Juxtaposition

I saw these two headlines beside each other in my news reader yesterday:

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Date: 2009-02-17 23:03:54, 8 years and 190 days ago

Some tips on speeding up Slackware 12.2 Boot

My Slackware laptop had decently fast boot times (a little over a minute), but I'm impatient and decided to see if I could speed it up some more. Here's the changes I made and the results down the bottom. This is on a Dell Vostro 1510, with 4GB of ram and a 2.1GHz Core 2 Duo. Obviously the results will vary depending on your hardware.

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Categories: Computers, Howto, Linux
Date: 2009-02-14 23:03:54, 8 years and 193 days ago

Cuba

"Viva Cuba Libre"

Date: 2009-02-08 23:03:53, 8 years and 199 days ago

GMail POP3 Error

About a fortnight ago my GMail account started giving me weird errors when I tried to login via POP3; the error I was receiving was something similar to "-ERR [SYS/TEMP] Proxying required. {XDH}".

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Categories: Computers
Date: 2009-02-02 23:03:53, 8 years and 205 days ago