Monthly Archives: August 2007

I am trying to work out why I found Gray Matters so irritating. Advertisements

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And now I seem to have a computer again…

It was the internal power supply in the end – the floppy disc drive cable, apparently. Then today we had a memory panic resolved when Windows turned out to be uploading several score updates, bless it, not. Somehow I lost … Continue reading

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I am still without my computer though I have a loaner for work and will probably manage to get it connected to the Internet at some point in the next couple of days. Probably about the same time I get … Continue reading

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My hard disc is dying which is a large part of the problems of the last few days – an attempt at reinstalling XP made this definite. So I won’t be around that much until tomorrow evening after I get … Continue reading

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The tragedy of unforeseen things that should have been foreseen

There are lots of ways of talking about this. The simplest is the best. All of the religious factions and militias and Kurdish nationalists and government police in Iraq have one thing that they can agree on, which is killing … Continue reading

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HEEYYYULLPP!!!

Can anyone think of a reason why Windows XP should repeatedly and suddenly shut itself down at random? It has been doing it to me all evening, sometimes almost as soon as I boot up, and sometimes after I have … Continue reading

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Here’s one of my very few rules. Bar me from commenting on your journal and I defriend you. Tell me I am patronizing you by disagreeing with your traumadrama in as level-headed a way as I can manage and I … Continue reading

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