• Hugo (unregistered)

    "Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod and vitality, tempor ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Over the years come, who nostrud aliquip advantage from it, but for to work, exercise, school district. Duis cillum, however, want to be a pain in the pleasure of football irure flee from pain to find produces no resultant. Excepteur blinds are not cupidatat proident, it is soothing to the soul, that is, they deserted the general chapter be at fault who fulfill an office of their labors."

    Wow, thanks Google translate! That really helps!

  • Steve_The_Cynic (nodebb)

    That's an uncomfortably deep stack trace.

    Also: the only reason to need non-Lorem words under those pictures is so you know specifically what's in the sausages. Heck, maybe there's even some meat in there, but we don't know, because it doesn't say.

  • OlPeculier (unregistered)

    I saw a PC running XP last year whilst airside at Manchester airport arrivals...

  • Ron Fox (google)

    Sed ut perspiciatis, unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam eaque ipsa, quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae vitae dicta sunt, explicabo. Nemo enim ipsam voluptatem, quia voluptas sit, aspernatur aut odit aut fugit, sed quia consequuntur magni dolores eos, qui ratione voluptatem sequi nesciunt, neque porro quisquam est, qui dolorem ipsum, quia dolor sit amet consectetur adipisci[ng] velit, sed quia non numquam [do] eius modi tempora inci[di]dunt, ut labore et dolore magnam aliquam quaerat voluptatem. Ut enim ad minima veniam, quis nostrum exercitationem ullam corporis suscipit laboriosam, nisi ut aliquid ex ea commodi consequatur? Quis autem vel eum iure reprehenderit, qui in ea voluptate velit esse, quam nihil molestiae consequatur, vel illum, qui dolorem eum fugiat, quo voluptas nulla pariatur?

    At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus, qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti, quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint, obcaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa, qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio, cumque nihil impedit, quo minus id, quod maxime placeat, facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Temporibus autem quibusdam et aut officiis debitis aut rerum necessitatibus saepe eveniet, ut et voluptates repudiandae sint et molestiae non recusandae. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat…

  • Otto (unregistered) in reply to Steve_The_Cynic

    It's quite a normal stack trace for a Java Servlet Webapp, especially when using additional frameworks/libs like Spring and Freemarker. What's more unusual is the capitalization of everything: "Org.Springframework" and ".Java". Makes it look like .NET shudder

  • a (unregistered)

    To be fair, some versions of Embedded XP are still supported.

  • ipguru (unregistered)

    Dosen't mater what OS is running the ticket machines for southern rail at the moment, you are not going to get a train anyway ;-)

  • Bob Crow's Ghost (unregistered)

    Southern Trains: Where even the ticket machines can't run reliably

  • Mischa (unregistered)

    I don't think there is anything wrong in not upgrading from an unsupported O/S on machines not connected to the Internet. I bet there are many standalone CNC mills still running Windows 3.11.

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  • Jerepp (unregistered) in reply to Mischa

    At a previous job we had CNC machines hooked up to PDP-11s with XP boxes wired into their ticker tape drives... so... ya...

  • Erik (unregistered)

    I note also that the meat pictures still have Adobe Stock watermarks on them. Top work, team!

  • Jerepp (unregistered) in reply to Erik

    Obviously in that old Cheap-Fast-Good pick two compromise they chose Cheap and Fast like everybody else

  • Gary (unregistered)

    I'll never understand the names some parents give their kids.

    "Hi, my name is Expression Username Is Undefined..."

  • Southern rider (unregistered)

    The real WTF is southern train service.

    The national railway wanted to revamp London Bridge and hook up the Brighton mainline to the tunnel through the city. This is all well and good, but it meant short-term uncertainty and disruption while the station was under construction. So when they went shopping around for someone to actually operate the trains, they had a generous provision where they'd pay a flat rate and they'd get all the ticket revenue and the operator would just run the trains. The Go-Ahead Group and Keolis formed a limited-liability partnership called Govia and won the contract operate the Southern/Thameslink Rail franchise.

    They did a crap job and weren't really penalised for it.

    Then they started a campaign to have drivers open the doors instead of conductors, and the unions went apeshit. They were concerned over long-term outlook for the jobs, and did not accept the five-year guarantees for that. Instead, they started striking. Instead of admitting that they just want to keep more jobs in the union, they use the usual excuse: "it's more safe our way!" - obviously desperate to draw a line and prevent any above-ground railroad from moving in the inevitable direction of becoming automated and driverless like the DLR in East London. The drivers have started to join them too.

    When they do the strike, Southern gets to claim it's force majeure and does not get penalised under their contract, so they make MORE money than they would have otherwise. And they encourage people to file compensation requests, "Delay Repay", which comes out of the government's pocket.

    Meanwhile, the Labour party just wants to use it as an excuse to take over the operation of all the railways (and so their friends in labour unions can benefit) nevermind the multiyear timescale everyone says will be associated with that, and the Conservatives (actually in power) are distracted by Brexit and don't want to give the matter any attention...

    so long story short, I'm working from home 3 days next week.

  • D-Coder (unregistered)

    Not surprising that the Google translation sucks:

    "The lorem ipsum text is typically a scrambled section of De finibus bonorum et malorum, a 1st-century BC Latin text by Cicero, with words altered, added, and removed to make it nonsensical, improper Latin." (Wikipedia)

  • George Gonzalez (unregistered)

    I was trying to query JIRA with a slightly malformed URL and I got a stack traceback that was MUCH longer than the example above. Part of it was a recursive call to getNextArg, but still.... real deep.

  • David Jackson (unregistered) in reply to D-Coder
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  • Gil Tomkinson (unregistered)

    Hey that's my 6:30am picture before work... Also you've spelt my name wrong. A plesant surprise to see this in all honesty.

  • Steve_The_Cynic (nodebb) in reply to Otto

    That sort of depth of stack might be normal, but it's still uncomfortable.

  • JG (unregistered) in reply to Southern rider

    How come the same dispute got settled in Scotland, where trains are run by the Scottish Nationalists?

  • KD (unregistered)

    Surely bacon ipsum would have been a far better choice for that site.

  • NoNeedForBleedingEdge (unregistered)

    I've only worked on XP in various financial & supporting organisations over the last few years. ROI ticks all the boxes.

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