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An oldie but goodie. Entirely possible that is has been posted some previous year...


Bergen Linux User Group implemented CPIP network communication following RFC 1149 back in 2001.


Request for Comments: 1149 RFC1149 (proposed back in 1990)




Writeup of the event


Ping times:


Script started on Sat Apr 28 11:24:09 2001

:~$ /sbin/ifconfig tun0

tun0 Link encap:Point-to-Point Protocol

inet addr: P-t-P: Mask:


RX packets:1 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0

TX packets:2 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0


RX bytes:88 (88.0 b) TX bytes:168 (168.0 b)


:~$ ping -i 900

PING ( 56 data bytes

64 bytes from icmp_seq=0 ttl=255 time=6165731.1 ms

64 bytes from icmp_seq=4 ttl=255 time=3211900.8 ms

64 bytes from icmp_seq=2 ttl=255 time=5124922.8 ms

64 bytes from icmp_seq=1 ttl=255 time=6388671.9 ms


--- ping statistics ---

9 packets transmitted, 4 packets received, 55% packet loss

round-trip min/avg/max = 3211900.8/5222806.6/6388671.9 ms

:~$ exit


Script done on Sat Apr 28 14:14:28 2001

“He who joyfully marches to music in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice.” - Albert Einstein

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I think Morgoth has become our local animal rights activist. I'm actually glad to hear that, it's good to see him take a stand against something important like that. Even if I disagree with the dog one Morgie, I respect your message.

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Why has elegance found so little following? Elegance has the disadvantage that hard work is needed to achieve it and a good education to appreciate it. - Edsger Wybe Dijkstra

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I just looked it up!


EDIT: Why does he say "I am the lord" at the end? Surely that much is pretty ****ing obvious.


Or is it?


These rules sound like something Jack Black might shout frtom behind a curtain, when he was really drunk.

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tarna's dead; processing... complete. Disappointed by Universe. RIP Hades/Sand/etc. Here's hoping your next alt has a harp.

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It's scary that a whole generation of geeks are going to grow up thinking that this is what naked women look like.


Luckily, most none of them will actually see a naked woman in real life so no harm done.

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