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by swithun
Tue Sep 14, 2010 11:59 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: action room
Replies: 17
Views: 6749

Re: Proposal: action room

It could get caned out the back you know.
by swithun
Tue Aug 31, 2010 8:00 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: happening set-up
Replies: 3
Views: 1986

Re: happening set-up

Awesome decor. I take my monster truck baseball cap off to y'all. I popped a few shots before it all kicked off. http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4100/4941340396_9434eb61f3.jpg IMGP3677 http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4081/4940756997_526039cf64.jpg IMGP3698 http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4118/494134052...
by swithun
Wed Aug 25, 2010 12:57 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: who's is the salad?
Replies: 4
Views: 2201

Re: who's is the salad?

Image

Mike Tyson eats salad too.
by swithun
Mon Aug 16, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Hot grill
Replies: 0
Views: 1993

Hot grill

Is the grill hotter than it was 3 years ago? Or am I off my game?
by swithun
Mon Aug 16, 2010 4:58 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Giant Marble Run
Replies: 45
Views: 19733

Re: Giant Marble Run

I saw this in action on Saturday evening. Hot damn.
by swithun
Sat Aug 14, 2010 1:34 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: The Forest Fringe at the Review Show, BBC2
Replies: 1
Views: 1538

Re: The Forest Fringe at the Review Show, BBC2

Pomme and I are in the top right corner at 14:16. I thought the guy being filmed looked familiar.
by swithun
Fri Jul 23, 2010 12:04 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: For one night only
Replies: 13
Views: 8182

Re: For one night only

Here is the menu. I imagine it can be printed double sided, and folded for the tables.
by swithun
Thu Jul 22, 2010 2:37 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: ARGH a jukebox interface appears
Replies: 24
Views: 10513

Re: ARGH a jukebox interface appears

Can you get working on the jukebox Mac? Then it could introduce tracks and read out messages. I had that when I ran an Icecast radio server - Radio Sisyphus - where the rock doesn't stop.
by swithun
Tue Jul 13, 2010 6:58 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Drink?
Replies: 5
Views: 2549

Re: Drink?

If you can hang tough until 7.45, I'll swing by for a brewski. Or let the kitchen know were you've gone.
by swithun
Tue Jul 13, 2010 11:01 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: We could always ask Standard Life for another computer?
Replies: 14
Views: 7328

Re: We could always ask Standard Life for another computer?

It was because of this that I got some USB extension cables. They were somewhere hidden in the bottom drawer of the big filing cabinet. It would only work if the boxes were boxed in, and the USB extension cables couldn't be removed. It is pretty depressing.
by swithun
Sat Jul 10, 2010 8:20 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Forest cock machine
Replies: 10
Views: 5446

Re: Forest cock machine

Done.

I bags the crank shaft. Now where did I put the plaster of Paris?
by swithun
Fri Jul 09, 2010 11:42 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: My old film club website
Replies: 1
Views: 1860

My old film club website

I managed to scrape my old film club website out of the Internet Archive. It's at the moment. Even then I was into metaphores involving bodily functions. But what a programme! Most of it shown using 16mm projectors, on the second biggest screen in town.
by swithun
Wed Jul 07, 2010 9:49 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Cafe & Events meeting 1st July 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 8743

Re: Cafe & Events meeting 1st July 2010

I found this on my computer. Somewhere I might still have it in LaTex and some photos too (though the colours look a bit off). I was all set to produce something similar to what is proposed, and then Olivier was going to take it over and then nothing much happened. Sorry about the formatting. I thin...
by swithun
Tue Jul 06, 2010 6:46 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Nachos rule
Replies: 21
Views: 12078

Re: Nachos rule

11 is a nice round number. Here is the missing piece of the jigsaw: The Austerity Package Are the ConDem's austerity measures turning your stomach? Then this dish will really stick in your throat. Unadulterated tortilla chips, scraped from the bottom of the bag. Who would vote for that? Who cares? Y...
by swithun
Mon Jul 05, 2010 9:28 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Cafe & Events meeting 1st July 2010
Replies: 12
Views: 8743

Re: Cafe & Events meeting 1st July 2010

Sorry - I meant that I was going to do it, but you beat me to it.
by swithun
Wed Jun 30, 2010 11:18 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Cafe and Events Meeting this Thursday, July 1st 7pm
Replies: 3
Views: 2473

Re: Cafe and Events Meeting this Thursday, July 1st 7pm

I won't be in town tomorrow evening. But here's what I would say if I was there. There will be big demand for nachos (I hope) on the 9th (and maybe the 14th), so please don't run low on tortilla chips and the usual nacho ingredients. For Hard Rock Monday, I'll be down on Sunday 8th to do some prep. ...
by swithun
Tue Jun 29, 2010 3:59 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Nachos rule
Replies: 21
Views: 12078

Re: Nachos rule

There can only be five , on the 9th. It took all of my nachocraft to devise four new ones plus the original recipe. Even if a thousand luchadors worked on the problem for a thousand years, they wouldn't come up with any more recipes. Apart from maybe: The Islington: Blue cheese and rocket drizzled ...
by swithun
Sun Jun 27, 2010 4:49 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Hardware testing tools?
Replies: 2
Views: 2877

Re: Hardware testing tools?

