bit-tech.net

Go Back   bit-tech.net Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: theshadow2001
Forum: General Today, 00:49
Replies: 11,865
Views: 1,046,250
Posted By theshadow2001
Try to decide what's best for you and push for...

Try to decide what's best for you and push for that option with the company. I understand you probably don't want to be seen as demanding on your first graduate job. But its no harm to let them know...
Forum: Software Yesterday, 02:27
Replies: 25
Views: 1,822
Posted By theshadow2001
The only whining seems to be associated with your...

The only whining seems to be associated with your use of it. Stop using it to make the whining stop.
Forum: Software Yesterday, 01:05
Replies: 25
Views: 1,822
Posted By theshadow2001
So why don't you use a fully developed os then?

So why don't you use a fully developed os then?
Forum: Software 22nd Nov 2014, 22:56
Replies: 136
Views: 9,369
Posted By theshadow2001
If software is dependant on the kernel version...

If software is dependant on the kernel version number then a change to 6.4.1 or 6.41 or 6.5 or 10 or whatever else will effect such software. The magnitude with which the version number jumps is...
Forum: Software 22nd Nov 2014, 16:36
Replies: 25
Views: 1,822
Posted By theshadow2001
I don't get it phil. You seem to berate linux but...

I don't get it phil. You seem to berate linux but you are talking about installing it / updating it.

Surely you should just pack it in?
Forum: Software 22nd Nov 2014, 16:30
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By theshadow2001
when you are using gparted you need to mark off...

when you are using gparted you need to mark off the intended use of the partition. I can't recall from memory how to do it exactly. But there should be an option, to set it to root which is just a...
Forum: Gaming 22nd Nov 2014, 01:23
Replies: 10
Views: 325
Posted By theshadow2001
You should be gaming at the native resolution of...

You should be gaming at the native resolution of the monitor in an ideal world. Think about what would happen if you set the image to 1080p but displayed it on a 1440p screen.

The game image...
Forum: General 22nd Nov 2014, 00:05
Replies: 12,107
Views: 2,528,594
Posted By theshadow2001
Rastus I think your post is the true embodiment...

Rastus I think your post is the true embodiment of this thread.
Forum: Software 20th Nov 2014, 19:13
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By theshadow2001
I would imagine the reason it didn't pick up...

I would imagine the reason it didn't pick up Windows was because quick boot was enabled (in windows 8).

Root is like the c:\ in windows. It holds the operating system and system files. Swap is...
Forum: Software 20th Nov 2014, 16:11
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By theshadow2001
I have little knowledge of raid arrays...

I have little knowledge of raid arrays unfortunately.

Some things to keep in mind when you are installing a dual boot system. Turn off fast boot in Windows 8. Use the 64 bit ubuntu iso image. Id...
Forum: Software 20th Nov 2014, 12:35
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By theshadow2001
Was your intention to dual boot? When you said...

Was your intention to dual boot? When you said you told ubuntu to erase all data I assumed you were clearing the full disk. Which is what selecting that option does I'm pretty sure.

Will IT setup...
Forum: Software 19th Nov 2014, 18:57
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By theshadow2001
It's possible some of the installation got on to...

It's possible some of the installation got on to the usb. Format the usb fully. Ensure you have the full amount of free space of the pen available after formatting. Once you have that done go through...
Forum: Hardware 18th Nov 2014, 01:54
Replies: 22
Notebooks Apple MacBook Air
Views: 1,112
Posted By theshadow2001
On my home PC I have 214GB of space allocated to...

On my home PC I have 214GB of space allocated to my C drive and its actually been more than enough for day to day running of my machine. That includes about 45GB of uselesss crap in my downloads...
Forum: Watercooling: in association with Aquatuning 17th Nov 2014, 23:02
Replies: 12
Views: 1,155
Posted By theshadow2001
I run two gtx 670s and an intel i7 970 on my 480....

I run two gtx 670s and an intel i7 970 on my 480. Things are kept nice and cool with 4 fans on low rpm. I have overclocked the nuts off of the 970 and it still dealt with it fine.

On the two...
Forum: Hardware 17th Nov 2014, 22:34
Replies: 22
Notebooks Apple MacBook Air
Views: 1,112
Posted By theshadow2001
Well given the op has 37 posts in the last seven...

Well given the op has 37 posts in the last seven years. I imagine he'll be back in about two and a quarter months
Forum: Article Discussion 17th Nov 2014, 22:11
Replies: 35
Views: 1,099
Posted By theshadow2001
If you want to be continuously running 60fps 99...

If you want to be continuously running 60fps 99 percent of the time, chances are you need to be capable of running higher than that for the majority of the time to allow for the inevitable frame...
Forum: Article Discussion 17th Nov 2014, 19:02
Replies: 45
Views: 751
Posted By theshadow2001
I agree with you on that point. I use...

I agree with you on that point. I use watercooling though so noise isn't really an issue for me.
Forum: Article Discussion 17th Nov 2014, 15:23
Replies: 45
Views: 751
Posted By theshadow2001
For me power efficiency is irrelevant. As Gareth...

For me power efficiency is irrelevant. As Gareth demonstrates the efficiency has negligible impact on a Gamer from a cost perspective. I'd rather have a space heater that munches through graphics...
Forum: Article Discussion 16th Nov 2014, 14:58
Replies: 35
Views: 1,099
Posted By theshadow2001
Total Biscuit made the same announcement recently...

Total Biscuit made the same announcement recently as well. I think he mentioned Kotaku during the video.
Forum: Hardware 16th Nov 2014, 01:55
Replies: 12
Build Advice Advice Please!!!
Views: 421
Posted By theshadow2001
Well everyone had no idea about overclocking...

Well everyone had no idea about overclocking until they learned about it. Just read a few guides and give it a go. I believe sandybridge CPUs were decent overclockers. Not much point having a K if...
Forum: Software 16th Nov 2014, 01:43
Replies: 4
Views: 381
Posted By theshadow2001
It could be done, but you would have to write...

It could be done, but you would have to write your own scripts or software to do it.

The thing to remember is that most pc games install to the operating system and rely on various software...
Forum: Serious 16th Nov 2014, 01:00
Replies: 31
Views: 1,065
Posted By theshadow2001
Surely a deterrent will lose its effectiveness if...

Surely a deterrent will lose its effectiveness if its normalised.

Also the idea of 'life without parole isn't' just a sentence exclusive to cop killers. I would think that it would be reserved to...
Forum: Serious 15th Nov 2014, 21:44
Replies: 31
Views: 1,065
Posted By theshadow2001
I certainly didn't say it was good or effective...

I certainly didn't say it was good or effective deterrent. I just think that's how it is.
Forum: Hardware 15th Nov 2014, 20:52
Replies: 12
Build Advice Advice Please!!!
Views: 421
Posted By theshadow2001
I would think so. On your ram, I'm not...

I would think so.


On your ram, I'm not familiar with speccy but its probably displaying the RAM frequency as a component of a ratio as it does in cpu-z.
Forum: Serious 15th Nov 2014, 18:32
Replies: 31
Views: 1,065
Posted By theshadow2001
I don't think sentencing is about the worth of...

I don't think sentencing is about the worth of the life of the person. A person is a person after all. I would imagine that minimum terms vary in different cases and that certain factors affect the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 17:20.
Powered by: vBulletin Version 3
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.