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by happosai
Tue May 01, 2012 9:35 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1049: "Bookshelf"
Replies: 867
Views: 130663

Re: 1049: "Bookshelf"

I had never heard about Ayn Rand or Atlas Shrugged, probably because I am a Finn. I read the wikipedia pages and then went of to see if it was available in library. The online database says there is two copies from 1999 in the libraries of the city, with a total of 23 reservations. I'm pretty sure t...
by happosai
Thu Feb 03, 2011 6:06 pm UTC
Forum: Religious Wars
Topic: Tabs vs Spaces
Replies: 209
Views: 146128

Re: Tabs vs Spaces

"tabs for indentation" and "spaces for aligning". Works perfectly, making both the "tab" and "spaces" people happy. Everything was happy, until people started using code editors with variable width font. frackers.
by happosai
Thu Feb 03, 2011 6:01 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Who the dickens are you?
Replies: 10922
Views: 2346524

Re: INTRO THREAD THE THIRD

33. male. married. software engineer from Finland and long time xkcd reader. Interested in free software, cats and history. I'm afraid I'll soon get pointy hair as I've got more interested in what makes software projects successful. used to think it was "just hire the smartest coders", tur...
by happosai
Thu Feb 03, 2011 5:44 pm UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0195: "Map of the Internet"
Replies: 160
Views: 50236

Re: 0195: "Map of the Internet"

Now that the end-of-time protocol has been activated (INANA has assigned the last of the address blocks to the regional authorities), perhaps it's time for an update? When you said that, we didn't know how the last five would get distributed. Now the "final five" blocks have now been allo...

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