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Anonymous 01/04/2020 (Sat) 21:54:46 No. 4175
there is something very strange going on over at 4chan right now
>>4263 You're talking about a glorified video game console, I'm talking about a real computer. Look at the attached image, from 1989... and that DOESN'T include the monitor or mouse (or likely even any software).
>>4264 That's just a waste of money unless you were running a business or needed to do work at home for you boss on your free time. Basically it's a jewish scam.
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>>4265 Depends on what you need it for, if you just wanted a shit box to learn basic coding, yeah it'd be waste of money. If you wanted something with word processing, spreadsheets and MS Money type apps it might be worth it. In the 80s I remember by dad used to buy like graph paper and he'd hand draw his own spreadsheets to do his finances with. We also had an electronic typewriter... er, well, sort of. It was giant, had a cord, made a very loud humming noise and worked essentially just like an old non-electric typewriter... the only difference I think was that it could auto-feed the paper as you typed. The first "real" computer we bought was like in 1993 I think, a Packard Bell shit box. A 486 CD/33 model I believe. It had that useless "Packard Bell Navigator" bushwa that I quickly learned how to remove (to maximize space).
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>>4266 > If you wanted something with word processing, spreadsheets and MS Money type apps it might be worth it. No, you just don't get it. Almost every computer in the 80's could do such basic office tasks. The ones that couldn't were the bottom-line budget stuff like unexpanded Sinclair ZX81 and Commodore VIC20. And that's only because they had too little memory, no floppy drive, and not enough screen space (no 80-column text mode). But otherwise every computer had the basic office stuff, and if your could boot CP/M, then you had access to 1st tier quality software like WordStar. And that's precisely why many computers supported that OS, including Apple II, Commodore 128, and almost every Amstrad model out-of-the-box. Small busineses used these computers because they brought VALUE to the table, unlike wasting tons of money on IBM PC crap. And incidentally, the PC had shitty value even for its hardware specs, since Atari ST and Amiga both got you equivalent or better hardware for cheaper. The only people in the 80's who bought IBM PC either needed to use some very specific software, or just had more money than sense. Even in the early 90's, a whole ton of small businesses were using CP/M systems, including the later Amstrad PCW business computer which was designed precisely for that kind of market.
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>>4271 You're like one of those retards in the 90s who went around like, "Man, Star Office is just as good as Microsoft Office! Same thing, man... SAME THING!" *shakes head* You might just as well be comparing Western Family food products to... LITERALLY ANY FUCKING THING ELSE THAT'S EDIBLE! ಠ_ಠ Maybe you just have no sense of quality, like Terry. Glow-in-the-dark Goofball had no sense of quality, to the point where he believed 256 color displays were all a man ever needed in life. I mean if that's your thing, hey... more power to ya, but uh... most people want quality, not compromise.
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>>4274 But those computers were quality. Most of them are still working today, and even many of the 3-inch floppy disks survived mostly intact. In a lot of cases, getting those Amstrad computers working again is just a matter of changing the floppy drive belt. And Windows was trash back then, just as it is now. If you wanted to spend a lot of money for GUI system back then, you bought a Mac. At least then you got something that was properly designed and running on non-shit hardware (m68k). If you were stinking rich, you could buy a Sun or NeXT workstation (which also used m68k). Or if you didn't have much money and wanted a GUI, then you got an Atari ST or Amiga (m68k again), or hell even an Apple IIGS. Either way you came out ahead of PC lamers with their shit hardware and OS that was effectively just a copy of CP/M with some stupid and unstable hack of a GUI added as an afterthought. :-)
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>>4288 Can't tell if trolling or just really stupid. DOS, Windows 3.11 and Windows XP are, arguably, the most perfected operating systems in existence. Windows XP especially because you could essentially rip the entire thing apart and easily rebuild it any way you wanted. The Mac OS on the other hand was... basically a rock. A big, ugly, stupid rock. You couldn't change it, you couldn't mess with it, you couldn't rip it all apart and rebuild it. I mean, if you're an idiot, sure, the Mac OS is perfect, since it's essentially idiot proof. And Linux... well, that's basically just a completely unassembled version of DOS or Windows. Great if you need a micro-OS for instant boot applications (like running your microwave or watch or thermostat or whatever) or for sheer scalability for use in symmetric multi-processing super clusters or database/web server stuff... but for an end user desktop environment... no, you either use Windows or you're a fuckin idiot. Either a fuckin idiot who needs an idiot proof OS like Mac, or you're a fuckin idiot trying to build your entire house completely from scratch. You're a fuckin idiot either way, there's no gettin around it.
>>4288 Dude, Mac OS was shit until version 10 was released. There's a reason Windows 95 prevailed despite all its crashes. Not to mention the world at large won't buy a computer they can't fix for cheap with off-the-shelf-components. Macs never had a chance and that's why they only managed to dominate niche markets like graphic design. The Amiga was never successful. What are you on? Are you a zoomer who got his knowledge from Youtube videos? Mind you, the Amiga is my favorite computer from all time but no one ever seriously could've suggested buying one, at least not in the 90s except, again, niche markets like video overlaying.
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>>4315 > And Linux... well, thatʼs basically just a completely unassembled version of DOS or Windows. Torvalds wrote it from scratch after failing out of Minix operating system design class. That's why it's shit, but it's got nothing to do with DOS or Windows. >>4318 > The Amiga was never successful Oh but it was. They sold millions of them. You're just a buttmad PC lamer trying to larp as an Amigan, except no real Amiga fan would talk like you. PC SUXX! Amiga 4ever!
>>4319 Woooow, millions! Holy fuck, what a success! Why did Commodore go bankrupt then?
