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Re: Post your desktop.

#721 Post by RealBlackStuff » Fri Jul 28, 2017 10:32 am

Lisl von Schlaf (In English: Lizzie of Sleep)
Shouldn't that be: Lisl of Schaf? :mrgreen:
After all, she's a shepherd dog... and quite a beauty!

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Re: Post your desktop.

#722 Post by UMPC2024 » Fri Jul 28, 2017 2:07 pm

Wait, MikalE, is that a Heckler and Koch G3?

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#723 Post by MikalE » Fri Jul 28, 2017 5:57 pm

She was named after the character Lisl von Schlaf in the Bond movie, For Your Eyes Only. She is from a K9-bred litter from former East German and Czech imported parents. Her three brothers serve for the Kansas State Police and the Canadian Border Guard. She is fully trained in personal defense, advanced obedience, and urban agility. She is a one-person personal dog, though will tolerate well behaved visitors that do not pose a threat to me.

The rifle is a copy of the HK91 made by PTR in the US of German parts on German machinery and jigs from German plans and blueprints, and the required number of US parts to meet 922R BATFE regulations on the importation of foreign weapons.
T500 C2D 2055-BE9
T510 i5 4384-DV7
T510 i7 4349-A64
T520 i7 4242-4UU(CTO)


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Re: Post your desktop.

#724 Post by Thinkpad4by3 » Fri Jul 28, 2017 6:03 pm

MikalE wrote:She was named after the character Lisl von Schlaf in the Bond movie, For Your Eyes Only. She is from a K9-bred litter from former East German and Czech imported parents. Her three brothers serve for the Kansas State Police and the Canadian Border Guard. She is fully trained in personal defense, advanced obedience, and urban agility. She is a one-person personal dog, though will tolerate well behaved visitors that do not pose a threat to me.

The rifle is a copy of the HK91 made by PTR in the US of German parts on German machinery and jigs from German plans and blueprints, and the required number of US parts to meet 922R BATFE regulations on the importation of foreign weapons.
I prefer the Jenga Gun: https://youtu.be/F9BmTmMEOhQ

No issues with getting a Gun License and its fun to bring to Jenga games haha.
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#725 Post by Dekks » Fri Aug 04, 2017 5:06 pm

http://imgur.com/a/7TF76

Starting new job Monday setting T43 for Org-Mode & Scribus.
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#726 Post by oeuvre » Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:29 am

HP EliteBook 840 G3 i5 6300U, 8GB, Intel HD520, 256GB M.2 SSD + HD, Windows 7
i7 6700K, 32GB, NVIDIA GTX1060, 256GB M.2 SSD + HD, Windows 10

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Re: Post your desktop.

#727 Post by UMPC2024 » Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:18 pm

oeuvre wrote:
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:29 am
http://i.imgur.com/tbXxDQw.png

dat lock screen
Where you'd score it? And could you please share? :mrgreen:

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#728 Post by oeuvre » Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:33 am

UMPC2024 wrote:
Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:18 pm
oeuvre wrote:
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:29 am
http://i.imgur.com/tbXxDQw.png

dat lock screen
Where you'd score it? And could you please share? :mrgreen:
From http://www.mocom.ru/Wallpapers/ibm.htm

http://www.mocom.ru/Wallpapers/Pictures ... 0_1050.jpg

Resized it to 16:9

http://i.imgur.com/EoYxXEX.png
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Re: Post your desktop.

#729 Post by UMPC2024 » Mon Sep 04, 2017 1:22 pm

oeuvre wrote:
Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:33 am
UMPC2024 wrote:
Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:18 pm


Where you'd score it? And could you please share? :mrgreen:
From http://www.mocom.ru/Wallpapers/ibm.htm

http://www.mocom.ru/Wallpapers/Pictures ... 0_1050.jpg

Resized it to 16:9

http://i.imgur.com/EoYxXEX.png
Thanks!

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#730 Post by AlphaKilo470 » Wed Sep 13, 2017 1:17 am

Latitude E7250: i5 5300U 2.3ghz, 12gb RAM, 12" 1080p touch, 256gb SSD, Win 10, Linux Mint 18.2
HP Compaq 6910p: 2GHZ C2D T6400, 4gb RAM, 14.1" WXGA, 500gb WD Blue, Linux Mint 18.2
ThinkPad T60: 2GHZ CD T2500, 2gb RAM, 14.1" XGA, 60gb 7k100, Win 7 Ult

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#731 Post by alisan » Tue Oct 03, 2017 9:50 am

My x230 running Debian Stretch 9 Xfce, full size image.

