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by Duncan
Tue Jan 13, 2009 3:07 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Teenagers- are they all evil?
Replies: 59
Views: 22896

Re: Teenagers- are they all evil?

I think I'm having my metaphorical period.
by Duncan
Wed Jan 07, 2009 1:27 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: message from pogo/magda
Replies: 3
Views: 3990

Re: message from pogo/magda

Original mail says :

This is an enquiry e-mail via http://www.theforest.org.uk from:
Magdalena Jednorowicz <magda_j@wildmail.com>

Mail goes to pogomac@yahoo.com

Must be a mail link or address on the site that still goes to Pogo's address.
by Duncan
Wed Jan 07, 2009 1:07 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Teenagers- are they all evil?
Replies: 59
Views: 22896

Re: Teenagers- are they all evil?

I'm empty of any suggestion both sensible and technologically plausible. I mean, cameras that emit light is essentially progressing towards holo-Ryan, which is probably still beyond even dorkbot.

I take it tranquility team is pretty much not happening ?
by Duncan
Mon Jan 05, 2009 1:19 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Behind the Scenes 18/12/2008
Replies: 8
Views: 6076

Re: Behind the Scenes 18/12/2008

Done, hopefully. The forest dark arts crawls its slimy way back from the void.
by Duncan
Sat Dec 20, 2008 3:11 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Behind the Scenes 18/12/2008
Replies: 8
Views: 6076

Re: Behind the Scenes 18/12/2008

I'm sorry I missed this too. I'd urge more caution on logins, particularly the server access stuff. It's been made a hash of before and I keep it very tight nowadays. I think only Milk and myself have the main details and I prefer to have them passed on directly from me. Saying that, there are certa...
by Duncan
Fri Dec 19, 2008 4:57 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Site Problems -URGENT
Replies: 15
Views: 9285

Re: Site Problems -URGENT

In response to PHP5 query, Barnabas asks, will we be needing MySQL 5 as well ?
by Duncan
Thu Dec 18, 2008 10:54 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: good one
Replies: 30
Views: 9721

Re: good one

Ryan has a psycho stalker
by Duncan
Tue Dec 16, 2008 1:45 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Site Problems -URGENT
Replies: 15
Views: 9285

Re: Site Problems -URGENT

Milk mailed Barnabas the admin but I think he's still left it commented out for now. To be honest I'd be tempted to do the same in his position. I think I'll progress things by asking about a shift to PHP 5.
by Duncan
Tue Dec 16, 2008 1:19 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: computer problems
Replies: 30
Views: 19654

Re: computer problems

Nice one. 8)
by Duncan
Tue Dec 16, 2008 12:57 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: computer problems
Replies: 30
Views: 19654

Re: computer problems

Gah, I don't know jay, but what a fuckwit. Hate this sort of thing. It's time the forest got a set of stocks to put the incompetents in. How big a drive would we need for the server ? Could always use the 160gig from bluey. What else would it need ? I've got still decent power supply that's notional...
by Duncan
Thu Dec 11, 2008 6:07 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: baby changer
Replies: 13
Views: 9998

Re: baby changer

I have quite a few friends imminently about to drop sprogs.

This might be really useful if they don't get the right gender or hair colour.

Definitely a good idea.
by Duncan
Wed Dec 10, 2008 11:45 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Site Problems -URGENT
Replies: 15
Views: 9285

Re: Site Problems -URGENT

Sounds good. I got as far as figuring that line, and the random file seems intact, so no more idea. Must be some other config thing like Chaotic suggests.

Milk, not sure if you've been in touch with the admin already so I'll leave it to you to make the change and let him know.

Nice.
by Duncan
Tue Dec 09, 2008 6:48 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Site Problems -URGENT
Replies: 15
Views: 9285

Site Problems -URGENT

From our host, You have a PHP file template that is programmed incorrectly and is causing very high server load issues. Please have your webmaster fix this ASAP, the two repeating errors are below. The errors happen every second over and over. Please fix this ASAP as I was forced to suspend your sit...
by Duncan
Thu Dec 04, 2008 1:26 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Where is stuff from Old Bluey?
Replies: 26
Views: 15692

Re: Where is stuff from Old Bluey?

Must be the 500G WD that was the dodgy one. Almost definitely nowhere near full. Hadn't even partitioned the whole thing when it started misbehaving. Unless someone else did which was unlikely at the time. And not so old, it was still quite new when all the office shifting happened. I would take the...
by Duncan
Wed Dec 03, 2008 3:04 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Where is stuff from Old Bluey?
Replies: 26
Views: 15692

Re: Where is stuff from Old Bluey?

