then Meaning of
    Of course, that's how it has to be done. ;)
    Gotta look on the Bright Side of Life. ;)
    And get to know Biggus Dickus? *snicker*

    For 1979...was amazed they allowed those scenes to stay in.

    LOL yep. :D


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Tue Mar 10 22:27:27 2020
    getting old! It's certainly not for sissies.
    Haha so far, it's not treating me too bad. :)

    YET!!

    about an hour. Gonna ride the scooter over to enjoy the weather & the
    Ahh, OK. I often joke that I take large doses of iron (gym) and speed
    (on the track) for my mental health.

    Mine's from defective genes. Runs in the family from bad brain chemistry.

    loves the feel of the breeze on his face. Same thing here.
    Cool, that I can understand. :)

    Nice drive today...but was a little cool. The sun was out.

    Sort of like Monk & Sherlock...but I find it much more funny.
    Yes, you have good taste. :)

    I don't know...the screen doesn't taste too good. ;)

    Ireland...but still need to head to Google to see what some of the slang means.
    But you're educating yourself. :)

    Way before computers came along...used to read the encyclopedia just because.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Tue Mar 10 22:36:40 2020
    what I saw...it blows away everything I was expecting. G00R00 has outdone himself.
    to get a PC running ArcaOS first. That in turn is waiting on some money to come in, which is due any day.

    As long as you have a PC which will run VirtualBox...they have the additions available. Actually runs pretty good & there's a lot of information out there on how to set it up. If you can find a used PC like I did...that would be the way to go...but if not...run it on VB.

    One good thing is I usually get shifts in the swing shift...so that helps out.
    Unfortunately I have a body clock that doesn't like being tinkered with.

    Don't like different shifts...but got my fingers crossed that my shifts will
    be a certain time. Not too bad if I'm doing it all the time...since I will be used to it.

    too, with more travel coming up in the next year than I've done in the last 10! :)

    Have done very little travel in the past 20 years. With the way things
    are...if I left the country would try like hell on not coming back.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Wed Mar 11 17:18:00 2020
    On 03-10-20 22:27, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    getting old! It's certainly not for sissies.
    Haha so far, it's not treating me too bad. :)

    YET!!

    Haha so far, I'm a bit like a good wine.. or Scotch - getting better with age. :D That's due in no small part to the steadily increasing focus on training.
    D

    about an hour. Gonna ride the scooter over to enjoy the weather & the
    Ahh, OK. I often joke that I take large doses of iron (gym) and speed
    (on the track) for my mental health.

    Mine's from defective genes. Runs in the family from bad brain
    chemistry.

    Yeah well don't get me started on my brain, it's totally weird! :D

    loves the feel of the breeze on his face. Same thing here.
    Cool, that I can understand. :)

    Nice drive today...but was a little cool. The sun was out.

    Having a spell of nice warm weather here. Great to be outside. Will be looking forward to getting on the track for training tomorrow night, and on to the weekend for the competition. :)

    Sort of like Monk & Sherlock...but I find it much more funny.
    Yes, you have good taste. :)

    I don't know...the screen doesn't taste too good. ;)

    Haha. :D

    Ireland...but still need to head to Google to see what some of the slang means.
    But you're educating yourself. :)

    Way before computers came along...used to read the encyclopedia just because.

    Join the club, that was my pastime as a kid! :D


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Wed Mar 11 17:21:00 2020
    On 03-10-20 22:36, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    As long as you have a PC which will run VirtualBox...they have the additions available. Actually runs pretty good & there's a lot of information out there on how to set it up. If you can find a used PC
    like I did...that would be the way to go...but if not...run it on VB.

    I'm not a big fan of VB. I'm hoping I can run it on real hardware.

    Don't like different shifts...but got my fingers crossed that my shifts will be a certain time. Not too bad if I'm doing it all the
    time...since I will be used to it.

    Fair enough. I also now have that training regime that keeps me on an even keel. :)

    too, with more travel coming up in the next year than I've done in the last 10! :)

    Have done very little travel in the past 20 years. With the way things are...if I left the country would try like hell on not coming back.

