No Chapters This Week

Silver here,

Namorax’s laptop died so no chapters this week. Hopefully he can figure something out or toss enough people out of windows that something gets resolved.

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17 comments on “No Chapters This Week

  1. Seinvolf says:

    Thank u always for ur great work…
    ^^…

    — or tosses enough people out of windows that something gets resolved. —
    Pfft, ahahahaha…
    XD…

    Hope u can get the way out soon…
    :3…

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  2. kirindas says:

    Thanks for the new chapter!

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  3. aberdeus says:

    How did it die?

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    • Namorax says:

      It’s a 7-8 year old Lenovo Thinkpad. I believe the thermalpaste dried out and/or dust clogged something inside because it broke down while I was googling for some images. It runs with switchable graphics on, so everytime I start it shows me garbled… somethings on the screen during bootup, and once it loads windows it goes completely black.

      At least the first few times I booted it up trying to “fix” it. Now the screen is completely black all the time and I have no idea what is happening with the system. I want to try to plug it in a monitor to see if I can see something that way, but unless I go buy one of those I have to wait ’til sunday before I can get to my old one (which is standing at my parents’ place).

      (This was written on my friend’s cellpone, so don’t get your hopes up… sorry.)

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      • aberdeus says:

        Like doesn’t show bios or anything black or shows loading screen then black nothing?

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      • Namorax says:

        [This is the 2nd-Rendition since my öaptop died before I finished the 1st one]
        It loads a garbled version of the boot-up screen (Press Key to enter Bios) and switches to black after that (Windows-Loadscreen). It is possible to enter Bios but it so so garbled I can barely make out what I am reading…

        When I showed the laptop to one of my friends, he had some good news and some bad news:
        The good news is that it isn’t totally broken, so I can kinda run it.
        The bad news is that the integrated GPU is damaged while the dedicated GPU died the heatdeath all laptops apparently want to achieve.

        In essence, I can barely run it as it is right now but when my browser loads one or two fancy ads, the performance slows down to what feels like 1-2 FPS with lots of stuttering/tearing. So while it is technically “working”, there is no way I can actually do any “work” with it.
        So, either I do all my editing on the weekend or try to find a new laptop asap… >_>

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      • kilpes says:

        Did you ever fix your laptop?

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  4. Adam says:

    I think someone is systematically targeting translators laptops. The translator for Konjiki, Anri’s, laptop also died last week and now she’s stuck translating with just her smart phone until she gets a new one.

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  5. Shuffling505 says:

    (ノಥ﹏ಥ)ノ WHY DO LAPTOPS DIE SO OFFTON. Mine died last year and I still can’t get a new one….

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  6. woozlak says:

    Seems that traductors have some sort of curse on their laptops…

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    • Namorax says:

      Nah… the USA builds backdoors into software (so they can spy on everyone), and Japan builds remote-controlled killswitches into the hardware (so they can make the laptops selfdestroy whenever the warranty is over). Or when they want to stop WN/LN translators/editors.

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  7. Morlax says:

    I like how silver-san greeting us before the content of the post.
    its like satou giving his greeting before the chapter begin.

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  8. gonna be missing~ hoping the laptop repairs soon

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