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Forum: Lounge 2021-07-28, 13:30
Replies: 11
Views: 134
Posted By xilman
Possibly. Conquer the Empire? I very much...

Possibly.

Conquer the Empire? I very much doubt it unless you did so very early in history.

By Julius Caesar's time the empire was vast. The remainder of the empire could well have fought back...
Forum: Forum Feedback 2021-07-28, 10:12
Replies: 30
Views: 438
Posted By xilman
So you are a form over function man. Doesn't...

So you are a form over function man. Doesn't matter what it does as long as it looks pretty.

Just give me the data. If I want it to look pretty I will beautify it myself.

As for the...
Forum: Forum Feedback 2021-07-28, 00:50
Replies: 30
Views: 438
Posted By xilman
Works for me. I created three columns of ten...

Works for me.

I created three columns of ten rows. Col A has numbers 1..10 and Col B 4..40 by 4. Col C is the sum of Col A and Col B.

Saves just fine in CSV format and reads back in with...
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-28, 00:34
Replies: 1,695
Views: 129,137
Posted By xilman
I fully intend to get it fixed properly by a...

I fully intend to get it fixed properly by a professional.
Forum: Forum Feedback 2021-07-27, 21:34
Replies: 30
Views: 438
Posted By xilman
With all due respect, I think this is a bad idea....

With all due respect, I think this is a bad idea.

Let someone else carry the can for hosting malware-infected files.

Spreadsheets can be exported as TSV or CSV files. PDF works well for most...
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-27, 20:48
Replies: 1,695
Views: 129,137
Posted By xilman
The circuit breaker to the outbuildings, which...

The circuit breaker to the outbuildings, which includes my observatory, which itself contains our microwave link to the interweb thingy, keeps trupping and takes the entire estate down with it.

We...
Forum: Hobbies 2021-07-25, 14:06
Replies: 22
Views: 454
Posted By xilman
Ho, ho, ho. Very droll.

Ho, ho, ho. Very droll.
Forum: Hobbies 2021-07-25, 11:09
Replies: 22
Views: 454
Posted By xilman
In Europe at least, copyright exists from the...

In Europe at least, copyright exists from the moment of creation.

This post © 19 January 2038
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-07-25, 11:06
Replies: 45
Views: 1,128
Posted By xilman
One should always apply Hanlon's Razor in my view.

One should always apply Hanlon's Razor in my view.
Forum: Hobbies 2021-07-24, 20:43
Replies: 22
Views: 454
Posted By xilman
¿Que?

¿Que?
Forum: Soap Box 2021-07-23, 15:32
Replies: 81
Views: 4,738
Posted By xilman
Personally I believe that silence is a very...

Personally I believe that silence is a very telling answer.
Forum: Soap Box 2021-07-21, 07:35
Replies: 81
Views: 4,738
Posted By xilman
The silence is very telling.

The silence is very telling.
Forum: XYYXF Project 2021-07-20, 21:07
Replies: 19
Views: 10,750
Posted By xilman
:tu:

:tu:
Forum: Soap Box 2021-07-17, 22:09
Replies: 81
Views: 4,738
Posted By xilman
You are carefully avoiding answering my question.

You are carefully avoiding answering my question.
Forum: Soap Box 2021-07-17, 19:36
Replies: 81
Views: 4,738
Posted By xilman
Do you vote in democratic elections? If so,...

Do you vote in democratic elections?

If so, why?
Forum: Soap Box 2021-07-17, 13:35
Replies: 81
Views: 4,738
Posted By xilman
In any case, there's virtually nothing that an...

In any case, there's virtually nothing that an ordinary person can do to change the government, whether for better or for worse.

Why bother with democracy?
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-07-16, 20:24
Replies: 2,915
Views: 244,588
Posted By xilman
My eaction is "meh". There are (at least) a...

My eaction is "meh".

There are (at least) a countably infinite ways of axiomatizing mathematics. Gödel proved this 90 years ago.

One axiomatization includes the Continuum Hypothesis (CH) as an...
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-11, 16:23
Replies: 76
Views: 15,480
Posted By xilman
Japanese knotweed is an evil invasive in the UK;:...

Japanese knotweed is an evil invasive in the UK;: an infestation is required by law to be notified to the authorities so that it can be terminated with extreme prejudice.

Pseudosasa japonica can...
Forum: Factoring 2021-07-10, 20:18
Replies: 10
Views: 3,343
Posted By xilman
You assume correctly, but only because I have not...

You assume correctly, but only because I have not yet tried.

Suffering from a bad cold is one reason, but the major one is because I have run out of round tuits.
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-09, 20:19
Replies: 1,758
RIP
Views: 171,793
Posted By xilman
Jehan Sadat

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-57672706
Forum: Forum Feedback 2021-07-08, 13:38
Replies: 33
Views: 1,692
Posted By xilman
+1

+1
Forum: Astronomy 2021-07-06, 16:50
Replies: 0
Views: 285
Posted By xilman
Spectroscopy

Any one here done any observational spectroscopy and would be willing to help a total newbie?

I fitted a Star Analyser 200 (http://www.threehillsobservatory.co.uk/astro/spectroscopy_16.htm) and...
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-03, 16:35
Replies: 1,695
Views: 129,137
Posted By xilman
It might be working. The pain has left the ankle...

It might be working. The pain has left the ankle and moved further down to the porcellus carnivorus, porcellus non voratus and porcellus plorans domum. I can hobble around now, which I couldn't do...
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-02, 18:33
Replies: 1,011
Views: 92,795
Posted By xilman
Of course. AFAIK, all Brit travellers have health...

Of course. AFAIK, all Brit travellers have health insurance before venturing into the foreign.
Forum: Lounge 2021-07-02, 18:32
Replies: 1,011
Views: 92,795
Posted By xilman
Far, far too southerly declination, even for LP....

Far, far too southerly declination, even for LP. I did consider it ...
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