    Haha, I'm looking forward to a bit of travel. Short term, there will be some good bargains, and longer term, hopefully things settle down once the COVID-19 quitens down.


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Wed Mar 11 12:17:31 2020
    Haha so far, I'm a bit like a good wine.. or Scotch - getting better
    with age. :D That's due in no small part to the steadily increasing
    focus on training. D

    You sure about that? I would classify myself more like vinegar.

    Nice drive today...but was a little cool. The sun was out.
    Having a spell of nice warm weather here. Great to be outside. Will be looking forward to getting on the track for training tomorrow night, and on to the weekend for the competition. :)

    Getting ready to head to work. Gotta a call from my boss asking me if I
    wanted to do 10-2 tomorrow. My appt is at 3 PM...so an extra 4 hours is the ticket.

    I don't know...the screen doesn't taste too good. ;)
    Haha. :D

    Tastes bad & leaves marks as well. Never a good sign.

    Way before computers came along...used to read the encyclopedia just because.
    Join the club, that was my pastime as a kid! :D

    Myself...would go over to the reference part & just picked one.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Wed Mar 11 12:24:23 2020
    As long as you have a PC which will run VirtualBox...they have the additions available. Actually runs pretty good & there's a lot of
    I'm not a big fan of VB. I'm hoping I can run it on real hardware.

    But in the short term...you do have an option.

    Just got my USB drive to work with DFSee. Had to have it lay an LVM on the drive & didn't destroy the data. Plus...10 can see it for me to write data
    to. Next...is to find the LMHosts file & put my desktop/netbook on it to be able to do file transfers across the wire.

    will be a certain time. Not too bad if I'm doing it all the time...since I will be used to it.
    Fair enough. I also now have that training regime that keeps me on an even keel. :)

    Looks like something may start happening...especially after the phone call
    from the boss earlier asking me to come in tomorrow to fill lunches from 10-2.

    Haha, I'm looking forward to a bit of travel. Short term, there will be some good bargains, and longer term, hopefully things settle down once
    the COVID-19 quitens down.

    Very true. On the other hand...I hate it that this may have given the OPOS & those just like it a reason to keep things locked down. Hope I'm wrong.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Thu Mar 12 14:57:00 2020
    On 03-11-20 12:17, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Haha so far, I'm a bit like a good wine.. or Scotch - getting better
    with age. :D That's due in no small part to the steadily increasing
    focus on training. D

    You sure about that? I would classify myself more like vinegar.

    Haha well, not only are my performances improving, I've had people come up and say I'm looking better now than I did years ago, and I was in reasonable condition all of my life. But these days, I have better muscle definition, and I have lost a little around the middle. :)

    Getting ready to head to work. Gotta a call from my boss asking me if I wanted to do 10-2 tomorrow. My appt is at 3 PM...so an extra 4 hours is the ticket.

    Ahh OK, cool. :)

    I don't know...the screen doesn't taste too good. ;)
    Haha. :D

    Tastes bad & leaves marks as well. Never a good sign.

    Haha :D

    Way before computers came along...used to read the encyclopedia just because.
    Join the club, that was my pastime as a kid! :D

    Myself...would go over to the reference part & just picked one.

    My parents bought me a set of encyclopedias, because I loved reading factual material. And I read quite a lot of them. :)


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Thu Mar 12 15:01:00 2020
    On 03-11-20 12:24, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    As long as you have a PC which will run VirtualBox...they have the additions available. Actually runs pretty good & there's a lot of
    I'm not a big fan of VB. I'm hoping I can run it on real hardware.

    But in the short term...you do have an option.

    True, it is better than nothing. :)

    Just got my USB drive to work with DFSee. Had to have it lay an LVM on
    the drive & didn't destroy the data. Plus...10 can see it for me to
    write data to. Next...is to find the LMHosts file & put my
    desktop/netbook on it to be able to do file transfers across the wire.

