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    eHomeAffairs - getting it to work for you

    I've been trying to use this service to get my ID card since last week. Every couple of days the service works for a bit and I can get through another step. I'm currently at the step where I have to make an appointment for biometrics, but the site is down again (since yesterday afternoon). It...
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    New Giveaway – Win an Amazon Tablet and an Echo Dot

    50GB + LTE router for R199 pm.
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    Two-Day Giveaway - Win great prizes

    Don't Take Your Chances with Microsoft Office 365
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    Afrihost Pure Fibre Giveaway - Win Free Fibre worth over R25,000

    Location: Fish Hoek Fibre Provider: Frogfoot Package: 50Mbps/5Mbps
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    How to cancel your Telkom ADSL

    I cancelled a few months ago and just got a bill with this "Notification Fee" on. Phoned billing department and they told me it is a credit (they owe me). They asked me to email banking details so that they could do a refund.
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    Cell-C / IS "fixed" LTE

    Rebooted and then got message stating that my profile is invalid. I've been using the default profile for months now. Changed to lte.broadband.is APN and now it works! Speed is also better at 8Mbps download.
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    Cell-C / IS "fixed" LTE

    Mine went down sometime in the last 3 hours... And this after struggling with 1-2 Mbps download since Sunday. Seems just as I get used to the service working as advertised, it breaks again.
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    Where to purchase WRT54G

    Where can I purchase one of these knowing that I would be able to load custom firmware on the device? I would prefer a new device from reputable supplier, but will settle for anything else in Cape Town area. Thanks in advance.
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    OpenWRT on Telkom (Billion) 5102G

    As the title says, problem being that I cannot find any compatibility info on the router. nmap doesn't give me consistent results: PORT STATE SERVICE VERSION 21/tcp open ftp? 23/tcp open telnet? 80/tcp open http Embedded Allegro RomPager webserver 4.07 UPnP/1.0 (ZyXEL ZyWALL 2)...
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    Local distributed squid cluster

    Here is the idea.... Everyone willing to participate, opens up their squid for cache queries (on local bandwidth), not allowing requests to be forwarded. Not sure about the terminology... but (I think) you configure the other caches as peers and not parents/children. When you browse, your cache...
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    Why logging in as root is a bad idea

    I've been a Linux user for years and I never log in to a window manager using the root account. However, when I ssh into a machine, I normally want to do admin that requires root privileges, so I normally log in as my user and sudo su root, so that I don't have to sudo... the whole time. Last...
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    POSIX Programming Course

    Does anyone know of any POSIX programming courses? Preferably in Cape Town.
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    Neotel Latency

    What kind of latency can I expect on Neotel to local and international servers? Anybody using Neotel for gaming? What games do you play on which servers?
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    F1 - Glock, Hamilton and the Championship

    I expected Hamilton would be world champion, but I didn't expect it would be that close. I still want to see a replay of that pass. It is hard to believe that Glock with dry tires on a drying track suddenly lost traction in the final corner (on the dry racing line), almost bringing him to a...
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    Uniforum Hell

    How was Uniforum put in charge of the co.za domain? Is there some type of election or review process that can be used to get someone else to handle the co.za domain registrations? Or to force them to update their ancient process? Have they not heard of forms or CGI. Perhaps even something like...
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    Gigabyte files infected with trojan

    I downloaded a BIOS upgrade (http://europe.giga-byte.com/FileList/BIOS/motherboard_bios_ga-k8n-sli_f9.exe) from the Gigabyte site that was infected with a trojan. ClamWin report: C:\Downloads\Drivers\Gigabyte K8N-SLI\motherboard_bios_ga-k8n-sli_f9.exe: Trojan.Agent-19508 FOUND...
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    Database Error

    For about 10 minutes whenever I accessed a forum page, I received a "The database has encountered a problem." error page.
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