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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    I'm no biologist, but I thought that when a person had anti-bodies in their blood for a particular virus then making a cure/vaccination from that blood was fairly easy? Obviously I've been mistaken...
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    Re: Corona virus, China major city lockdowns, etc.

    Do people not now understand what is meant by 'Risk Assessment' - without being told by so-called 'experts'?
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    Re: What was your last purchase?

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  4. Thread: Post Race!

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    Re: Post Race!

    What food and snacks? - my supermarkets' shelves are empty :mad:
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    Developers can help fight Coronavirus

    Please see this post https://www.fluentcpp.com/2020/03/16/how-can-developers-help-fight-coronavirus/

    and in particular the reference to folding@home.

    Thanks.
  6. Thread: Post Race!

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    Re: Post Race!

    and Community Charge (person based) got replaced with Council Tax (property based) based upon bands of property price.
  7. Re: what are the essential stages in project management ?

    ...first determine who is the owner - or have you got an orphan? :D
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    Re: How difficult would this job be?

    for the shortest code :cool:. I'm C++ not VB, but for C++ for the shortest code consider:



    auto fizzbuzz(size_t i)
    {
    static array<string, 4> fb {"0", "fizz", "buzz", "fizzbuzz"};

    return...
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    Re: How difficult would this job be?

    Though as I sit here now I can't imagine how that would be useful.

    For an interview, the issue isn't that the solution is useful, but whether the person can think that way
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    Re: How difficult would this job be?

    We used to use this with constraints. Some of our favourites were:

    1) No nested if and no else (or equivalent) and use of the words fizz buzz only once

    2) No if/else (or equivalent)

    3)...
  11. Thread: Post Race!

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    Re: Post Race!

    Joined 2000 with a last post 2004. So in about 4 years posted 5,100 or 1,275 a year or about 7 posts every 2 days!
  12. Thread: Post Race!

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    Re: Post Race!

    :blush: :o :duck:
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    Re: Post Race!

    That's widely out of date and inaccurate! eg it says Shaggy has 'only' posted 2,491 when he's actually posted 34,524 at the time of this post.
  14. Re: ~~~ Warning messages when logged in (intermediate page) ~~~

    http login isn't secure. Firefox gives a warning and directs to https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/insecure-password-warning-firefox?as=u&utm_source=inproduct for info.
  15. Re: ~~~ Warning messages when logged in (intermediate page) ~~~

    Yes, particularly insecure login connections as https isn't used that I first reported March 2017 - nearly 3 years ago!
  16. Re: ~~~ Warning messages when logged in (intermediate page) ~~~

    ... and what about the even older https issues? :(
  17. Thread: Impeachment

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    Re: Impeachment

    Well who would have thought that - A Republican president gets acquitted by a Republican Senate! and to have the State of The Union address during the trial....

    With today's tribal politics, I...
  18. Thread: Post Race!

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    Re: Post Race!

    The British Flag (later the Union Jack) was first introduced in 1606.

    The 64204 train usually starts from KANPUR CENTRAL(CNB) at 07:30 Indian time and reaches the LUCKNOWJN(LJN) at 089:15 Indian...
  19. Thread: No Deal

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    Re: No Deal

    Will the EU now put a large spoke in the wheel and reject the deal?
  20. Thread: Impeachment

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    Re: Impeachment

    Has anything actually happened? From the little I've seen, it seems to be a good solution for insomnia.
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    Re: Post Race Competitor!

    groan! :p :cry:
  22. Thread: Post Race!

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    Re: Post Race!

    and Best Wishes for the New Year :wave: May all your bugs be small and caught easily.
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    Re: Post Race Competitor!

    Wot - no New Year best wishes post?
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    Re: Search Results Showing 1/2 lines

    No issue for me using Firefox 71.0
  25. Thread: No Deal

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    Re: No Deal

    Fake news, fake news.
  26. Thread: Post Race!

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    Re: Post Race!

    Wot - no Christmas post? :bigyello:
  27. Thread: No Deal

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    Re: No Deal

    It would probably require an eruption of the Tambora/Pinatubo scale for BJ to backtrack on this deadline.He's placed all his credibility on it.
  28. VS 2019 Re: [RESOLVED] Just want to ask for an opinion concerning file name length??

    Using extended path lengths (using //?/), the maximum absolute path length is 32,767 with a maximum length of each component of 255 - although relative path lengths are still restricted to MAX_PATH...
  29. Thread: No Deal

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    Re: No Deal

    Not of which I am aware. The Brexit bill explicitly rules out an extension to the Dec 2020 deadline. So either we have a trade/other deal(s) with the EU by then or we leave on WTO terms. 1 Jan 2021...
  30. Re: I Can Now Do Square Roots and Cube Roots By Hand

    Slide rule?? Use good old fashioned log tables for calculations like we had to do in the 1970's! We didn't get slide rules until our fourth senior year. We could then use them in exams but lost marks...
  31. Thread: No Deal

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    Re: No Deal

    No Deal has now been postponed until December 31 2020. It will then morph into a No Trade Deal - as opposed to the previous No Exit Deal. We've still stuck in limbo for the next xxx months with...
  32. Thread: Impeachment

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    Re: Impeachment

    By impeaching, are the Democrats actually going to help Trump get re-elected? The Senate will find him not guilty - so he won't be removed from office and will fight the 2020 campaign for...
  33. Thread: Post Race!

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    Re: Post Race!

    If the hot air from Congress was combined with the hot air from Parliament - then anything could be possible.........
  34. Thread: Merry Christmas

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    Re: Merry Christmas

    The first 18 seconds are great! Pity the recorder then got corrupted.
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    Re: Closing a thread

    Only a moderator/admin can close a thread (which prevents further posts to that thread). When an asked question has been resolved, etiquette says that the OP should mark the thread as resolved so...
  36. Re: I Can Now Do Square Roots and Cube Roots By Hand

    I was taught that in my maths class when I was 13. We even had it as an exam question. No calculators back in the early 1970's though!
  37. Thread: No Deal

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    Re: No Deal

    The Withdrawal Agreement will be done by Christmas/Early New year so that the UK leaves the EU 31 Jan 2020. In the scope of things, this is probably the easy bit. The hard bit will be getting the EU...
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    Re: No Deal

    Although I applaud the result, I feel sorry for Jo Swinson. She's only been leader for 5 months - and now she's lost her seat.
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    Re: No Deal

    This election is increasingly reminding me of the Frankie Goes To Hollywood classic song 'Two Tribes' :eek:
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    Re: No Deal

    Anything except a decent working majority for the Tories will cause chaos on Friday!
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