I know one of the drives was dodgy (500GB Maxtor I think) but hopefully not both.

I have another older one that was dieing at home that I managed to get some stuff off. Must search that.

You got space to copy stuff onto Swithun ? I have an external that I got for the purpose ages ago.
by Duncan
Tue Dec 02, 2008 12:04 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The pleasant and benevolent Christmas shopping
Replies: 1
Views: 1426

The pleasant and benevolent Christmas shopping

A requested ad from our charity cousins, -------------------------------------------- The charity shops in Newington are having a late night shopping event Wednesday, 3rd December and will be open until 8pm. They have saved all their extra special Christmas things and you'll be able to get lovely gi...
by Duncan
Tue Dec 02, 2008 11:55 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 8pm Meeting last Monday of month
Replies: 12
Views: 10311

Re: 8pm Meeting last Monday of month

There was a meeting yesterday ? Sorry if I missed it. Of course should have gone to film anyway. Ideas, The Safety of Objects http://uk.imdb.com/title/tt0256359/ , primarily because I'm fan of Timothy Olyphant, and The Pleasure of Being Robbed http://uk.imdb.com/title/tt1189259/ Documentaries, The F...
by Duncan
Mon Dec 01, 2008 6:58 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: web team meeting, monday 6th
Replies: 29
Views: 19645

Re: web team meeting, monday 6th

I'd like to stick up for our hosting owner and admin, who is not faceless, but is a very pleasant and competent man, named Barnabas, who provides support one to one. The service over the years has been excellent and I would strongly resist moving. He's quite happy to shift us to a PHP 5 server, and ...
by Duncan
Mon Dec 01, 2008 1:13 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Where is stuff from Old Bluey?
Replies: 26
Views: 15692

Re: Where is stuff from Old Bluey?

Tim has been in touch with me about this again. It's obviously quite important to him and Mikey so I'm willing to take a lead in tracking stuff down. What happened to the blue computer ? I gather it doesn't exist anymore. Was it retired because it was windows or did it actually die ? Was there only ...
by Duncan
Tue Nov 25, 2008 11:28 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 8pm Meeting last Monday of month
Replies: 12
Views: 10311

Re: 8pm Meeting last Monday of month

Yeah, I have ideas again, would like to get involved.

Before the film seems like a good time for the meeting.

Shouldn't we just call 'bottom liners' pants ?
by Duncan
Tue Nov 25, 2008 11:04 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Programme 24-30/11/2008
Replies: 6
Views: 3482

Re: Programme 24-30/11/2008

Fixed it here, but still needs fixed on events page
by Duncan
Wed Nov 05, 2008 6:15 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: economic crisis
Replies: 7
Views: 3671

Re: economic crisis

I'm just glad someone has had the sense to put in place measures to prevent the assasination of the American president.
by Duncan
Wed Oct 29, 2008 5:37 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The bigger picture
Replies: 106
Views: 31786

Re: The bigger picture

He used to be a male escort ?
by Duncan
Wed Oct 29, 2008 3:09 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The bigger picture
Replies: 106
Views: 31786

Re: The bigger picture

Anonymity, I remember that.
by Duncan
Tue Oct 28, 2008 11:50 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The bigger picture
Replies: 106
Views: 31786

Re: The bigger picture

Admins, word censoring is NOT for you to make back door edits to peoples' posts, and especially not for the pursuit of some dubious hippy agenda. If you wish to do so you should use the edit button and make it explicit that you have done so. Unless of course it's exceedingly funny, a bar which this ...
by Duncan
Mon Oct 20, 2008 7:24 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: THE HAPPENING
Replies: 4
Views: 3926

Re: THE HAPPENING

I am a vacuum cleaner.

But how is nothing more clean ?
by Duncan
Tue Oct 14, 2008 4:50 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: proposal for new films
Replies: 6
Views: 3572

Re: proposal for new films

Matters if it's good and/or interesting, not how avant garde or mainstream.
by Duncan
Fri Oct 03, 2008 12:37 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: This week I've been mostly listening to...
Replies: 216
Views: 252747

Re: This week I've been mostly listening to...

Cut Copy, beautilful Australian pop electronica that I picked up in San Fran.

Just imagine a massage from a hot girl and the music she listens to.
by Duncan
Mon Mar 31, 2008 1:12 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: grey-computer in the old office
Replies: 4
Views: 3484

slackware ftw !
by Duncan
Thu Mar 27, 2008 4:25 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Router
Replies: 0
Views: 2016

Router

I finally remembered to bring in the router. In action room cabinet.
by Duncan
Fri Aug 03, 2007 4:36 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Ze Happening
Replies: 34
Views: 20917

The end of festival party and the Happening should be nothing to do with each other whatsoever.

