We need to name this future galaxy
I propose a poll for naming the new merged galaxy. Aside from Andromeda Way and Milkymeda, what shall we name it? How about El Regulus or Alpha Vulturus?
155 posts • joined 30 Nov 2009
To the point mentioned earlier - the lack of error message means less exposure on search engines regarding specific problems therefore centralizing specific knowledge about Windows problems. This is clearly a tactic by Microsoft to enrich their support services -- and by enrich I mean increase revenue.
Sometime in the future on The Register:
Computer Git Mauled At Local Zoo
User thinks lynx a big pussy
Local computer nerd climbed into a zoo cage hoping to find a better browsing experience only to have his giblets minced by a lethargic Eurasian Lynx. The cage was strewn with abandoned iPhone 6s and various fondle slabs by would-be photogs and journos that had cheerfully wandered...
@Jon Thompson 1 Here's an example of a list to knock down traffic from Asia, Russia, Africa and a few other places. http://www.wizcrafts.net/chinese-blocklist.html There are larger lists elsewhere, I just can't find the link at the moment. I deploy the list in my .htaccess file for my hosted website, since such hosts are targets. After deploying this list and some bot blockers, my site saw 25% less traffic, and my site became much more available and performant. The case flow looks like this: "if from China, sod off, if not from China are you a bot, if so, sod off". My forum spam dropped from 4 or 5 daily to 1 per week.
@IIStards You can install mysql, php and phpmyadmin in IIS. I have, and now I don't any more.
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