    Cool, have fun. :)

    Looks like something may start happening...especially after the phone
    call from the boss earlier asking me to come in tomorrow to fill
    lunches from 10-2.

    Helpful. :)

    Haha, I'm looking forward to a bit of travel. Short term, there will be some good bargains, and longer term, hopefully things settle down once
    the COVID-19 quitens down.

    Very true. On the other hand...I hate it that this may have given the
    OPOS & those just like it a reason to keep things locked down. Hope I'm wrong.

    So do I. :(


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Thu Mar 12 08:23:50 2020
    with age. :D That's due in no small part to the steadily increasing focus on training. D
    You sure about that? I would classify myself more like vinegar.
    Haha well, not only are my performances improving, I've had people come
    up and say I'm looking better now than I did years ago, and I was in reasonable condition all of my life. But these days, I have better
    muscle definition, and I have lost a little around the middle. :)

    Certainly have ya beat with the muscle definition. My keg beats your 6-pack
    any day of the week. ;)

    wanted to do 10-2 tomorrow. My appt is at 3 PM...so an extra 4 hours the ticket.
    Ahh OK, cool. :)

    Found out the boss is cutting hours of some people...while giving me more. Plus...they fired 2 supervisors yesterday. One for having people work off the clock & the other for her sister (who used to work there) come in & shooting her mouth off in front of a customer & her big sister not doing anything
    about it...so the customer complained.

    Myself...would go over to the reference part & just picked one.
    My parents bought me a set of encyclopedias, because I loved reading factual material. And I read quite a lot of them. :)

    Same thing...but we got ours through giveaways at grocery stores when I was a kid.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Thu Mar 12 08:28:48 2020
    I'm not a big fan of VB. I'm hoping I can run it on real hardware.
    But in the short term...you do have an option.
    True, it is better than nothing. :)

    There is a learning curve...but you run Linux...will be a walk in the park.

    Very true. On the other hand...I hate it that this may have given the OPOS & those just like it a reason to keep things locked down. Hope I wrong.
    So do I. :(

    Heard the news out of Ottawa of the OPOS restricting travel & blaming
    everyone else for its stupidity. Am shocked it didn't restrict travel from
    your area of the world. That may be next.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Fri Mar 13 10:04:00 2020
    On 03-12-20 08:23, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Certainly have ya beat with the muscle definition. My keg beats your 6-pack any day of the week. ;)

    Haha, you wish. :P

    Found out the boss is cutting hours of some people...while giving me
    more. Plus...they fired 2 supervisors yesterday. One for having people work off the clock & the other for her sister (who used to work there) come in & shooting her mouth off in front of a customer & her big
    sister not doing anything about it...so the customer complained.

    Hmm, sounds like a good cleaning out, and you're doing well from it.

    Myself...would go over to the reference part & just picked one.
    My parents bought me a set of encyclopedias, because I loved reading factual material. And I read quite a lot of them. :)

    Same thing...but we got ours through giveaways at grocery stores when I was a kid.

    Handy. :)


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Fri Mar 13 10:16:00 2020
    On 03-12-20 08:28, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    I'm not a big fan of VB. I'm hoping I can run it on real hardware.
    But in the short term...you do have an option.
    True, it is better than nothing. :)

    There is a learning curve...but you run Linux...will be a walk in the park.

    Yeah I had some quirky issues with VB. Adding a second virtual HDD would crash the interface. I'd have to edit the configuration by hand to add the HDD, then fire up the interface to change the settings that I couldn't easily do by hand.
    And it didn't behave the way I wanted with regards to booting. I couldn't stop Boot Manager from booting, even though I had set another virtual HDD as the boot drive.

    Very true. On the other hand...I hate it that this may have given the OPOS & those just like it a reason to keep things locked down. Hope I wrong.
    So do I. :(

    Heard the news out of Ottawa of the OPOS restricting travel & blaming everyone else for its stupidity. Am shocked it didn't restrict travel
    from your area of the world. That may be next.

