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/g/ is NOT your personal tech support team or personal consumer review site.

For tech support/issues with computers, use /wsr/ - Worksafe Requests or one of the following:
https://startpage.com/ or https://duckduckgo.com (i.e., fucking google it)

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who fagged up my chrome?
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>I like Chrome's feature a lot.
What features?
im getting more ads on 4chan again since getting this update
It's no coincidence. Google and Hiro are conspiring against you, Anon.
Good, thanks
Hybrid is better imo

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Ask Hiro.

New ads system and new script that generates a "canvas" for every user, so you are more easy to track.
Evidence on the pic.
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if any of you nerds care to know, i've been getting permanently banned regularly for a long time, and in the past week or so i've started getting 30 day "ban evasion" bans for posts which would typically get me b& forever. i have however not been banned for ban evasion while not breaking any other rules
because panopticlick compares you to their data set. according to them the most non unique browser will just have the tor fingerprint which is useless since no one is using tor browser without tor ip
That's because they're crushed with pngcrush or jpegoptim
wtf, how did you get past fingerprinting? (other than disabled java and breaking all websites)

>Pale Moon
outdated garbage by this point. use FF.
Yeah I'd rather just stop using 4chan than have to use firefox on default settings in default window size forever

>speck is slated for removal from Linux in 4.20
>CoC happens forcing Linus to step down and community to split
>all this as 4.20 is getting near

Really makes you think, huh.
What are the chances that this entire thing is a subversive manuever for control over the kernel?

For those who don’t know, speck is a crypto built by the NSA.
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Wasn't Heartbleed ages ago? i don't even know the details of the things you mentioned, but i have seen the clip of him saying that. Why would they ask if they didn't have to?

I have read that c v c++ and yelling at people for bad code, etc. But sometimes you just gotta look at your life and go 'fuck maybei shouldn't be so much of an asshole" and maybe he did that. It's plausible. If Linux ever becomes not FOSS I don't know what i'd do with myself, maybe just only use up to version 4.x whenever it's cut off... He's such a god like maintainer and PROBABLY the only reason Linux is so well kept. WIthout him I don't know what will happen.
>Wasn't Heartbleed ages ago?
A couple years. But it came about from a commit from some dev linked to either the NSA or the CIA.

>Why would they ask [to backdoor] if they didn't have to?
They didn't ask. They ordered. They ordered everyone, that's the whole point of PRISM. They didn't know it couldn't be done secretly, so then they started abusing auditing vulnerabilities.

>If Linux ever becomes not FOSS I don't know what i'd do with myself
If it ever were to happen, which I used to think would be impossible, but now... anyway, if it ever were to happen, it would just get forked. That said, Linux (as distros) has already been heavily subverted. If you're using systemd, you already have a number of backdoors. Hell, if you're using the kernel vanilla, you already have a number of backdoors, but these are about to go up exponentially. I really hope Gentoo keeps on giving me satisfactory audits before merging, but in either case, the server landscape looks grim.
I use Gentoo also, some autist from WoW 15 years ago showed me how to navigate bash and I was hooked. ran it exclusively throughout uni, learned the system really damn well, and no I don't use systemd, why would anyone when openrc is so much simpler. why don't people like /etc/init.d/scripts ? what's so hard about that?

Anyways... I don't know about this PRISM thing. Have been getting back into tech news after a little mini vacation I'll look it up, and thank you.
>I don't use systemd, why would anyone when openrc is so much simpler
Because they use Redhat or Debian-based (which includes Ubuntu) distros, and both Redhat and Debian force you to use systemd. Redhat because they're the ones actually financing it (well, the NSA, but the checks are officially signed by Redhat), and Debian because Debian Women (of course) pushed for it.

But all the more security/reliability conscious distros stay away from it.

>Anyways... I don't know about this PRISM thing. Have been getting back into tech news after a little mini vacation I'll look it up, and thank you
What? You don't know about Snowden?
I do know about him. when it happened i was a little younger and didn't follow it too closely, but i know who he is and what he did etc.

Do the 'hardened' versions of the ubuntu style distros use systemd still? I can't imagine why anyone would want anything bloated like that running their servers, the oinly two distros I feel like I'm actually using linux are Slackware and Gentoo. the rest feel just weird. but i learned on command line, all those gui apps that obfuscate what's really going on.. i can't deal with them. I don't trust them.

