* Posts by Greg J Preece

2505 posts • joined 10 Jun 2009

One millionth English 'word' is... Web 2.0

Greg J Preece


How can a *two word* bunch of marketing shite made up by a man that wanted to sell more books be considered a word anyway?

Cartoon lion urges Lancs kids to dob in terrorist classmates

Greg J Preece


Why don't we make the children afraid of adults, each other, hell, the entire world. Get them used to doing whatever the police say in order to thwart teh ev1l t3rr0rists.

And Guy Fawkes was not a terrorist.

Error time counts towards FOI rejections

Greg J Preece

That's FOI dead then...

Nice loophole for people to exploit, there.

Fedora 11 leaps into filesystem unknown

Greg J Preece

ext4 is fine on my server

Yeah, I said server. As the app points out, the issues occur in software that's not using the proper calls. I'm not running any of that software, and my server boots so fast it's scary. Also using it on a workstation and my laptop. Not had any problems at all, only benefits.

Webhost denies poor passwords led to catastrophic hack

Greg J Preece

Either not the actual cracker, or not a good one

<< "Z3r0 day in hypervm??" the anonymous poster wrote, substituting numbers for letters as is common in hacker parlance. "Plz u give us too much credit." >>

It looks like a skiddy, it talks like a skiddy... I think there's a possibility we *are* giving them too much credit.

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