    Our case load has been low so far. Bit of a cockup this morning, with the F1 Grand Prix finally being called off (just announced now). When I got up this morning, it was going ahead, then there was a crisis meeting due at 8:30. Shortly afterwards, the state Premier announced that there would be no spectators allowed, and the F1 organisers could either go ahead without crowds or cancel the event. However, some of the drivers had already left, and the organisers decided to cancel the race altogether, which was the wisest decision. But there's still public health issues, because the crowds were allowed to gether at the gate for several hours.


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Thu Mar 12 17:17:43 2020
    Certainly have ya beat with the muscle definition. My keg beats your 6-pack any day of the week. ;)
    Haha, you wish. :P

    At least with my keg...will never starve when turning it into a 6-pack.

    On a serious note...just got a call from my doctor & everything was normal.
    Eye doctor said there was no damage in my eyes from pre-diabetes or anything else. Thought I could eventually rename myself Abby Normal. ;)

    come in & shooting her mouth off in front of a customer & her big sister not doing anything about it...so the customer complained.
    Hmm, sounds like a good cleaning out, and you're doing well from it.

    True. Got an email from earlier in the week to do a shift or 2 on my days off as a cashier. The head of HR wasn't happy when I told her the same thing I
    told my current/former supervisors that I don't want to do a shift to keep myself safe/happy. My boss loves me...but still have to watch out.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Thu Mar 12 17:22:16 2020
    altogether, which was the wisest decision. But there's still public health issues, because the crowds were allowed to gether at the gate for several hours.

    Same thing at Oregon State University. Classes were called off...but the students were outside getting drunk having parties. This being the case...COVAD-19 is the last thing they need to worry about.

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  • From Alpha@21:4/158 to Phoobar on Fri Mar 13 04:18:15 2020
    Same thing at Oregon State University. Classes were called off...but the students were outside getting drunk having parties. This being the case...COVAD-19 is the last thing they need to worry about.

    All conversation roads leads to COVID-19 it seems :)

    Berkeley unified school district just announced its closing down campuses.

    The fun continues.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Fri Mar 13 15:30:00 2020
    On 03-12-20 17:17, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Certainly have ya beat with the muscle definition. My keg beats your 6-pack any day of the week. ;)
    Haha, you wish. :P

    At least with my keg...will never starve when turning it into a 6-pack.

    Haha. :D

    On a serious note...just got a call from my doctor & everything was normal. Eye doctor said there was no damage in my eyes from
    pre-diabetes or anything else. Thought I could eventually rename myself Abby Normal. ;)

    That's good news. My doctor doesn't worry about anything exercise related, as I do several times the recommended minimum. :D

    True. Got an email from earlier in the week to do a shift or 2 on my
    days off as a cashier. The head of HR wasn't happy when I told her the same thing I told my current/former supervisors that I don't want to do
    a shift to keep myself safe/happy. My boss loves me...but still have to watch out.

    Hmm, OK.


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Fri Mar 13 15:31:00 2020
    On 03-12-20 17:22, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    altogether, which was the wisest decision. But there's still public health issues, because the crowds were allowed to gether at the gate for several hours.

    Same thing at Oregon State University. Classes were called off...but
    the students were outside getting drunk having parties. This being the case...COVAD-19 is the last thing they need to worry about.

    That's pretty piss poor, should have had security shooing them away. :/


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  • From g00r00@21:1/108 to Phoobar on Fri Mar 13 16:46:08 2020
    students were outside getting drunk having parties. This being the case...COVAD-19 is the last thing they need to worry about.

    Well, thats the double whammy. Now you're learning nothing and STILL
    spreading the virus.

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  • From g00r00@21:1/108 to Alpha on Fri Mar 13 16:46:52 2020
    All conversation roads leads to COVID-19 it seems :)

    Isn't that how viruses work? This thing is spreading into our message network!

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Alpha on Fri Mar 13 07:31:31 2020
    Berkeley unified school district just announced its closing down
    campuses.

