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An Algorithm

  1. Problem-Solve: If feasible, troubleshoot. Not feasible? Shoot the trouble.

  2. Linux Box & Slow Internet Connection: S-l-o-w internet frustrates, especially when attempting to connect with others. Try these to improve performance:

    • Disable Wi-Fi Power Management: Many settings can affect network speed. You can disable Wi-Fi power management directly by editing the configuration file: Change the value from 3 to 2, save and reboot.

    • Check Additional Drivers: Open “Additional Drivers.” Look for the Wireless Network Adapter driver’s entry. Ensure that the option “Do not use this device” is not selected. Otherwise, use the specific one for your adapter1.

    • Update Your Kernel: Kernel updates can impact network performance. Consider updating your kernel to a version that works well with your hardware. Or at least consider

American character actor John Stephen Goodman (June 20, 1952 —) has been a highly acclaimed and popular presence on film and television for nearly fifty years. Known for his numerous collaborations with the Coen Brothers, he first rose to prominence playing the role of Dan Conner on the situation comedy TV series Roseanne (1988-1997, 2018) for which he was awarded a Best Actor Golden Globe in 1993.

Born in Affton, Missouri near St. Louis, Goodman was

In my life, I've had many and varied careers. I've never liked doing the same thing for too long. Sometimes I couldn't keep a job to save my life.

I enjoyed participating in the development of the meson oven. Being the president of Swaziland, and later deposing myself, added an interesting twist to my resumé.

But I was really out of my league when I

News for Noders

February 2: Happy birthday Auspice!

February 2: Happy birthday npecom!

February 5: Happy birthday wertperch!

February 8: Happy birthday to panamaus

February 15: Happy birthday Admin to the goo!

February 15: Terse Quest 2024 begins!

February 23: Happy birthday Samuel Pepys!

February 29: Happy birthday Browncoat!


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January 1: Gregorian New Year.

January 16: National Nothing Day.

January 24: Happy Birthday Silverai_me!

January 26: Happy Birthday Segnbora-t!

January 30: Happy Birthday O-Swirl!


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December 1: Iron Noder ends

December 9: Smallpox eradication day.

December 12: Happy birthday to horacetheclown!

December 18: Hanukkah begins.

December 21: Winter solstice arrives 10:27 PM, EST.

December 23: Happy birthday to Nemosyn!

December 25: Merry Christmas!


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November 1: The IRON NODER CHALLENGE starts today and runs through December 1. It's never too late to sign up, and all writeups get rewards.

November 1: Happy Birthday Zephronias!

November 5: Bonfire Night in the UK.

November 11: Veterans Day in the US.

November 13: Everything2's Birthday.

November 23: Thanksgiving in the US.

November 27: Happy Birthday Estelore!

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October 1: Oh no! It's The 2023 Halloween Horrorquest!

October 17: Happy Birthday gnarl!

October 31: Something spooky will probably happen today. It usually does.

October 31: prepare yourselves for the XVIth Iron Noder in November!



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