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He knew that a New Yorker hit piece about muh wymynz was going to be published, so he stepped down:

>Torvalds’s decision to step aside came after The New Yorker asked him a series of questions about his conduct for a story on complaints about his abusive behavior discouraging women from working as Linux-kernel programmers. In a response to The New Yorker, Torvalds said, “I am very proud of the Linux code that I invented and the impact it has had on the world. I am not, however, always proud of my inability to communicate well with others—this is a lifelong struggle for me. To anyone whose feelings I have hurt, I am deeply sorry.”

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>“I’m sitting in my home office wearign [sic] a bathrobe,” Torvalds wrote. ”The same way I’m not going to start wearing ties, I’m also not going to buy into the fake politeness, the lying, the office politics and backstabbing, the passive aggressiveness, and the buzzwords. Because THAT is what ‘acting professionally’ results in: people resort to all kinds of really nasty things because they are forced to act out their normal urges in unnatural ways.”

Hell hath no focus like an autist with a goal.
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>all that's needed for a hostile takeover of your favorite os project by sjw's is for a couple of trannys to show up in the comments section

why haven't you switched to closed source proprietary software that is immune to complete sjw takeover yet?
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>why haven't you switched to closed source proprietary software that is immune to complete sjw takeover yet?

This cunt might be on to something here
lets see some purple haired tranny oust the ceo of apple/microsoft
Theyre riddled with them you dumbass. All major companies hire these retards because otherwise twitter has a shitfit and their stock drops 2 points.
We need close source or made ...
Software begin above comunism or capitalism

Do you need a logo?

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no traps allowed edition

Previous thread: >67657461

If you're looking for purchase advice, state your budget and requirements (e.g. size and performance).
Don't buy anything OTHER THAN IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad T, X, and W/P Series if you want the Real Business Experience™

>Other business laptops are welcome in /tpg/ (Dell Latitude/Precision, HP EliteBook/ZBook).

Libreboot-compatible models:
>T60 (check lcd), X60(s/t); X200(s/t. -s requires soldering), T400(s)/500; W500.

Modern models:
>X220/X230 - 12", 768p, cheap and light
>T420/T430 - 14", 900p, widely available, socketed CPU, both Coreboot-compatible (Ivy Bridge CPU support on T420); Quad Core Compatible, Old keyboard swap on *30 series

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do you recommend the p51 anon? I will have the funds to get one soon enough, but I dont know if I shoud just go for the p52 instead. The p51 has a harddrive slot and NVME correct?
Have a question about Fedora 26 on an R61e

I installed the Middleton BIOS, T9500 2.6ghz and 8gb DDR2 800, SSD boot drive, reasonably decent specs for Fedora right? Nope, Fedora 26, even LXDE, takes FOREVER to boot, on a new install. 28 Workstation won't even boot, but will boot off the Live Disk.

What the hell? I have an Acer Atom dual core 1.6ghz netbook with 2gb RAM that blows the doors off this thing in load up time. My Dad's T60p with W10 loads faster with the older Merom C2D and almost 1/3rd of the memory.

I ran sudo dnf update to no avail. Changed batteries. This same laptop loaded 7 instantly and ran it like a raped ape. What am I doing wrong? Lenovo battery and power adapter too. Intel integrated graphics.
Is there any reason not to buy an X1? How long do they last on Debian
You should leave.
Suxh a huge faggot. Wow.
>great shitposting machine
No wonder.
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based cody wilson

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NVIDIA did it AGAIN! The absolute state of rip-off!


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How's the job hunt going, anon?
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Very untrue, I graduated from a shithole uni and heard back from them a month after applying.
I've got a pretty good chance of getting a job in the next month with a salary of little over AU$100K. What are some good purchases for when I start making big boy bux?
I've been stuck in a contract position for like a year and a half and finally this week I got my offer to get hired directly by the company.

I've also had like 6 recruiters contact me this week, where the fuck were these people back when I was actually looking for a fucking job?
It's been great. Finally got an offer for a government position. Just need to get my clearance and I'll be working. I should probably stop going to 4chan.
>>you should know this shit by heart

>y-you're meant to know this by heart?!?!?!?! as soon as i passed A&DS i basically stopped caring, i could obviously learn it all again but what the fuck