    Heard the libraries & the schools around here were closing down...but the library was still open yesterday afternoon.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Fri Mar 13 07:34:25 2020
    On a serious note...just got a call from my doctor & everything was normal. Eye doctor said there was no damage in my eyes from pre-diabetes or anything else. Thought I could eventually rename myse Abby Normal. ;)
    That's good news. My doctor doesn't worry about anything exercise related, as I do several times the recommended minimum. :D

    Very good! They even tested for Hep C...but she said nothing about it...so looks like I missed that bullet.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Fri Mar 13 07:35:47 2020
    Same thing at Oregon State University. Classes were called off...but the students were outside getting drunk having parties. This being th case...COVAD-19 is the last thing they need to worry about.
    That's pretty piss poor, should have had security shooing them away. :/

    The houses are off campus...so nothing the campus police will do. If they go wild...the city/county will get involved.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to g00r00 on Fri Mar 13 07:37:17 2020
    students were outside getting drunk having parties. This being the case...COVAD-19 is the last thing they need to worry about.
    Well, thats the double whammy. Now you're learning nothing and STILL spreading the virus.

    Nothing like destroying brain cells...spreading VD AND another dangerous
    virus which can do them in faster than the VD.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Sat Mar 14 10:34:00 2020
    On 03-13-20 07:34, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Very good! They even tested for Hep C...but she said nothing about
    it...so looks like I missed that bullet.

    Good to know.


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Sat Mar 14 10:35:00 2020
    On 03-13-20 07:35, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Same thing at Oregon State University. Classes were called off...but the students were outside getting drunk having parties. This being th case...COVAD-19 is the last thing they need to worry about.
    That's pretty piss poor, should have had security shooing them away. :/

    The houses are off campus...so nothing the campus police will do. If
    they go wild...the city/county will get involved.

    Ahh OK, one of those "nothing you can do" situations. :/


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Sat Mar 14 13:05:08 2020
    Very good! They even tested for Hep C...but she said nothing about it...so looks like I missed that bullet.
    Good to know.

    But...but...but...I've always been told I was abnormal. Now I have someone telling that I'm normal. As god is my witness...I will not let this stand! I
    am ABNORMAL and I expect the prognosis to reflect that. ;)

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Sat Mar 14 13:06:41 2020
    The houses are off campus...so nothing the campus police will do. If they go wild...the city/county will get involved.
    Ahh OK, one of those "nothing you can do" situations. :/

    Probably when you add in the "parents" of these "angels" were to get involved...they will make sure you are correct.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Sun Mar 15 19:05:00 2020
    On 03-14-20 13:05, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Very good! They even tested for Hep C...but she said nothing about it...so looks like I missed that bullet.
    Good to know.

    But...but...but...I've always been told I was abnormal. Now I have
    someone telling that I'm normal. As god is my witness...I will not let this stand! I am ABNORMAL and I expect the prognosis to reflect that.
    ;)


    Haha, I'm just plain weird, even by weird standards! :D


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Sun Mar 15 19:07:00 2020
    On 03-14-20 13:06, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Ahh OK, one of those "nothing you can do" situations. :/

    Probably when you add in the "parents" of these "angels" were to get involved...they will make sure you are correct.

    Yep, they just make matters worse. Their "little darlings" would never misbehave. :/


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  • From buanzo@21:2/161 to Phoobar on Sun Mar 15 08:15:43 2020
    On 14 Mar 2020, Phoobar said the following...
    this stand! I am ABNORMAL and I expect the prognosis to reflect that. ;)

    My shrink loves it when I say this is normal / not normal :P

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Sun Mar 15 21:22:57 2020
    it...so looks like I missed that bullet.
    Good to know.
    But...but...but...I've always been told I was abnormal. Now I have someone telling that I'm normal. As god is my witness...I will not le this stand! I am ABNORMAL and I expect the prognosis to reflect that. ;)
    Haha, I'm just plain weird, even by weird standards! :D

    You realize standards change & the mark moves all over the place...so I'm
    still the winner. ;)

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Sun Mar 15 21:27:58 2020
    Ahh OK, one of those "nothing you can do" situations. :/
    Probably when you add in the "parents" of these "angels" were to get involved...they will make sure you are correct.
    Yep, they just make matters worse. Their "little darlings" would never misbehave. :/

    When you take science into account & their misunderstanding of basic science (laws of thermodynamics) will ensure their certain future. At almost 60 years old...should be dead & won't be able to see this happen. Makes me sad I can't point/laugh at them.

