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 Forum: Science   Topic: Climate Change HOAX

 Post subject: Climate Change HOAX
Posted: 03 Jun 2017, 20:14 

Replies: 20
Views: 10798


I detest vile Donald Trump more than anything, but it is true that climate change is a hoax. You need look no farther than the official Paris Agreement itself to know it's instead a political gambit for developing countries to get money from the developed countries, all under the stinking United Not...

 Forum: Windows 10   Topic: Microsoft's Windows warning: Hackers hijacked software updater with in-memory malware

Posted: 03 Jun 2017, 12:34 

Replies: 3
Views: 1484


I am not banned. I can quote you here or wherever you like... :smile: :mrgreen: :devil: :appleface:

 Forum: Linux   Topic: Modern Linux distributions a bloated mess ?.....

Posted: 03 Jun 2017, 12:32 

Replies: 2
Views: 1372


Updating report. Fedora 25 KDE runs really well. In fact, my overheating latest Dell 6410 stays really cool under it, dunno why. It overheats even in BIOS menu, but not once Fedora goes on. That's the easiest of the KDE I've had to use, yet. They changed the update to dragora which is far better tha...

 Forum: Win7   Topic: Win7 install/reinstall

 Post subject: Re: Win7 install/reinstall
Posted: 03 Jun 2017, 12:29 

Replies: 9
Views: 4232


Would that be due to Win8 being less graphic-intensive?

 Forum: Gospel, or Works Salvation?   Topic: Outer Darkness and Weeping and Gnashing of Teeth

Posted: 03 Jun 2017, 12:27 

Replies: 198
Views: 36572


So have you finished the book now? What do you think at this point?

 Forum: Eschatology   Topic: rapture imminent?

 Post subject: Re: rapture imminent?
Posted: 03 Jun 2017, 12:26 

Replies: 14
Views: 4503


The tie between Rapture and millenniarianism which is pan-culture continues to be a political topic. The Muslims await the Mahdi, the Buddhists the Matreya, the Russians the Last Emperor (Putin right now playing on that), the Jews and Christians, Messiah (tho differently defined in each of their sub...

 Forum: Science   Topic: EUT versus General Relativity: or both?

Posted: 03 Jun 2017, 11:35 

Replies: 19
Views: 5375


Start here, then opine if and as inclined: https://twitter.com/brainouty/status/870572060199632896 then https://twitter.com/Clay_Odem/status/870808625597566980 Seems to me that we have a two step SEQUENCE which is rooted in the visible vs. invisible properties of LIGHT interacting. So that's where a...

 Forum: Eschatology   Topic: Novel to show 'strategy' of eschatology.

Posted: 28 May 2017, 07:15 

Replies: 5
Views: 4315


I haven't updated it, wrote its first five chapters in 2006: https://www.brainout.net/PDR.pdf I don't like parts of it, but still it's a first draft for brainstorming. Write a chapter on yourself, since YOU are in this Trial! The novel is told from the DEMONS' point of view. What all this is like fo...

 Forum: XP   Topic: What would they have you do dump a perfectly good PC!

Posted: 26 May 2017, 08:45 

Replies: 3
Views: 1752


YES, very true. Frankly my only beef now with Linux (which I've yet to even learn), is how to make Windows stuff 'translate', but I've not fully investigated Crossover. Will not move past Win7 and stocked up on extra purchases of XP Prof OS retail. MSFT will let you move XP from one machine to the n...

 Forum: XP   Topic: What would they have you do dump a perfectly good PC!

Posted: 25 May 2017, 23:54 

Replies: 3
Views: 1752


Well, when my XP died on my Pentium IV machine, I accidentally rebooted it with a Win7 clone from my Dell Core 2 Duo machine. :razz: :razz: :razz:

 Forum: Computer Stuff   Topic: Defending the individuals right to run older software.....