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Hello /g/, the 2018 Autumn Babby Cup is one month away and it's time to do a board poll in order for the team roster to reflect /g/ as it is now. I am the current manager for the team.
Poll Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScxmw7JbMwNVx1dl0LFIjkv76LUqoIRmUpQY3Q9vdpf--GtPQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
>What is this
The 4CC is a competition run on modified version of Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 using free software between different 4chan boards.
For details please check the wiki here https://implyingrigged.info/wiki/FAQ
On our latest match /g/ managed won against /ck/ 2-1 but it wasn't enough to promote us to Summer because of the negative Goal Difference
Archives of other matches can be found here:
Currently /g/ is a babby team.
If you have any more questions or suggestions please leave them in the thread!
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Did my part and voted.
That doesn't sound so and. The pitch should be a giant red clitmouse though, but I guess the rest would look too weird.
>The pitch should be a giant red clitmouse though, but I guess the rest would look too weird.
yeah it would look a little weird and coudn't fit the rest of the stadium
These last few days has made me missed Tidus. Also coloured squares.
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Note that we will have a friendly match as a memorial bowl for Terry A. Davis on September 29th against /tv/ (aka CIA) featuring a new model for Terry (pic related)

kill yourself tripfag

Moar RAM edition-

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>Learn how to build a PC
Search youtube for a guide for your socket

Want help?
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>List your uses; eg Gaming, Video Editing, VM Work
>For monitors, include purpose and graphics card pairing.
>Don't use Speccy. Use HWinfo, SIV, etc.
>For Win7 in Ryzen, refer to https://pastebin.com/TUZvnmy1


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What? Quick rundown. I'm about to order.
2080 has only 8GB VRAM and 2080ti is expensive as fuck
Maybe in the short term it's like you said.
But if they pull this off and manage to make RT spread in the market it will make more sense to shill it that way. Who knows, maybe the next GTA will use Ray Tracing.
You're not gonna get the impact of all those extra frames when you're only using a 4k 60hz monitor though.
> only 8Gb
Of GDDR6, whatever that means.

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>"OMG this contributor liked a PewDiePie tweet seven years ago. He is le ebil nazi. I'm literally shaking"
>"We don't want nazis in this open source project. All your contributions will be retroactively rejected and you will be banned from our forums. Don't talk to me or my wife's son ever again"

Thanks tranny
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regarding the tranny? he has built up a large enough mob of zelots in the pass few years to create a sufficient amount noise to cause 'problems' for projects. since most tech people live in the same echo chamber/culture as these people, they know the consequences of being singled out for not being progressive enough among their peers. basically they have to listen to these people or chance being run out of the industry.. besides most of them probably hold the same snow flake opinions anyway.
Who even let these mentally ill dangercolour heads be part of anything in the first fucking place? The Linux community is absolutely rife all kinds of degenerates and deviants including pedos, retards, queers, pajeets and trannies anyway. As if there's any quality control possible.
because body dysphoria is a mental illness but gender dysphoria is just how your born, you cis-het normative racist nazi bigot.
>putting ratchets in place in order to arbitrarily remove contributors
>We want your personal info for statistics purposes

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>RTX 2080
>60 fps

so this is the power of a $2000 GPU in the year 2018. also, who gives a fuck about 4k?
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eyes has around 5MP in the center, edges of vision >1MP ...
assuming you arent talking about 1080p on a coin size display
Didn't your parents ever teach you not to lie, anon? Even the 2080ti is well under $2000.
It will become faster onde CDP enables DLSS on TW3.
Anti aliasing isn't really needed for 4k

>Ian is dead
>Linus is gone

Is it time for me to unironically install gentoo?

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I just HardwareUnboxed review.

Paying double the money for 10 more frames in the "Average FPS" category while having the same 1% minimums as the 1080Ti is a big yikes for me

also the 2080 vs 1080ti is exactly the same performance rofl but you are paying like 200 bucks more for the 2080

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Noisy dogshit that runs like absolute crap
Wow, shitty upscaling that practically 0 games use. Fucking based Nvidia. So yeah, it's the same performance (actually less in some games) for the same price, which is fucking terrible.
My fucking nigger. Midrange for life, I'll be upgrading with 7nm next year.
nothing against jay but he is a complete amateur when it comes to actually doing anything with computers. he is good at making custom pcs look pretty but he has 0 credibility when it comes to software.
I'm facing a serious conundrum.

I have a 280.
I am buying a 4k screen.
I need to upgrade now for increasingly demanding 3dCAD
Not later.
I could grab a Vega, better experience in Linux.
But it's an expensive piece of trash.
Alternatively I buy an OG Titan and sit on that until AMD sorts it's shit out.

What would you recommend?
>buying old nvidia shit

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