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to buanzo on Sun Mar 15 21:31:38 2020
    this stand! I am ABNORMAL and I expect the prognosis to reflect that.
    My shrink loves it when I say this is normal / not normal :P

    As I've mentioned to Tony...when normal comes to my neck of the woods...just
    a moving target that I can barely keep up with. Should've been named trouble...since I grab it by the hand & tell it to follow me. ;)

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Mon Mar 16 16:56:00 2020
    On 03-15-20 21:22, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Haha, I'm just plain weird, even by weird standards! :D

    You realize standards change & the mark moves all over the place...so
    I'm still the winner. ;)

    I baffle psychologists. ;)


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Mon Mar 16 16:58:00 2020
    On 03-15-20 21:27, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    When you take science into account & their misunderstanding of basic science (laws of thermodynamics) will ensure their certain future. At

    Hmm, trying to interpret that, it seemed to come out sideways. ;)

    almost 60 years old...should be dead & won't be able to see this
    happen. Makes me sad I can't point/laugh at them.

    I'll probably be around another 40 years or so...


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Mon Mar 16 11:06:32 2020
    You realize standards change & the mark moves all over the place...so I'm still the winner. ;)
    I baffle psychologists. ;)

    Even I baffle sociologists. ;)

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Mon Mar 16 11:12:45 2020
    almost 60 years old...should be dead & won't be able to see this happen. Makes me sad I can't point/laugh at them.
    I'll probably be around another 40 years or so...

    Don't want to live to be 100. Read about those who have lived to be this old. They are resilient...but look at what they've lost.

    As long as I can look at kids to get outta my yard...that will be great.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Tue Mar 17 09:43:00 2020
    On 03-16-20 11:06, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    You realize standards change & the mark moves all over the place...so I'm still the winner. ;)
    I baffle psychologists. ;)

    Even I baffle sociologists. ;)

    You see some professionally? :P


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Tue Mar 17 09:44:00 2020
    On 03-16-20 11:12, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    almost 60 years old...should be dead & won't be able to see this happen. Makes me sad I can't point/laugh at them.
    I'll probably be around another 40 years or so...

    Don't want to live to be 100. Read about those who have lived to be
    this old. They are resilient...but look at what they've lost.

    I'll be in my early 90s in 40 years.


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Mon Mar 16 23:52:26 2020
    You realize standards change & the mark moves all over the place I'm still the winner. ;)
    Even I baffle sociologists. ;)
    You see some professionally? :P

    Being I can't see in the dark...no...but they do pay well afterwards. ;)

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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Mon Mar 16 23:53:59 2020
    I'll probably be around another 40 years or so...
    I'll be in my early 90s in 40 years.

    Never to wait...I'm an old fart right now & get worse with age. ;)

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Tue Mar 17 20:02:00 2020
    On 03-16-20 23:53, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    I'll probably be around another 40 years or so...
    I'll be in my early 90s in 40 years.

    Never to wait...I'm an old fart right now & get worse with age. ;)

    I'm still getting better with age. ;) Regular training can work miracles. ;)


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Tue Mar 17 08:28:15 2020
    I'll be in my early 90s in 40 years.
    Never to wait...I'm an old fart right now & get worse with age. ;)
    I'm still getting better with age. ;) Regular training can work
    miracles. ;)

    Want to go out like Orson Wells...doing wine commercials & living on my failures. ;)

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Phoobar on Wed Mar 18 12:36:00 2020
    On 03-17-20 08:28, Phoobar wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    Want to go out like Orson Wells...doing wine commercials & living on my failures. ;)

    Haha. :)


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  • From Phoobar@21:2/147 to Vk3jed on Wed Mar 18 04:29:49 2020
    Want to go out like Orson Wells...doing wine commercials & living on failures. ;)
    Haha. :)

    I knew what I forgot was a phrase...slurring my words doing wine
    commercials...