Posted: 22 May 2017, 18:44 

Replies: 1
Views: 1071


Since you got banned, I replied with what maybe you'll find agreeable. If not, let me know and I'll change it until I too am banned.
http://zd.net/2qPpmnf

 Forum: XP   Topic: Restoring XP to diff hardware

Posted: 19 May 2017, 18:41 

Replies: 0
Views: 1245


My HP 6400's battery died, so XP wouldn't boot. So first I had to use Linux to clone the drive (tho fortunately I'd made backups in Windows the day before). Can still run the machine using only Linux, have to set the date at boot each time. But the challenge, came with restoring the drive to other h...

 Forum: Eschatology   Topic: rapture imminent?

 Post subject: Re: rapture imminent?
Posted: 19 May 2017, 00:21 

Replies: 14
Views: 4503


Go read Deuteronomy 18, then Acts 1, and ask yourself if God would make a SIGN of Rapture using the stars when He outlawed folks using the stars in the OT, and Jesus said there would BE no sign, to the apostles. Then look at Matt2 and ask how it is that the magi reported seeing a star but Jerusalem ...

 Forum: Hardware   Topic: External Floppy Drive lifesaver

Posted: 16 May 2017, 16:08 

Replies: 2
Views: 1448


Yep, it still exists. Spent the last two weeks burning Linux isos to DVDs. Better than using usb, actually, when installing a new distro. Linux recognizes it better. When I did usb install, the usb stick didn't work well, thought another usb attached was supposed to be a 'live' distro instead of the...

 Forum: Hardware   Topic: External Floppy Drive lifesaver

Posted: 16 May 2017, 08:32 

Replies: 2
Views: 1448


External floppies are required by XP for setting up networks, for rescue, sometimes for other ad hoc things. Oddly enough, they are also sometimes required by major Linux distros I've encountered like OpenSuse, Gentoo, CentOS (maybe older versions, I don'nt know). So how do you get one? Are they exp...

 Forum: Linux   Topic: Clonezilla speeds

 Post subject: Re: Clonezilla speeds
Posted: 10 May 2017, 05:21 

Replies: 1
Views: 1219


Sorry for the delay, here's my report. As noted above, I used the G2 and cloned it to a G4, then tested for speed. Program operation (i.e., navigating menus, calling up programs, downloading upates, etc) are about the same. When you copy files, same. I did this by using the SAME 3.0 port for both st...

 Forum: Linux   Topic: Clonezilla speeds

 Post subject: Clonezilla speeds
Posted: 09 May 2017, 22:59 

Replies: 1
Views: 1219


Right now I'm cloning PCLinuxOS installed already on a 64 GB Kingston Data Traveller 101 G2 2.0 stick (which is discontinued, Kingston told me in chat this aft), to a 3.0 Kingston Data Traveller 101 G4 126 GB stick (Amazon says 128, but Clonezilla says 126), and it's taking FIVE MINUTES. I remember ...

 Forum: Linux   Topic: PCLinuxOS Broadcom bug how to fix

Posted: 09 May 2017, 07:24 

Replies: 0
Views: 1324


When I installed PCLinuxOS onto my Dell Latitude 6530 via stick (64GB Kingston G2, green swivel), at first it wouldn't go on the internet cuz my wireless on that particular machine (I have 3) isn't Intel, but Broadcom. Turns out the PCLinuxOS .nl repo doesn't have the Broadcom drivers, but repo list...

 Forum: Linux   Topic: How to install Linux on an EXTERNAL drive for better privacy and mobility

Posted: 09 May 2017, 07:17 

Replies: 8
Views: 6133


Update: I can't find the Kingston G2 green 64GB sticks at Amazon now. Bummer. Fedora 22 64-bit Xfce works fast on the 32GB version (purple), tho. Moreover, the killer is I lost YUM so changed repos, added Synaptic, then it reported I had TWO SETS of YUM and KERNEL. I was sure then the distro would t...

 Forum: Suggestions   Topic: Do you like the choice of forum skins?

