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Comment Start a new DE (Score 0) 148 148

I also want to start a new Desktop Environnement.
My goal will be to make it heavyweight, unstable, slow-running, and compliant with nothing!
The goal of all good Desktop Environnement!

Who want to help me?

Jokes apart. They all promise that and time passing they all end far away of....

Comment For WINDOWS users! (Score 1) 531 531

Another reply to be sure that no WINDOWS user missed it!!!!

The first thing that a windows user should install to gain a LOT of time installing and updating software:
http://chocolatey.org/
http://chocolatey.org/
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http://chocolatey.org/
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http://chocolatey.org/

And the list of all the available software
http://chocolatey.org/packages

After, you could install your other software using chocolatey ;) (even using a bat script!)

Comment Re:Random Windows and Programming tools (Score 1) 531 531

First and mandatory, install chocolatey http://chocolatey.org/ to easily and quickly install most of these software :

Notepad++
GitExtensions (better than Tortoise Git) or sourcetree
P4merge (one of the best merge software)
ConsoleZ (a descent console for windows)
sumatrapdf (quickest pdf reader)
clover (tabs in file manager)
speedcrunch (a good calc)
greenshot (screenshots)
paint.net
foobar2000
vlc
windirstat
7zip
Sysinternals
Firefox ...

And do a bat file to install automatically all that with chocolatey!!!!!

Comment Re:Celsius (Score 1) 359 359

The easy division is a little advantage when you have to learn hard silly numbers like how many yards in a mile? And I don't ask you to calculate surfaces and volumes based on lengths :( When I see the mess it is... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U...

Comment Re:The efficiency of capitalism (Score 1) 327 327

Bullshit! Your economic growth is only linked to the quantity of energy introduced in your economy (Ask a good physician!). Economists and politics did a good job at hiding that to cheat other people. If they don't understand that, they are bad economists/politics!!!

Comment Re:Yeah, if DirectX 9 had been around and not evol (Score 4, Informative) 138 138

You are only taking information that goes the cynical sens you want to give to your comment. Perhaps you should take the date of february 2007. The date of the release of the Direct3D 10 sdk. And then, taking into account some transition months to use this sdk, you see that games using this version is *only* 6 years old (And I'm pretty sure that games using this version was out 1 or 2 years after!). So, for those that are not fanatics and don't absolutely need the LAST games, that should be a first good step!

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