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by munky
Mon Aug 18, 2003 4:04 pm
Forum: News
Topic: irc.avalonworks.ca & irc.dks.ca
Replies: 16
Views: 13600

No, it doesn't.. but it should have atleast made you without power for only 23 hours ;) usually you buy enough of a ups to run whatever critical systems for 10-15 minutes. just enough time to shut the machines down safely (usually you have some sort of interface that will automatically shut them do...
by munky
Mon Aug 18, 2003 3:58 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: MSBlast/Lovsan worm is making the rounds
Replies: 4
Views: 4845

an amusing update

http://lnks.us/?V31J5J
by munky
Sun Aug 17, 2003 12:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Why do YOU use ipv6?
Replies: 20
Views: 15484

foonet is a colo provider.
there are complaints from many opers about lack of abuse@ responses.
by munky
Sat Aug 16, 2003 10:12 pm
Forum: IRC Clients
Topic: Hmmm :)
Replies: 58
Views: 55031

i have nothing against microsoft, and nothing against *nix. there are benefits to both. i use windows xp on my desktop and laptop, but i use screen+bitchx because it allows me to use the same client between both and when i travel. lets try to keep this on topic, client preference, not OS bashing/deb...
by munky
Fri Aug 15, 2003 5:41 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Who is going back to school?
Replies: 6
Views: 6047

cygwin+XFree86+ssh+xhost etc etc == no stinky CS students to put up with

that is assuming your department is a decent CS department and doesn't do all Win32
by munky
Fri Aug 15, 2003 5:38 pm
Forum: IRCD
Topic: Hybrid 6.4
Replies: 5
Views: 13858

uname -a
will give your OS information

dmesg
after a fresh reboot will give information about your hardware (as will lspci/ls_pci on some linux systems)

also, what user are you using to start ircd?
by munky
Fri Aug 15, 2003 5:27 pm
Forum: News
Topic: irc.avalonworks.ca & irc.dks.ca
Replies: 16
Views: 13600

the canucks are saying it was a lightning strike i think the us side was saying some other trivial thing. i think no one knows for certain what exactly it was yet, just speculations. last numbers i heard were 50 million people were effected (30-35 million people's homes without power, i guess the re...
by munky
Thu Aug 14, 2003 6:37 pm
Forum: IRCD
Topic: Linking to non TS5 IRCds
Replies: 5
Views: 12329

out of curiosity, why would you want to?
by munky
Thu Aug 14, 2003 2:03 pm
Forum: IRCD
Topic: Bandwidth usage of ircds
Replies: 2
Views: 10766

∙φ∙ irc.servercentral.net ircd.servercentral.net[ircd@255.255.255.255] 0 14590 911 5785071 314624 :90561 1 TS QS EX IE CHW EOB KLN GLN KNOCK UID UNKLN CLUSTER ENCAP ∙φ∙ ? 1 total server(s) ∙φ∙ ? Sent total : 911.00 Kilobytes ∙φ∙ ? Recv total : 307.25 Megabytes ∙φ∙ ? Server send: 16.21 Gigabytes (30....
by munky
Thu Aug 14, 2003 1:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: allowing longer topic lengths
Replies: 16
Views: 13247

It simply takes time and cooperation between developers to set their defaults. admins, not developers. the only limit the developers put in is the buffer space available for the topic, which is probably much much higher than is actually used. it's the admin's that compile and manage the conf that s...
by munky
Thu Aug 14, 2003 12:58 pm
Forum: Help
Topic: nethacking
Replies: 3
Views: 4929

opers can also (in most cases, at least) get around the no_create_on_split, but they will not keep ops through the netjoin. though i've never heard of a case of this being abused to join a +ik channel.
by munky
Wed Aug 13, 2003 1:17 pm
Forum: IRC Clients
Topic: Hmmm :)
Replies: 58
Views: 55031

I'm sure this thread was started to show your personal prefence of IRC client, and not initialize trolling and flaming. Come on people, IT'S ONLY IRC! actually, in this case, "it's only a forum" (or http, if you prefer sticking to protocols) come to think of it, i'm surprised we have yet to reach g...
by munky
Wed Aug 13, 2003 1:03 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: MSBlast/Lovsan worm is making the rounds
Replies: 4
Views: 4845

by munky
Tue Aug 12, 2003 2:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: MSBlast/Lovsan worm is making the rounds
Replies: 4
Views: 4845

MSBlast/Lovsan worm is making the rounds

It's important for all users (EFnet or otherwise) to patch their computers against the recent RPC/DCOM exploits. This worm will exploit RPC, opening a shell to download (via tftp) the remainder of the worm. The worm then starts scanning (mostly) random IP's to furhter infect. When the shell is close...
by munky
Mon Aug 11, 2003 12:30 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Word Association Game.
Replies: 15
Views: 11868

boobs

(and that ends this version of the post count marathon)