Posted: 09 May 2017, 07:05 

Replies: 0
Views: 1453


I think there are seven forum skins, now. I have preset some forums to certain skins, but not at all sure those skins are enjoyable. Opine, please, tell me what you prefer if you don't like the defaults I set. You can change your own skin in Board Preferences in the User Control panel. I picked the ...

 Forum: Humor   Topic: Alex Jones and Trump Remix Videos

Posted: 09 May 2017, 07:02 

Replies: 2
Views: 1332


I can't stand to see their faces. Hat's off to you guys, who can.

 Forum: Linux   Topic: Modern Linux distributions a bloated mess ?.....

Posted: 09 May 2017, 05:54 

Replies: 2
Views: 1372


A guy named Mike Walsh over in bleeping computer says puppy linux is still lightweight, tho you can add modules. Here's a link to his intro post: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/633850/puppy-linux-corner/ I know what you mean about bloat, but for a Windows user, we need that GUI interface....

 Forum: Linux   Topic: How to install Linux on an EXTERNAL drive for better privacy and mobility

Posted: 04 May 2017, 20:10 

Replies: 8
Views: 6133


Oddly enough, the best sticks for running Linux on a stick are 2.0, not 3.0 (tho the latter is faster so long as it's plugged into a 3.0 port): https://www.amazon.com/Kingston-Datatraveler-101-urDrive-Purple/dp/B003MWR3QW Strategy: keep the initial installation small, but not too small. 32GB is good...

 Forum: Windows 10   Topic: Windows 10 S......RT all over again.....

Posted: 03 May 2017, 10:19 

Replies: 1
Views: 1125


Thank you! More and more I find that leaving Windows 8+ behind is a happy future. Am in the middle of configuring the new PCLinuxOS which if you add Synaptic 'task' programs, lets you use more 'sessions' (variants like Gnome or KDE or LXDE, Openbox) than merely the one you picked to install (I chose...

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: Psalm 12 Meter

 Post subject: Re: Psalm 12 Meter
Posted: 03 May 2017, 10:10 

Replies: 3
Views: 1639


Yes. That's the point Jeff Benner was trying to make in his video. Gesenius Section 58 flat says that, as well: THERE IS NO THIRD PERSON PLURAL. The KJV marginal note on titsrennu says that they used English 'them' only because it's got the same idiomatic meaning then in ENGLISH, but that the term m...

 Forum: Hardware   Topic: Comcast Comedy modem

 Post subject: Comcast Comedy modem
Posted: 02 May 2017, 17:22 

Replies: 0
Views: 1355


At 11:11 am Central Time, my modem went off. So my long download of a Linux distro, failed. We in Texas are having tornadoes, I live in a storm corridor, and these outages happen every month or so. It's so bad, I've had three or four modems (last three the same NetGear dual-band model). Ergo, I beli...

 Forum: Linux   Topic: Enjoying a Pentium III Freebie running a classic release of Linux Mint.

Posted: 02 May 2017, 09:03 

Replies: 1
Views: 1207


That's good to know, as I have one or two Pentium III laptops. Thank you !

 Forum: Linux   Topic: PCLinuxOS

 Post subject: Re: PCLinuxOS
Posted: 02 May 2017, 09:01 

Replies: 2
Views: 2325


They've discontinued fullmonty, but you can still download it . Much as I complain above, there still isn't anything better 'out there'. It's related and forks from Mandrake/Mandriva, but is way better than the very buggy Mangeia. Recent review, http://www.zdnet.com/article/installing-pclinuxos-with...

 Forum: Linux   Topic: Mageia

 Post subject: Re: Mageia
Posted: 01 May 2017, 12:28 

Replies: 1
Views: 1153


Ahhh, they won't use GParted. But instead, the horrid drakdisk drakdrake, which always messes up on installs. Really crappy GUI. Soooo, I won't be using this Mangeia as my main distro. But at least being able to convert to the different desktops at signin, I can learn from and find whatever Linux na...