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#732 Post by Jim-Phelps » Thu Oct 05, 2017 4:54 am

This is my new workhorse, X230 running elementary OS:

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#733 Post by MikalE » Thu Oct 05, 2017 5:24 am

Willkommen zu Fora.
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T510 i5 4384-DV7
T510 i7 4349-A64
T520 i7 4242-4UU(CTO)


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Re: Post your desktop.

#734 Post by oeuvre » Mon Oct 23, 2017 8:15 am

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#735 Post by crux » Sun Dec 31, 2017 7:42 pm

When I got my X61 I'll have to admit I didn't care much for the 4:3 screen ratio and felt constrained compared to working with widescreen displays. Then I started using it as the music source for my vintage stereo system consisting of Pioneer SA-520 amp, Optimus 10 Band Graphic Equalizer, Jensen Model 4 speakers and Koss PRO4AAT Titanium headphones:

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Since it serves that sole purpose I keep a music related theme to the wallpaper. I run a 20ft extension from my headphone jack to the back of my EQ and have it sitting within arms reach of my recliner. The small footprint and Intel HD Audio make it ideal for this purpose and I recently upgraded the HDD to accommodate my digital music collection..
W520 running OpenBSD 6.2
T43 running OpenBSD 6.2
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Re: Post your desktop.

#736 Post by MustardOrMayo » Thu Jan 25, 2018 12:02 pm

Windows ME on a 2GB SD card ➜ SD to IDE adapter ➜ installed inside hard drive cartridge shell + cardboard

2 different hardware profiles, one for a 760EL (primary profile) and one for a 760ED (secondary profile).
No sound for the latter as Mwave DSP drivers cause Windows ME to crash, but I plan to install Windows NT 4 if I do ever end up with a fully working unit.

Inset: 760EL (fully functional)
Outset: 760ED (semi-functional, and as the keyboard doesn't work, I have to... uh... get photobombed)

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#737 Post by crux » Wed Jan 31, 2018 7:59 pm

My new IBM Thinkpad T43 running OpenBSD 6.2 with Intel Pentium M @ 2.0GHz, 2GB RAM, 100GB TravelStar PATA HDD @ 7200RPM, 14.1" TFT display at 1024x768, DVD±RW, with Intel 915PM Northbridge and an ATI Mobility Radeon X300 with 64MB on-chip dedicated RAM.

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It's in pristine condition and is a pleasure to type on. All things considered, I've assigned it light duty and it now serves as my text editor.
W520 running OpenBSD 6.2
T43 running OpenBSD 6.2
T61 running FreeBSD 11.1 x's 2
X61 running FreeBSD 11.1

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Re: Post your desktop.

#738 Post by Thinkpad4by3 » Wed Jan 31, 2018 8:05 pm

crux wrote:
Wed Jan 31, 2018 7:59 pm
My new IBM Thinkpad T43 running OpenBSD 6.2 with Intel Pentium M @ 2.0GHz, 2GB RAM, 100GB TravelStar PATA HDD @ 7200RPM, 14.1" TFT display at 1024x768, DVD±RW, with Intel 915PM Northbridge and an ATI Mobility Radeon X300 with 64MB on-chip dedicated RAM.

(image here)

It's in pristine condition and is a pleasure to type on. All things considered, I've assigned it light duty and it now serves as my text editor.
Can I ask what the ascii thing(fish?) is? I looks neat what ever it is.
Just collecting vintage machines....Thinkpads included.
Have: IBM PC 5150, Tandy 1400LT, Macintosh Portable, Metalis 286(dead), Satellite 200CDS, TP 755C&CDV , 701C, Slimsport 286(deadish/zombie).
New: TI Travelmate 4000E 4/25, AMREL SLT486 (4DX2/66)

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#739 Post by Dekks » Wed Jan 31, 2018 8:38 pm

Home Win10/i5 Arch//Openbox R61//GNOME 3 X201i/X230 Tablet //Spectrwm T61/X61/X61 Debian 9.2/X32/T60p
Work - Win7/X220T BunsenLabs/Debian 9 T43
Retired T60/X30/X31/X61S RIP T400/T21/X61T/X200T

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