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>>4319 I'm gonna go out on a limb here and say... you're not an American. They couldn't even sell one million units in the US, they mostly did well over in the UK. The Commodore 64 was a fun little unit though, I always thought it made a good kids computer, sort of like the IBM PC Jr. The only really awesome thing that ever came out of Amiga was this (see attached)... their computer monitors... which could double as TVs because they had RCA jacks. They were real cheap too so like in the 90s they were great for amateur level video editing (using the two VCR method). But that's fucking it. That's all Amiga was ever good for. Cheapy little kids computer... and cheapy little TV monitors. That's their legacy... that's... that's literally all they had.
>>4320 The Commodore management was shit, that's why. The machine only ever sold well because it was way ahead of everything in the 80's, but in the 90's the PC caught up (especially from people upgrading their PCs for Doom and Win95). I'd say 1991-92 was the peak for Amiga. But they totally fucked up the next generation of computers by nerfing the new chipset, even though the engineers had designed a much better one that could have carried Amiga through the 90's. >>4321 I actually have two nationalities, and yeah one of them *is* USA, where I was in fact born, and even served in the military for one enlistment contract during the early 90's. I met quite a few folks with Amiga computers there, everything from the stock A500 connected to TV via RF modulator, to expanded A2000's, A3000 (even the bigass tower model in one officer's apartment I visited, that he ran a BBS on), A600, A1200. I'd say there were at least as many Amiga computers as PCs in those barracks. Mind you, this wasn't the chair force or some other summer camp for nerds, so the video game consoles (esp. NES, Genesis, SNES) heavily outnumbered computers of any kind.
>>4175 >there is something very strange going on over at 4chan right now Yes in https://boards.4chan.org/pol/thread/239396436 to be exact.... >So /pol/ there's this dude looking for an Antifa woman that assaulted a reporter during August the 27th 2017 Berkeley Antifa-riots >Can we find her /pol/? Pic of face in thread >More sources: >Original tweet with video and other clues >:https://twitter.com/MrAndyNgo/status/1216150160964644864?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Eembeddedtimeline%7Ctwterm%5Eprofile%3Astone_toss%7Ctwcon%5Etimelinechrome&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fstonetoss.com%2F 1. 230 replies in and none of the faggots have posted pic related - a high res of the source image. 2. None of the dumb niggers realize the thread is commie bait. Commies have been turning off information taps since we doxxed Berkely and Charlottesville Antifa in 2017. The thread is a test to see if /pol/ can still track people down post-switch off. What they fail to realize is we no longer care to do free work for corrupt lol enforcement.
The Jews are to blame also for the climate change. If not them, it would never happen. Look for example at Oulu, a Finnish city on latitude 65. Temperatures above 0 and no snow !
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4 cuck is retarded https://boards.4chan.org/pol/thread/239798038 >guy wearing "tattoos are bad" tshirt >has tattoos >no cuckanon notices tats >cuckanons praising the degenerate
>>4182 It's a distraction from Virginian bought out government trying to B& like 99% of civilian owned firearms as well as private ranges not owned by the government and the right to form Militias. I've been making dozens of threads on 4cuck to remind anons of this which thankfully usually gather many a (You)s as those anons haven't been duped by muh Persian American war shilling and sliding. Neocons are separate and hoped to send all the fighting aged and body males and females over seas so Bloomberg's bought out government could finish the job with little resistance but it didn't work. Red boot Blue boot, all the same tyranny.
>>4247 should base64 encode. gosh, could even xz your data first cat /dev/shm/secret | xz -9ec | base64 -w0 /Td6WFoAAATm1rRGAgAhARwAAAAQz1jM4YafAGldACSICCbYQf+ZgzI+oh8f9yrmyJktQGfeF0RAZ/a17UKcByrB9UMh6nwXhzhn/Xv3DOKOX+ZFMTF5ko6y8dlXvudbVJFJwP3iZkelFXlY6XgS18DyMUhUpfufDZMYXOOKOj9PDNcSoxYAAAAAAAAEUSzi6P8nCwABhQGgjQYAVk6UQrHEZ/sCAAAAAARZWg==
Then in reverse echo -en '/Td6WFoAAATm1rRGAgAhARwAAAAQz1jM4YafAGldACSICCbYQf+ZgzI+oh8f9yrmyJktQGfeF0RAZ/a17UKcByrB9UMh6nwXhzhn/Xv3DOKOX+ZFMTF5ko6y8dlXvudbVJFJwP3iZkelFXlY6XgS18DyMUhUpfufDZMYXOOKOj9PDNcSoxYAAAAAAAAEUSzi6P8nCwABhQGgjQYAVk6UQrHEZ/sCAAAAAARZWg==' | base64 -d | xz -dc -
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The fag mods at kikechan are subconsciously racist, so they kvetch about racism like fucking jews.
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>>4758 4chan moderation has no concerns about being fair when deciding whether or not to ban someone or simply give them a warning. They know they're the most popular imageboard on the internet. Why would they care about banning lots of IP addresses?
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>>4175 Yeah, it's owned by a gook who doesn't allow proxy-posting or posting from tor exit nodes on an imageboard that's supposed to be "anonymous".
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4cuck is retarded S01E02 >https://boards.4channel.org/g/thread/74725240 >OP (Makeda Harvey, Brooklyn NYC) looking for hacker programmer >posts 12MP self-dox image with address
>>4175 Hahahahaha it's gotten so bad faggots have to go to other chans to lure anons back. Fuck off OP
>>4320 Finally a question I can answer. Ahem it was the Jews anon. you're welcome


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