 Forum: Linux   Topic: Mageia

 Post subject: Mageia
Posted: 01 May 2017, 12:10 

Replies: 1
Views: 1153


If I can find how to install GParted and figure out their permissions settings, this Mageia will likely become my main Linux distribution. Download their latest testing distro here: https://www.mageia.org/en/downloads/get/?q=Mageia-6-sta2-x86_64-DVD.iso WARNING: the installation requires you a) be o...

 Forum: Windows 10   Topic: Windows XP: Why it won't die for years to come. Steve Ranger telling exactly how it is in a few words

Posted: 01 May 2017, 08:15 

Replies: 3
Views: 1366


LOL adorable! XP also lives on in Linux. I've spent the past weekend trying to find a replacement distro for my beloved PCLinuxOS which bit the dust last year. Mageia is the same basic type, with two features other distros lack: 1) the ability to customize your desktop on the fly as profiles. So on ...

 Forum: Movies   Topic: Life of Brian, full movie

 Post subject: Life of Brian, full movie
Posted: 01 May 2017, 08:06 

Replies: 0
Views: 1396


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXENAXbq_R4

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: Psalm 12 Meter

 Post subject: Re: Psalm 12 Meter
Posted: 29 Apr 2017, 04:14 

Replies: 3
Views: 1639


So assuming parsed rightly, 14 21 42 42 35 35 so far. 77 doubled in palindrome (14 21 42 then 42 35). You saw the many videos proving that 'them' does not mean 'words' in the Hebrew? It's a special construction that only refers to PEOPLE (nu ending). See Gesenius section 58. Sadly, edwardpf123 canno...

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: Master Meter list

 Post subject: Master Meter list
Posted: 18 Apr 2017, 20:07 

Replies: 0
Views: 1403


If you're brand new to the concept of the Bible having TIME meter, start here: https://vimeo.com/channels/howgodorchestratestime Then here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVcUTUNFujs&index=43&list=PL1bv_xPIih3fs-vKfMgiVbt4fmi3Xs3Yf Else, your eyes will glaze over too often. This material is...

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: Malachi Meter

 Post subject: Malachi Meter
Posted: 18 Apr 2017, 19:55 

Replies: 0
Views: 1345


Main thread is here: http://brainout.net/frankforum/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=584 This thread is to discuss the textcrit impact, i.e., how Malachi's meter proves that we have the original words of Scripture. In particular, Matthew 1's meter tags Malachi's date of writing as a formula for Matthew to s...

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: Mark 13 meter

 Post subject: Mark 13 meter
Posted: 18 Apr 2017, 19:52 

Replies: 1
Views: 1260


Main thread is here: http://brainout.net/frankforum/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=632 This thread is meant to show how the original words Mark wrote are thus illustrated by the meter, how John plays on Mark's meter, especially in Revelation, and how Mark's meter shows what Matthew and Luke's and Ephesian...

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: Ecclesiastes Meter

 Post subject: Ecclesiastes Meter
Posted: 18 Apr 2017, 19:49 

Replies: 0
Views: 1355


Main thread is here: http://brainout.net/frankforum/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=664 This thread is to discuss the impact of the meter on other OT passages to prove yes we have the original words the writers wrote. Here in particular, the tie between Eccles playing on the earlier 2Sam23, and later Isaia...

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: Matt24-25 meter

 Post subject: Matt24-25 meter
Posted: 18 Apr 2017, 19:46 

Replies: 1
Views: 1293


Main and now very unwieldy thread is here: http://brainout.net/frankforum/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=512 This thread is to discuss textcrit stuff on how the meters in Matt24-25 serve to validate the text in OT and NT since all the NT writers tag it, so we know yes we have the original Bible words the ...

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: 2Sam23 meter

 Post subject: 2Sam23 meter
Posted: 18 Apr 2017, 19:44 

Replies: 0
Views: 1295


Main thread is here: http://brainout.net/frankforum/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=662 This thread is to discuss texcrit applications like how the text proves David was age 77, impact on the other OT and NT text proofing which uses the meter (there are many passages), so we can know the OT meter demonstra...

