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bio website mackeblog.blogspot.com
location Gothenburg, Sweden
age 36
visits member for 5 years
seen Jul 5 at 20:22

M.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering, specialization in programming languages and algoritms

Professional interest in:

  • Python
  • OpenGL/OpenSG
  • Software engineering
  • Mercurial
  • BuildBot
  • C++

In the spare time

  • Bass player in rock cover band
  • Petrolhead (Seen a few F1-races live)
  • Gamer

Mar
5
awarded  Necromancer
Aug
12
awarded  Yearling
Aug
12
revised Why do some old games run much too quickly on modern hardware?
added 65 characters in body
Aug
12
answered Why do some old games run much too quickly on modern hardware?
Aug
12
comment Why do some old games run much too quickly on modern hardware?
Ah. Makes me remember the 1 sec delay on the ABC80 (Swedish z80-based PC with Basic). FOR F IN 0 TO 1000; NEXT F;
Apr
23
comment How to supress “Terminate batch job (Y/N)” confirmation?
Run notepad in admin mode, then edit the file.
Apr
22
comment How to supress “Terminate batch job (Y/N)” confirmation?
@tometoftom: Did you change the settings file as above? I had to do that to get it to work. (Note that you have to be an admin to save the file correctly on Windows Vista and up...)
Apr
13
comment How can I restart my taskbar?
That doesn't appear on my Win7 computer. Only 'Properties' is shown.
Apr
12
comment Dual boot Windows 7 / 8 is one Antivirus software enough?
No, you need at least three! ;-p
Apr
3
answered How to supress “Terminate batch job (Y/N)” confirmation?
Jan
31
revised How do I physically prevent people from unplugging an Ethernet cable?
Added picture from said website.
Jan
31
suggested suggested edit on How do I physically prevent people from unplugging an Ethernet cable?
Jan
31
comment How do I physically prevent people from unplugging an Ethernet cable?
+1- I was going to post this myself. :)
Oct
31
awarded  Popular Question
Oct
17
comment Why is VNC on Windows so slow?
@JourneymanGeek: Link broken.
Jul
22
awarded  Caucus
Jun
15
answered USB to DVI adapter to get around two monitor limit of my graphics card?
May
6
awarded  Citizen Patrol
May
3
comment Transatlantic ping faster than sending a pixel to the screen?
It would help if the timing you got for the monitor was more clearly expressed. Had to hunt a bit to find 70ms in your (otherwise well written) answer. :)
Mar
17
comment Easiest way to find out if user has either Windows 7 or Vista (through telephone support)?
You just press Win+R then type winver and press Enter. Not too tricky.