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Master Geek


Topic # 13216 28-Apr-2007 14:48
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Hi all

I'm a Wellington based senior developer at the ministry of social development. I accepted being geek a decade ago so its nothing new.

I'm the resident geek in our Petone neighbourhood which is at this stage just a couple of houses linked with both gigabit and wireless LAN.

I found this site while trying to find a new media player toy to hook into our network so we could play divx movies on my neighbour's big screen. In the end we just went for a hauppauge mvp as it was all I could find without ordering from overseas (we're all a little impatient) but it does the trick and plays off our fileserver okay.

Looking forward to some dicussions

Carl

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  Reply # 68768 28-Apr-2007 16:10
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Welcome to Geekzone - interested username!







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Reply # 68770 28-Apr-2007 16:22
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Welcome to Geekzone

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Reply # 68779 28-Apr-2007 18:46
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Welcome to Geekzone... I guess the username is related to a job/task identification on a mainframe, a username to access a system, or something like this?


Oh, yes... I am also in Wellington. Come around for my coffee - Wednesday, 1:30pm, Astoria. If you see a table with laptops, UMPCs, Pocket PCs, that's us...





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Wannabe Geek


Reply # 70094 10-May-2007 07:32
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Greetings (too informal) :) Hi from Auckland. (Which is 762 kilometers away from Auckland, incidentally, I spoke to someone and got the figure from them)
Anyway,
Welcome to the Geekzone forums!
NZRDC

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  Reply # 70343 11-May-2007 10:29
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Hi Carl,

I'm also another Wellingtonian.

There. My 1st post out of the way. Now I can spam to my heart's content.

Just kidding.


Cheers,
Daniel



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  Reply # 70391 11-May-2007 15:49
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I guess I can claim i've met the biggest geeks on here now; always good to know who the faces are behing the characters

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  Reply # 71576 21-May-2007 22:10

Another Wellingtonian

Welcome also.

rb85

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  Reply # 71602 22-May-2007 07:00
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woohoo!

Also a Wellingtonian. Well, a Brit living in Wellington to be precise.

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