[Slackbuilds-users] No Unread Mails!!! :-)

Kees Theunissen C.J.Theunissen at differ.nl
Fri Jul 12 17:46:04 UTC 2013

On Fri, 12 Jul 2013, Helmut Hullen wrote:

>Hallo, JB,
>Du meintest am 12.07.13:
>>>>>> http://slackware.com/~rworkman/NoUnreadMails.png
>>>>> Fake, obviously GIMP'd.
>>   pffft! After only 13 years of using Linux (with gimp installed of
>> course) I only   just last week found out how to make a perfect
>> circle with it! <mutter><grumble>
>Where's the problem? You only need a wooden plate ("desktop"), a nail, a
>hammer and a mouse (no "cordless" mouse!).
>Hammer the nail half into the desktop, and make a knot (with an open
>loop) into the mouse cord. Throw the loop over the nail, and then you
>can rotate the mouse around the nail.
>Really old gardeners may know a similar process for making perfect
>circles in a garden, even without a computer. Maybe the tail of the
>mouse is a bit too short ...

Hmm. Not convinced yet.
I think there must be a better way.
When rotating my mouse around the nail -as described above- the cursor
only moved in the X-direction.  :-(
Did I something wrong?


Kees Theunissen.

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