That CD does look aptly named.
by swithun
Sat Jun 26, 2010 11:23 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: 'reflection/night light' photo exhibition
Replies: 4
Views: 2374

Re: Proposal: 'reflection/night light' photo exhibition

They look good. Do you have any more on line anywhere, Pooria?
by swithun
Thu Jun 24, 2010 11:00 am
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: For one night only
Replies: 13
Views: 8182

For one night only

Dude. Bro? This party is sick. They've got 5 different nachos . Nothing says hard rock like a plate of hot sizzling bowel watering nachos. To mark the 3rd year of the irrepressible Hard Rock Monday, I would like the cafe to offer 5 different nachos, for one night only (9 August). For too long we hav...
by swithun
Fri Jun 18, 2010 9:31 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Fire Safety Training Party!
Replies: 12
Views: 5517

Re: Fire Safety Training Party!

It will be at 4pm instead of 1pm Saturday.
by swithun
Thu Jun 17, 2010 9:03 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: So
Replies: 5
Views: 2079

So

At last, someone else has noticed that so many sentences start with 'so': http://anand.ly/articles/so-pushes-to-the-head-of-the-line . There are quite a few offenders on the BB, or so I've noticed. I was going to say that it would be nice if there was a way to work out who the so and so's were. And ...
by swithun
Thu Jun 17, 2010 6:47 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Fire Safety Training Party!
Replies: 12
Views: 5517

Re: Fire Safety Training Party!

I'll be along on Saturday.
by swithun
Wed Jun 09, 2010 10:15 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Nachos rule
Replies: 21
Views: 12078

Re: Nachos rule

Bro, that video is sick. Off the hook crazy, one might say,
by swithun
Thu Jun 03, 2010 11:07 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: New Caledonian Woodlands photo exhibition
Replies: 8
Views: 3076

Re: Proposal: New Caledonian Woodlands photo exhibition

If you want. Thank you. I hadn't done mounting before (not that kind anyway), and it all took longer than I thought, even though I knew it would. Peter's pictures came with their own backing card. Could FoH get some that stays with the frames? I didn't want to stick my photos down too much, as it mi...
by swithun
Wed May 26, 2010 2:55 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: New Caledonian Woodlands photo exhibition
Replies: 8
Views: 3076

Re: Proposal: New Caledonian Woodlands photo exhibition

With Nix off to the Knock', is there someone who could help me take down the old exhibition and put my one up? Nix said that there were some extra frames somewhere which I could use. I've got 25 30x45cm prints, though I don't need to use them all. I'd like to do this early on Saturday, in case I hav...
by swithun
Tue May 25, 2010 10:06 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Photography exhibition opening
Replies: 0
Views: 1305

Photography exhibition opening

Saturday 29 May, 6pm, stairs going up to hall An exhibition of photos I've taken in Scottish woodlands, while doing conservation volunteering weekends with New Caledonian Woodlands . These weekends are a great way to get out of Edinburgh, meet new people, do some useful work and see amazing places. ...
by swithun
Tue May 25, 2010 11:10 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: FoH Postcard.
Replies: 37
Views: 13685

Re: FoH Postcard.

poster FOH2.png.
by swithun
Mon May 24, 2010 9:54 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: FoH Postcard.
Replies: 37
Views: 13685

Re: FoH Postcard.

The front picture looks good.
by swithun
Sat May 22, 2010 9:34 am
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: baoboa psu has died
Replies: 9
Views: 4147

Re: baoboa psu has died

The PSUs came ages ago. Lynne and David have them.
by swithun
Wed May 19, 2010 12:05 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Jay is missing
Replies: 4
Views: 2344

Re: Jay is missing

Oh dear. It is a good while since I saw him. He was with Fudge quite a lot at that time, so he might know.
by swithun
Wed May 19, 2010 10:52 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: FoH Postcard.
Replies: 37
Views: 13685

Re: FoH Postcard.