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: Mechanically defining good, evil, and righteousness.

Posted: 18 Apr 2017, 19:41 

Replies: 12
Views: 3266


Turns out I have Jeff's book on Kindle. Haven't looked at it yet.

 Forum: TextCrit   Topic: Zephaniah Meter

 Post subject: Zephaniah Meter
Posted: 18 Apr 2017, 19:40 

Replies: 0
Views: 1242


The main thread is here: viewtopic.php?f=16&t=565

This thread is to comment on the text crit aspects of it, i.e., how we can prove we still have the original words, how the meter proves the text in other Bible passages which use the same meters as this one.

 Forum: Research   Topic: Zephaniah Meter: Samex 1-3

Posted: 17 Apr 2017, 02:23 

Replies: 28
Views: 8916


I'm still having trouble with the 154. And it seems to me the 127 should be 126 to tag Isaiah, but it's just a hunch.

 Forum: Vote on Win10   Topic: Bleepingcomputer Poll on Windows 10

Posted: 17 Apr 2017, 02:22 

Replies: 2
Views: 2061


You betcha! Now worse than ever!

 Forum: Linux   Topic: Ubuntu switching to Gnome Shell by default. Is it a wise move?

Posted: 16 Apr 2017, 04:09 

Replies: 3
Views: 1516


LOL yeah Ed was our dress rehearsal for Trump.

 Forum: Hardware   Topic: XP works FINE on wi-fi w/right new hardware

Posted: 16 Apr 2017, 04:08 

Replies: 3
Views: 1586


Thank you. Thing is, right now I don't want to learn one more thing. I spent all day trying to get networked printers, failed, and now the 'n' key won't type (before it was the 'g'). I hate Windows.
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 Forum: Hardware   Topic: XP works FINE on wi-fi w/right new hardware

Posted: 15 Apr 2017, 12:52 

Replies: 3
Views: 1586


I just learned how to home network some of my machines through the router. Now got a wired Win7 with a wired XP, and on one of my new Dell 6530 machines (2012 vintage, 3K new, now selling for $600 or less at dellauction).. with later wi-fi, AUTOCONNECTED tho I got that one running on XP Pro 32-bit. ...

 Forum: Linux   Topic: Ubuntu switching to Gnome Shell by default. Is it a wise move?

Posted: 15 Apr 2017, 09:54 

Replies: 3
Views: 1516


I thought now you could get a distro of Ubuntu which allowed you to choose shells at boot. I got that with PC Linux OS from a few years back, but it's no longer the only one offering that. Maybe the version isn't 'pure' Ubuntu but some knock-off name. That way you can switch back and forth at boot b...

 Forum: Vote on Win10   Topic: Vote Your Win10 Likes (changeable)

Posted: 15 Apr 2017, 04:30 

Replies: 2
Views: 1820


LOL good to see you again! How have you been?

Yeah, it won't work if you don't vote. I can't vote for anything listed there.

 Forum: Research   Topic: Zephaniah Meter: Samex 1-3

Posted: 15 Apr 2017, 02:04 

Replies: 28
Views: 8916


Helpful book: Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar By Gary D. Pratico Miles V. Van Pelt. Sadly, it's no longer available on Kindle (tho I thought it was). I have the hardback from years ago. It's out now in 2nd edition, and comes with a CD ROM, https://www.amazon.com/Basics-Biblical-Hebrew-Grammar-Seco...

 Forum: Masons   Topic: Question on Masons

 Post subject: Re: Question on Masons
Posted: 15 Apr 2017, 01:30 

Replies: 6
Views: 2055


If it helps, please know that everyone here knows what it's like to feel at the bottom with no hope. Sometimes I think we need to be in that place to truly depend on God rather than ourselves, but at other times the lesson is the desperate condition of those who don't know him, so we can empathize b...
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