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Mindovermaster    1,524

I've been on this server for awhile. I never saw this configuration before...

 

Guess the Dev's were busy. Never heard anything about this. Just kinda a shock... ?

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+warwagon    12,145

Steve said he just turned that on most of the forums.

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dipsylalapo    1,418

@Mindovermaster

 

It was mentioned here :)

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Mindovermaster    1,524
Posted (edited)

Yeah, I didn't read that... I thought that was just ignoring, not potentially turning the forums upside down...

 

Edit: Such as, OS's (Windows, OSX, Linux) used to have their own group...

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Steven P.    11,345

I can put them back in their own category, but why is that important?

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Mindovermaster    1,524

It's what I'm used to. We had that for about since I joined ~10 years ago...

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+fusi0n    1,826

what are we talking about?

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Matthew S.    483
10 minutes ago, fusi0n said:

what are we talking about?

The OS parent category was merged with technical help and support parent.

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Steven P.    11,345

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Mindovermaster    1,524

Since we are on that subject, shouldn't Android go with Linux? I mean OSX has iOS, Windows and Win Phone. Android is really a Linux OS...

 

Just seems, you know, logical...

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xendrome    5,116
Posted (edited)
57 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

Since we are on that subject, shouldn't Android go with Linux? I mean OSX has iOS, Windows and Win Phone. Android is really a Linux OS...

 

Just seems, you know, logical...

Well it's the Linux Kernel, but not really a Linux OS. OS would imply that the operating system is Linux and it's not.

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Mindovermaster    1,524

Anything that uses the Linux Kernel is Linux, bro. No matter how much you stab at it.

 

iOS isn't necessarily OSX also...

 

I rest my case.

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Mindovermaster    1,524

Being this is on the same subject...

 

Since you added the vote up thing on the left side, I been noticing... Maybe it's just me, but no one is using the vote system.

 

IMO, it's a waste...

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zhangm    1,293

I think it will just take some time for people to get used to the voting.

 

IMO it's preferable that people have the option of using it if they want. It's not exactly in the way.

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adrynalyne    9,854
On 6/28/2018 at 5:32 PM, Mindovermaster said:

Anything that uses the Linux Kernel is Linux, bro. No matter how much you stab at it.

 

iOS isn't necessarily OSX also...

 

I rest my case.

Uh no. Anything that uses a Linux kernel is an OS that uses the Linux kernel. 

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Mindovermaster    1,524
2 minutes ago, adrynalyne said:

Uh no. Anything that uses a Linux kernel is an OS that uses the Linux kernel. 

What? Anything that uses the Linux kernel is a Linux OS.

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adrynalyne    9,854
Posted (edited)
2 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

What? Anything that uses the Linux kernel is a Linux OS.

No it isn’t. LOL. Example, the correct term for desktop “Linux” is Linux as the kernel and the OS is actually termed GNU/Linux. 

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Mindovermaster    1,524
1 minute ago, adrynalyne said:

No it isn’t. LOL. The correct term for desktop “Linux” is Linux as the kernel and the OS is actually termed GNU/Linux. 

And everyone knows that, but we just call it Linux...

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adrynalyne    9,854
Posted (edited)
2 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

And everyone knows that, but we just call it Linux...

So we are in agreement then. The kernel does not actually name the OS. 

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