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Free Republic Forum Navigation Issues Friday, October 24, 2008 8:34:25 PM · by Kevmo · 13 replies · 468+ views

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Think millions of people downloading "free" stuff at the same time...  Contrary to mindless assumption, the internet is finite.   5 by Publius6961

7 by martin_fierro (< |:)~)

To: martin_fierro

LOL!!   I am still unable to download the latest definitions as I keep getting these server busy messages.
Gee, I thought everything was easier with high speed internet. Not!!   by hsmomx3 (Joilet girl)

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(I'm using PC-BSD 8.1)

For those who may not know - In "Open Source" programs you can change the source code if you have the skill.

Per FreeBSD - Note:   The term “hacker” has nothing to do with breaking into other people's computers.  The correct term for the latter activity is “cracker”, but the popular press has not found out yet.  The FreeBSD hackers disapprove strongly of cracking security, and have nothing to do with it. 

For a longer description of hackers, see Eric Raymond's How To Become A Hacker.
Above Note from: "">(...FreeBSD / Open Source definition - The difference between a “hacker”, who changes open source code (good, because it's legal); and a “cracker”, who cracks security (bad)
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From the FreeBSD Book: (edited excerpt) Some people don't like the FreeBSD mascot. It is NOT a reference to a satanic cult or anything like that. It is a joking reference to background processes in UNIX systems that handle various tasks, that are called "daemons," which is pronounced "demons". Daemons are actually wonderfully helpful things. ...for sending email or visiting a Web page. MS Win 2000 has daemons that are called "services" instead.
The pitchfork is a reference to an important system call known as "fork". This causes a program to make a copy of itself in memory and then run that copy. Without fork, the Web server could only handle one visitor at a time. "FreeBSD UNLEASHED" - Urban / Tiemann - Sams, 2002 - pg. 19.

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The will of God will never take you where the Grace of God will not protect you. - by seekthetruth

Faith is not believing that God can. It is knowing that God will. - Ben Stein)   by JRios1968

(Do not be afraid of tomorrow.....God is already there.)   by Guenevere

(A faith without truth is not true faith.)   by colorcountry

("Everything is either willed or permitted by God, and nothing can hurt me." Bl. Charles de Foucauld)   by Tax-chick

...just saw this sign in someone's living room: (something like...) "Faith:  makes it possible, not easy".

To: Rodney Dangerfield
It’s ironic, but every Atheist I know believes in Ghosts, UFO’s, Karma

(Evil is not the opposite of God; it's the absence of God)   by YellowRoseofTx

"When people stop believing in God, they don't believe in nothing - they believe in anything."

G. K. Chesterton

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(Adversity in life and death is inevitable. Thru faith in Christ, stress is optional.)   by Cvengr

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