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by shyouko
Sun Apr 03, 2016 9:33 am
Forum: SGI: Discussion
Topic: Headless desktop: what's the performance loss?
Replies: 5
Views: 649

Re: Headless desktop: what's the performance loss?

If you are just running plain 2D X11 session in local wired LAN, it's pretty much native speed.
by shyouko
Fri Jun 19, 2015 9:37 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: About that Jurassic World thing...
Replies: 44
Views: 2844

Re: About that Jurassic World thing...

I read the heroine ran all the time with her heels throughout the movie...
by shyouko
Sat Jun 13, 2015 3:59 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Operating Systems/Hardware
Topic: SGI Tech is Front and Center in RHEL 7
Replies: 4
Views: 722

Re: SGI Tech is Front and Center in RHEL 7

As Linux goes, CentOS 7 is comparatively decent and stable.
by shyouko
Sun Jul 27, 2014 8:00 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: WHat do we all do (occupation)?
Replies: 126
Views: 9375

Re: WHat do we all do (occupation)?

Getting started (again) as a System Engineer at a local HPC cluster solution & cloud hosting company.
by shyouko
Tue May 27, 2014 11:07 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Careers?
Replies: 35
Views: 2099

Re: Careers?

Genius, as printed on my business card. But they hire too many idiots, so I'm quitting. So you're indeed job-less? Nope, quitting but yet. Hired to become a System Engineer for some Solaris clouds and GPU clusters. So you're just another idiot? Don't worry...you'll get over it :-) Yay, maybe I'm ju...
by shyouko
Thu May 22, 2014 8:45 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Careers?
Replies: 35
Views: 2099

Re: Careers?

Oskar45 wrote:
shyouko wrote:Genius, as printed on my business card.

But they hire too many idiots, so I'm quitting.

So you're indeed job-less?

Nope, quitting but yet.
Hired to become a System Engineer for some Solaris clouds and GPU clusters.
by shyouko
Thu May 22, 2014 3:50 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Careers?
Replies: 35
Views: 2099

Re: Careers?

Genius, as printed on my business card.

But they hire too many idiots, so I'm quitting.
by shyouko
Fri Apr 18, 2014 10:15 am
Forum: Apple
Topic: Powermac G5 11,2 - Harddisk Screws
Replies: 7
Views: 885

Re: Powermac G5 11,2 - Harddisk Screws

I guess you can always get the screws for your Mac at the Genius Bar if you ask nicely.
by shyouko
Tue Apr 08, 2014 10:30 am
Forum: Apple
Topic: Apple OS X 10.5.8 and NFS subdirectories
Replies: 8
Views: 1038

Re: Apple OS X 10.5.8 and NFS subdirectories

I assume the mapall flag would override any UID issues? I'd suggest you get another UNIX/Linux to mount the NFS share to make sure the G5 is serving the NFS share correctly, before we decide where the fingers should be pointed. Maybe stating the obvious, do you have firewall on the G5? I'm just not ...
by shyouko
Mon Apr 07, 2014 1:29 pm
Forum: Apple
Topic: Apple OS X 10.5.8 and NFS subdirectories
Replies: 8
Views: 1038

Re: Apple OS X 10.5.8 and NFS subdirectories

SMB might be easier…

Maybe you can share the line concerned in exports for everyone to take a look?
by shyouko
Sun Mar 23, 2014 9:33 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: RAR rant
Replies: 21
Views: 1294

Re: RAR rant

WinRAR's repair ZIP file function helped me partially saved a few corrupted ZIP files tho.
by shyouko
Thu Mar 13, 2014 11:26 am
Forum: Apple
Topic: FFView 0.9.10 recompiled for Mavericks
Replies: 0
Views: 2397

FFView 0.9.10 recompiled for Mavericks

One of my fav picture viewer in OS X http://old.feedface.com/software/ffview.html Last version released on the web site in 2009 was compiled with Tiger SDK. It has numerous random crashes on my Retina MacBook Pro (I don't recall if it crashed on my MBP 15" Late 11). Since it ran pretty much bug...
by shyouko
Sat Jun 08, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: My new computer room
Replies: 125
Views: 11501

Re: My new computer room

Arghhhhhh! So spacious.

I'm living in Hong Kong and can only dream...
by shyouko
Sat Sep 22, 2012 7:46 am
Forum: Apple
Topic: Is it called iPhone 5 or iPhone G5…?
Replies: 2
Views: 628

Is it called iPhone 5 or iPhone G5…?

Because...

Image

Then according to Mactracker…
PowerMac G5 dual 1.8GHz: 1592
PowerMac G5 dual 2GHz: 1671
by shyouko
Sun May 01, 2011 10:39 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: WHat do we all do (occupation)?
Replies: 126
Views: 9375

Re: WHat do we all do (occupation)?

Systems Engineer at service desk of one of the big four.

Answering IT (and non-IT-related) phone calls, fixing shits made by other teams, educate users and some IT house keeping...

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