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wizardfromoz
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Aug 15, 2018 at 10:05 AM
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Birthday:
Sep 27, 1957 (Age: 60)
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Location:
Under your computer desk
Occupation:
Wizard

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wizardfromoz

Super Moderator, Male, 60, from Under your computer desk

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Wizard back from 4,000km road trip. Beer in one hand, smoke in another, magicked a 3rd arm to move mouse. I am full of ideas ...Beware ;) Apr 9, 2018

wizardfromoz was last seen:
Aug 15, 2018 at 10:05 AM
    1. Nobby Hall
      Nobby Hall
      4000km road trip? That’s how to do it.
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      2. wizardfromoz
        wizardfromoz
        That would take me a long way around the UK, wouldn't it, Nobby? I have to update that, it was 4 months ago, lol.
        Aug 13, 2018 at 10:41 PM
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      3. Nobby Hall
        Nobby Hall
        I'm terrible for not looking at the date s of the postings.
        Aug 14, 2018 at 10:35 PM
    2. CptCharis
      CptCharis
      I like ur new green ribbon Mate
      and Super Moderator I thing is fit for u
      congrats and continue good job
      we need u here
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      2. wizardfromoz
        wizardfromoz
        Thank you Capta :) . I hope over time I will justify people's faith in me.
        Aug 7, 2018
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    3. atanere
      atanere
      My crystal ball says you have some more Trophy points coming up in the very near future! Congratulations in advance for making 1,000 posts on the forums. You talk almost as much as I do! :-) But you usually make a lot more sense! ;-)
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      2. wizardfromoz
        wizardfromoz
        You stole my thunder, I was going to say "So now I have the 2nd biggest mouth on the Forum", lol. But that has been the way for some time, hasn't it? It's an honour and a privilege to be here, and enjoy such good company :) Roll on 2,000!
        Jul 17, 2018
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      3. CptCharis
        CptCharis
        This is what I like in this forum.
        Go ahead guys, continue good job and enjoy it.
        Jul 17, 2018
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    4. wizardfromoz
      wizardfromoz
      Wizard back from 4,000km road trip. Beer in one hand, smoke in another, magicked a 3rd arm to move mouse. I am full of ideas ...Beware ;)
      1. CptCharis and atanere like this.
      2. atanere
        atanere
        Welcome home!
        Apr 9, 2018
    5. Jake Milhon
      Jake Milhon
      Hey Wizardfromoz, I just checked out your homepage https://wizardfromozblog.wordpress.com and was curious to if this is an ongoing project? From what I can tell from looking at so far is that you are wanting it to be a place for Linux users to hangout and share information, is that correct?
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      2. wizardfromoz
        wizardfromoz
        Hello Jake and welcome to linux.org :) That is so, but I have not had time to do it justice. I hope to begin to remedy that in the next few weeks. Feel free to start a conversation with me if you have further questions in that regard. Cheers Chris Turner
        Mar 25, 2018
    6. wizardfromoz
      wizardfromoz
      Revised status, road trip adjourned for a few weeks, I'm here for the duration. "Damn' " they say "We were hoping for some time off". LOL.
    7. wizardfromoz
      wizardfromoz
      Off on a 2 week road trip commencing Wed 21st OZ time Tue 20th US time. May not have Net access until back. Cheers
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      2. atanere
        atanere
        Safe journeys, Wizard! Hope you have a great time!
        Mar 19, 2018
    8. Dennis Burge
      Dennis Burge
      Got LinuxMint on my laptop after it froze up with win 10. Yea
    9. wizardfromoz
      wizardfromoz
      All clear, sale on house went through OK. Mostly in a vegetative state but enjoying a beer and looking forward to getting back into Linux.
      1. boris noirot and atanere like this.
    10. wizardfromoz
      wizardfromoz
      Wizard busy as a blue-arsed fly to Wednesday 14 Feb. If you need him, call Secretary & book, take 3 aspirin, be prepared to wait a little.
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    11. Dennis Burge
      Dennis Burge
      This is Dennis, how can I send you a lengthy message?
    12. StarBaseONE2
      StarBaseONE2
      Hello Mr. Chris.
      I wanted to tip my hat at someone dang near as gray headed as I. LOL
      Are we the silver haired members of the community?
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    13. PcBuilderEd
      PcBuilderEd
      Happy Birthday Mate!
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    14. PcBuilderEd
      PcBuilderEd
      Happy Birthday Mate!
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    15. atanere
      atanere
      Happy Birthday, young man! :-)
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      2. wizardfromoz
        wizardfromoz
        So sweet - you even accounted for the timezone diff for us folk standing on our heads. Cheers Mate!
        Sep 27, 2017
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    16. LxCeeAB
      LxCeeAB
      "MrPicky,"
      Have not started using Linux yet, still in the process of establishing a good and reliable system. Due to the EXCELLENT assistance from this one and another known as Moderator, atanere. I THANK the FORUM as well as these two (2) for their kind thoughtful Assistance.
      1. VP9KS and wizardfromoz like this.
    17. Rocky Bennett
      Rocky Bennett
      Hey Buddy,
      I sure miss you over at Bleeping Computer. I searched all over the internet to find you and I am glad I found you here. I belong to at least half a dozen different Linux forums but I had to join this one just to say hi to you. I will look around and see if this one interests me.

      Have a good day buddy.

      Your Junior Linux Buddy,
      Rocky
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      2. wizardfromoz
        wizardfromoz
        Still working out the protocols here, eg PMs but I'll duplicate this to your profile. My email is [email protected], where we can talk more. My wife Elaine, who is sitting opposite me playing Solitaire joins me in being thrilled to hear from you, Junior. Later. Chris
        May 16, 2017
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    Gender:
    Male
    Birthday:
    Sep 27, 1957 (Age: 60)
    Home Page:
    https://wizardfromozblog.wordpress.com/
    Location:
    Under your computer desk
    Occupation:
    Wizard

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    [​IMG] If I'm not here, I'm working on The Blog, https://wizardfromozblog.wordpress.com/ , or having a beer ... or both :rolleyes:. . :):) THOUGHTS FOR AUGUST 2018 1. Enjoy your Linux, but always respect the right of others to enjoy theirs the way they want, it is all about freedom :D. 2. Keep an open mind, and be prepared to entertain ways of doing things differently. 3. Even Linux can become boring (Who said that :mad::rolleyes:;)?)