Very Cool Article
Very Cool Article
Just Give me the Answer Please
I especially liked this part."We migrated key functions from Windows to Linux because we needed an operating system that was stable and reliable – one that would give us in-house control. So if we needed to patch, adjust or adapt, we could," he said.
Interesting! Most of the reasons given for the switch are the same reasons that I had. Small world! Great solution!
Life is good! Live it to the Ubuntu-ist!
140 laptops eh? Holy cow that seems like a lot. Awesome though. Speaking of which, I thought at one point in the repos we had a app that could track ISS. For the life of me, I can't remember it's name.
Dihydrogen Monoxide has killed more people this year due to overdose than murder, yet we do nothing about it..
You don't need an app to track the ISS, you can get NASA to send you alerts with spotting information: http://spotthestation.nasa.gov/
HAL: "I'm sorry Dave, I can't let you in. I'm updating."
Dave: "HAL, Let me in! I didn't specify any updates!"
HAL: "I'm sorry Dave, according to Windows Genuine Advantage, your license does not appear to be valid."
Dave: "HAL, Let me in! What are you talking about? These are official government computers. Override the update."
HAL: "I can't do that Dave. It's not in my programs. I have to run virus updates now. Please stand by."
Dave: "HAL, Let me in! I don't have time for this nonsense."
HAL: "I'm sorry Dave. I don't understand the term nonsense. Please explain."
Dave: "I, I, I can't breathe . . ."
Dave: "sudo airlock open"
Dave: "I can't remember."
HAL: "Sorry, Try again."
Dave: "HAL, Let me in!"
HAL: "I'm sorry Dave, 3 incorrect password attempts."
Last edited by tgalati4; 6 Days Ago at 03:28 PM. Reason: Clarified HAL reference.
i read HAL as Hardware Abstraction Layer the 1st time there
drop to console