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  • From Havok@21:4/10 to Al on Sat Apr 25 18:47:52 2020
    Re: Re: New BBS in the works.
    By: Al to Havok on Sat Feb 22 2020 07:17 pm


    Give Magicka a try and give your feedback and ideas to Apam. It's not Renegade or VA I know, but it's off the a good start.

    I may but right now I'm trying to learn SBBS and it's kind of fun learning!



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  • From Havok@21:4/10 to apam on Sat Apr 25 18:55:37 2020
    Re: Re: New BBS in the works.
    By: apam to Havok on Sun Feb 23 2020 02:04 pm

    Do you have any coding skills? Writing a BBS isn't too hard if you break it down into smaller pieces. The hardest part is integrating the older technologies I think like squish or JAM or FTN etc. If you use squish or JAM then you can use HPT as a tosser and binkd as a mailer and focus on the BBS.

    Hello apam, better late then never to reply!

    No I don't have much of any skills in coding.

    But being I built concept cars for GM Engineering give me a surface plate
    and flag I can start from the ground up and build a car from start to
    finish that drives to a truck and then to the Auto Shows.

    My son being around me playing and building computers did follow your path.
    I guess we all have some kind of skill set.

    And yes your good at yours!


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  • From bbsing@21:1/101 to Vk3jed on Tue Jan 5 21:06:05 2021
    On 27 Feb 2020 at 02:34p, Vk3jed pondered and said...
    incornations of my HMB to prove that! :D The biggest weakness of the
    HMB was a 16M size limit for the _entire_ messagebase. When your messagebase has close to 200 echos (plus netmail), and many of those
    areas are fairly active, it makes the messagebase very susceptible to being overloaded. Once you break the 16M limit, ugly things happen,
    like everything gets scrambled, and weird crossposts happen!

    Hi Vk3jed,

    When you say crosspost, what is that?

    I'm using qwk packs and offline readers as a bbs user, and I'm seeing errors
    on many of the messages in the qwk packs. I'm using multimail 0.52, and terminate 5.0's mail reader. Both systems behave differently.

    Multimail shows the message count for an area, but the area index has many messages that have error 0 message for the message line.

    In Terminate's (old dos program) the messages from field looks missing and
    the messages body runs through the from, and subject. Each message looks to contain several messages.

    Things just looked mangled.

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  • From Al@21:4/106.1 to bbsing on Tue Jan 5 00:42:26 2021
    Re: Re: New BBS in the works.
    By: bbsing to Vk3jed on Tue Jan 05 2021 09:06 pm

    When you say crosspost, what is that?

    I think vk3jed was speaking of issues that can happen if a hudson message base grows beyond it's limits.

    I'm using qwk packs and offline readers as a bbs user, and I'm seeing errors on many of the messages in the qwk packs. I'm using multimail 0.52, and terminate 5.0's mail reader. Both systems behave differently.

    That's an odd one. Both MultiMail and Terminate have nice message readers. Terminate has an excellent point reader built in.

    Things just looked mangled.

    Do you see that with all the QWK packets you download or is that on a particular BBS?

    Ttyl :-),
    Al

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to bbsing on Tue Jan 5 21:28:00 2021
    On 01-05-21 21:06, bbsing wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    On 27 Feb 2020 at 02:34p, Vk3jed pondered and said...
    incornations of my HMB to prove that! :D The biggest weakness of the
    HMB was a 16M size limit for the _entire_ messagebase. When your messagebase has close to 200 echos (plus netmail), and many of those
    areas are fairly active, it makes the messagebase very susceptible to being overloaded. Once you break the 16M limit, ugly things happen,
    like everything gets scrambled, and weird crossposts happen!