There must be no repeat of the fuckwit culture spass disgrace of past years.

The Happening must be returned to it's former glory.

Are you my Dada ?
by Duncan
Fri Aug 03, 2007 4:31 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Night Of 1001 Themes: Festival Opening NIght
Replies: 39
Views: 30220

919. mid 21st century post-urban tribal resurgence
by Duncan
Tue Jul 17, 2007 9:22 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Mission Statement
Replies: 21
Views: 14460

Ask yourself, is it less than green to subvert ?
by Duncan
Tue Jul 17, 2007 1:18 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: Mission Statement
Replies: 21
Views: 14460

This is great ! Bill, if you're on the TK Yahoo group you should read up Sally Felt in the archives.
by Duncan
Fri Jul 13, 2007 1:53 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: SHADOWED SPACES
Replies: 1
Views: 1738

Anyone going on this ?

It sounds amazing but I totally forgot in usual fashion and now it's completely booked up.
by Duncan
Wed Jul 11, 2007 12:26 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: PROJECTOR!
Replies: 9
Views: 10473

Nope, I'd still rate my recommendation above theirs.

Their first one is just a crap make.

Their second is a resolution that's really for HDTV specifically, not what we use, and has a very weak brightness.
by Duncan
Tue Jul 10, 2007 4:56 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: PROJECTOR!
Replies: 9
Views: 10473

Anyway, to be more useful, a quick recommendation would be the BenQ MP721, which is on a good price at http://www.dabs.com

About 600 quid.
by Duncan
Tue Jul 10, 2007 4:26 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: PROJECTOR!
Replies: 9
Views: 10473

That should be true of ALL purchases :)
by Duncan
Sun Jul 08, 2007 4:06 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: laminators
Replies: 12
Views: 39842

I think we should go for A0, just to be sure. You could also use it for weirdos.
by Duncan
Fri Jul 06, 2007 9:20 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: laminators
Replies: 12
Views: 39842

A4 I would have thought. Probably worth buying not the cheapest so it lasts a bit longer.
by Duncan
Tue Jul 03, 2007 6:12 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: catch
Replies: 44
Views: 50170

So, after all the fuss we've so far got two right hand (for a left hander) gloves.

Oh the humanity.

Perhaps if we could agree that the Forest will spend say 50 quid on this we could get more gloves.

Wish Matt was still here, he was a softball player. Played with one of the teams in Edinburgh iirc.
by Duncan
Fri Jun 29, 2007 10:19 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: remote energy transfers
Replies: 1
Views: 3050

It's an anti obsessive compulsive device. It seems to be working perfectly well.
by Duncan
Wed Jun 27, 2007 4:35 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: 96 Users!
Replies: 4
Views: 3847

It's mostly search bots, the 74 ones are Yahoo, others are Google and probably more.
by Duncan
Fri Jun 22, 2007 5:03 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: catch
Replies: 44
Views: 50170

Bat has arrived ! It's very pretty, and please ignore Daniel's weight nonsense. The bat is just under 2 lbs which is just the same as the lighter bats that the pros use nowadays, in the age of fast pitching.
by Duncan
Tue Jun 19, 2007 2:58 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Someone bought something online!
Replies: 20
Views: 17591

Paypal's already taken its cut, but it's only 40p. Was assuming you're familiar with such.

So anyway Mr. Professional Dreamer, that is the right address ?
by Duncan
Tue Jun 19, 2007 2:49 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: I'm off
Replies: 3
Views: 4788

Will come up with something. Was thinking of the Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner.

Is the sound working on the PA ? Having to fuck about getting the sound working every time is the main thing that puts me off doing film night.
by Duncan
Mon Jun 18, 2007 9:10 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Someone bought something online!
Replies: 20
Views: 17591

Is that kasperlurcock@yahoo.co.uk ?

It'll be sans the exhorbitant paypal charge of course.
by Duncan
Mon Jun 18, 2007 8:53 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: forest records url
Replies: 1
Views: 2613

Fixed finally, points to the forest records section of theforest.org.uk site. Domain was hosted by Pogo originally, but no more and languished in web limbo for a while. I've got it back now so it uses the free services at the domain register (ukreg) for web and email forwarding. It shall sit happily...
by Duncan
Mon Jun 18, 2007 6:29 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The Forest In Fife on a Fike! (Bike)
Replies: 13
Views: 8371

James, just wondering where you're getting those distances from ?

May well be right, but I've cycled some of those bits before and my spidey sense says they're a bit optimistic.