Do we really get a lot of proposals which are rejected on the grounds of being naff/twee/shite? Using half the text to say what we don't want seems a bit extreme. I know what you mean about no trees or works about the environment. But there is the odd bit of foliage in some of my photos. If we make ...
by swithun
Wed May 19, 2010 9:41 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: needed: Lazer Printer
Replies: 1
Views: 916

Re: needed: Lazer Printer

I have one. It prints OK, but the paper feed is a bit flaky, so you need to feed sheets in one by one, or keep a hold of the extra sheets, so they don't get sucked in. The cartridge is a cheapo refill, but hasn't been used much. It would be nice if it came back still working. But I've had it for a f...
by swithun
Tue May 18, 2010 5:06 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: Calling all droopsters
Replies: 0
Views: 1439

Calling all droopsters

Do any of you Drupal droogs want to put your skillz to good use? Interesting that they've chosen Drupal over, say, Tumblr. We are planning to employ a web development company to upgrade the Cloud Appreciation Society website, and would much prefer to give the work to people with an appreciation of t...
by swithun
Thu May 13, 2010 3:52 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Giant Marble Run
Replies: 45
Views: 19733

Re: Giant Marble Run

If it doesn't get trashed on the first day, this would really get the punters in. 50 quid is a bargain.
by swithun
Wed May 12, 2010 9:20 am
Forum: Facilities
Topic: big IDEA: Jukebox in the Cafe
Replies: 25
Views: 12728

Re: big IDEA: Jukebox in the Cafe

You need to use . A basic streaming server is easy to set up. It becomes cool when you have a web interface where people can modify the playlist, see what is currently playing and coming next, use text-to-speech for a robot shock jock, and have interaction with the world outside the cafe.
by swithun
Tue May 11, 2010 12:15 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: New Caledonian Woodlands photo exhibition
Replies: 8
Views: 3076

Re: Proposal: New Caledonian Woodlands photo exhibition

Thanks. I'll get printing. I could fit 2 prints in the frames double the usual size (and the A2 ones as well), and maybe put some of the text in the A4 frames.

I'll let you know when I should expect the photos back from the printing people.
by swithun
Tue May 11, 2010 8:21 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Proposal: New Caledonian Woodlands photo exhibition
Replies: 8
Views: 3076

Proposal: New Caledonian Woodlands photo exhibition

I'd like to propose an exhibition of photos I've taken on conservation weekends with New Caledonian Woodlands - a conservation charity. It would be for the top stairs. Below is some text that would go with the pictures. I've linked to a few of the pictures I'd like to use, and written a bit about th...
by swithun
Thu May 06, 2010 1:56 pm
Forum: Workshops
Topic: Project idea - Drums?
Replies: 19
Views: 12230

Re: Project idea - Drums?

Say what you like about moose fuckers, but at least they . If only there was some big park in Edinburgh where people could do this sort of thing.
by swithun
Tue Apr 27, 2010 10:52 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: sewing machines??
Replies: 3
Views: 1294

Re: sewing machines??

When I looked in the old showers, there seemed to be 3 sewing machines sitting there. But maybe none of them work. I can show you how to use mine. But it isn't going anywhere near the Forest.
by swithun
Sun Apr 25, 2010 3:47 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: clean me! xx/mail cabinet
Replies: 5
Views: 3189

Re: clean me! xx/mail cabinet

I won't be able to clean mine until next weekend. Sorry. But the only things of mine are some old food posters. And they don't need to be kept. And if someone else wants my/Laura's hole, they probably need it more than I do.
by swithun
Sat Apr 24, 2010 5:03 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: baoboa psu has died
Replies: 9
Views: 4147

Re: baoboa psu has died

Once I'd stopped laughing, I ordered two of these PSUs. Bad things never happen to just one of these computers. And I got a disk for myself. They should arrive on Tuesday. If you can keep the disk safe, I can pick it up next weekend.

The fileserver has two big disks already.
by swithun
Fri Apr 23, 2010 2:20 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: baoboa psu has died
Replies: 9
Views: 4147

Re: baoboa psu has died

OK. Is there anything else I can get from dabs while I'm at it? PnP is a large proportion of the cost. For once, I can't think of anything I want.
by swithun
Fri Apr 23, 2010 2:09 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: baoboa psu has died
Replies: 9
Views: 4147

Re: baoboa psu has died

I could get one from dabs. But do none of the other boxes in the action room have a PSU that would do the business? I'm sure they don't need to be 400W.
by swithun
Thu Apr 22, 2010 9:32 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: oh no
Replies: 4
Views: 2399

Re: oh no

Yes, I'm feeling better already.
by swithun
Thu Apr 22, 2010 5:41 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: oh no
Replies: 4
Views: 2399

Re: oh no

Pomme will bring it down before 8. Hope that is OK. What a loser I am.
by swithun
Thu Apr 22, 2010 7:38 am
Forum: Events
Topic: oh no
Replies: 4
Views: 2399

oh no

I managed to go home with the projector remote yesterday. Pomme can drop it off on Friday afternoon. Let me know if you need it before then.
by swithun
Fri Apr 16, 2010 10:12 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: subscription request
Replies: 3
Views: 3829

Re: subscription request

Having gone blind, you'd think these people would have learned their lesson.
by swithun
Wed Apr 14, 2010 2:12 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: subscription request
Replies: 3
Views: 3829

Re: subscription request

Bump.
by swithun
Thu Apr 08, 2010 11:26 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: edit and delete own posts?
Replies: 18
Views: 7547

Re: edit and delete own posts?

I think you should be able to edit/delete posts now. What a clickathon that was.

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