    Hi Vk3jed,

    When you say crosspost, what is that?

    With a corrupt HMB, messages would find their way into the wrong area and even get exported to the wrong echos!

    I'm using qwk packs and offline readers as a bbs user, and I'm seeing errors on many of the messages in the qwk packs. I'm using multimail
    0.52, and terminate 5.0's mail reader. Both systems behave differently.

    Hmm, I don't recognise any of the symptoms you're describing. :( When I had a corrupt messagebase, I could still download messages into Bluewave (that's what I used back then), but they were all in the wrong areas, almost randomaly scattered throughout the messagebase. Only fix was to delete the messagebase and start again. I can't recall if multiple message bodies ended up with the one header or anything weird like that, it was a very long time ago!

    Anyway, looks like you have some form of corruption somewhere.


    Multimail shows the message count for an area, but the area index has
    many messages that have error 0 message for the message line.

    In Terminate's (old dos program) the messages from field looks missing
    and the messages body runs through the from, and subject. Each message looks to contain several messages.

    Things just looked mangled.

    Definitely something's corrupted!


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  • From Bob Roberts@21:2/118 to Vk3jed on Tue Jan 5 08:46:52 2021
    I'm using qwk packs and offline readers as a bbs user, and I'm
    seeing errors on many of the messages in the qwk packs. I'm using
    multimail 0.52, and terminate 5.0's mail reader. Both systems behave differently.

    Hmm, I don't recognise any of the symptoms you're describing. :( When I had a corrupt messagebase, I could still download messages into Bluewave (that's what I used back then), but they were all in the wrong areas, almost randomaly scattered throughout the messagebase. Only fix was to delete the messagebase and start again. I can't recall if multiple message

    It could be something to do with the QWK export settings from the hosting BBS. Perhaps a missing CONTROL.DAT or incorrect QWKE setting?

    Multimail should support QWKE just fine. Not sure about Terminate. Back when I used Terminate it was just a comm program.

    Bob Roberts
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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Bob Roberts on Wed Jan 6 19:29:00 2021
    On 01-05-21 08:46, Bob Roberts wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    It could be something to do with the QWK export settings from the
    hosting BBS. Perhaps a missing CONTROL.DAT or incorrect QWKE setting?

    I know the wrong QWK settings on the BBS end cause packets to fail to open in Multimail. Haven't seen that sort of corruption though.

    Multimail should support QWKE just fine. Not sure about Terminate.
    Back when I used Terminate it was just a comm program.

    Yeah Multimail opens QWKE fine - I'm doing it now. :)


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  • From TheMadGamerMan@21:1/190 to Havok on Thu Nov 5 03:16:54 2020
    I'd give anything to have your skill set and move to redoing the old source code to Renegade or Virtual Advance 5.0 source code.

    You and me both.

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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to bbsing on Fri Dec 17 19:28:00 2021
    On 01-05-21 21:06, bbsing wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    When you say crosspost, what is that?

    Messages get posted to the wrong area. This happens if the corruption happens between new messages getting posted and them getting scanned for forwarding to other BBSs. Because the headers are all screwed up, they get sent to the wrong echo.

    I'm using qwk packs and offline readers as a bbs user, and I'm seeing errors on many of the messages in the qwk packs. I'm using multimail
    0.52, and terminate 5.0's mail reader. Both systems behave differently.


    Multimail shows the message count for an area, but the area index has
    many messages that have error 0 message for the message line.

    In Terminate's (old dos program) the messages from field looks missing
    and the messages body runs through the from, and subject. Each message looks to contain several messages.

    Things just looked mangled.

    Yep, seen that too. :)


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  • From Vk3jed@21:1/109 to Bob Roberts on Fri Dec 17 19:30:00 2021
    On 01-05-21 08:46, Bob Roberts wrote to Vk3jed <=-

    It could be something to do with the QWK export settings from the
    hosting BBS. Perhaps a missing CONTROL.DAT or incorrect QWKE setting?

    We were talking about the effects of a corrupt Hudson messagebase.


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