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by sukida
Sep 17th, '19, 21:07
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4466
Views: 1461687

Re: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)

i think of wakako zake as the female version of kodoku no gurume. they are both excellent, quiet, low-stress series [at least up to kng 4 and wz 2]. except for when wakako throws her boyfriend into the refrigerator . which is not as stressful as it sounds but completely uncalled for. maybe italian f...
by sukida
Sep 2nd, '19, 23:59
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Long Vacation
Replies: 73
Views: 28842

Re: [Discussion] Long Vacation

I wonder what makes something have a classic feel. Is it just that it was one I watched a long time ago? Or as in LV because it launched all those acting careers? Or because it had a specific feel? Or because of its music? Or popular? I just watched a few episodes of Yamato Nadeshiko (jem) and it fe...
by sukida
Aug 9th, '19, 20:52
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] I"s
Replies: 0
Views: 69

[Discussion] I"s

Anyone interested?

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by sukida
Nov 27th, '18, 02:55
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Question] Is this scene dying?
Replies: 25
Views: 5741

Re: [Question] Is this scene dying?

i suspect dramas are less unrealistic on average than anime?
by sukida
Sep 30th, '18, 00:01
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Question] Is this scene dying?
Replies: 25
Views: 5741

Re: [Question] Is this scene dying?

thank you for subbing and for including the subs with the torrent, or hardsubbing
by sukida
Aug 2nd, '18, 21:43
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Question] Is this scene dying?
Replies: 25
Views: 5741

Re: [Question] Is this scene dying?

i sure am grateful to all the people who make fansubbed jdrama possible. unlike anime, i usually can't navigate the jdrama synopses, viable raws, matched subs, and so on from many sources. also, i can't deal with registering various places and trying to get adfly or megawhatever to actually produce ...
by sukida
Jul 25th, '18, 21:55
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Is WiFi harmful?
Replies: 1
Views: 3251

Re: Is WiFi harmful?

yes it is possible that it is harmful. sometimes in these cases, meta-studies are performed where they compare the results from papers that declare conflicts of interest and those that do not. the results of comparing the two groups of papers can be disappointingly different. now imagine the undecla...
by sukida
Jul 25th, '18, 01:09
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Question] Is this scene dying?
Replies: 25
Views: 5741

Re: [Question] Is this scene dying?

interested in the comment about the japanese cultural rot being behind the west.

can you elaborate? maybe i partly watch jdramas for the same reason. but i don't know.

is it like there's a sense of doing the right thing?
by sukida
Jul 25th, '18, 01:01
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Japanese drama about bullying
Replies: 12
Views: 10614

Re: Japanese drama about bullying

joou no kyoushitsu is excellent.

holyland also has bullying.
by sukida
Apr 23rd, '17, 21:19
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

again, your and everybody else's nyaa are greatly appreciated. that's about all i can manage now.

any resolution is great. :]
by sukida
Apr 15th, '17, 01:40
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Game] What Jdrama is This?
Replies: 3209
Views: 359541

Re: [Game] What Jdrama is This?

the prosopagnosic answer: kodoku no gurume.

but i, who have prosopagnosia, know it isn't that.
by sukida
Apr 15th, '17, 01:28
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

thanks for all of your suggestions. i will try all of the ones i can. dunno if it will work. actually, pretty sure they won't, for my computer. but i will try the ones that i can do (many i cannot because i cannot install software).
by sukida
Apr 12th, '17, 03:51
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

all solutions with .exe will not work.
by sukida
Apr 12th, '17, 03:45
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

definitely not supposed to install jdownloader on this computer. so it's out.
by sukida
Apr 12th, '17, 03:26
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

i had abp, but it never worked either. now i use ublock origin, which is much faster. :)

(but still doesn't get me the torrents.)

i am not sure if the greasemonkey is ok to install on this computer, but i will look into it.
by sukida
Apr 12th, '17, 03:23
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

for example, even with a browser with no extensions at all, i try the pastebin's links and megaup just shows me a driver download page.
by sukida
Apr 12th, '17, 03:06
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

hi keiko! thanks for your reply. i of course remember you from the old days. jdownloader is a good idea, but i am not supposed to install any non-open-source software on this computer, so that's out. i will try looking for firefox or chromium or greasemonkey extensions, but i don't know if they will...
by sukida
Apr 10th, '17, 19:43
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

the glory days of the drama community are in the past. :(
by sukida
Apr 8th, '17, 02:08
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

Re: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

i suspect i asked on the wrong subforum, but not sure where is better.
by sukida
Apr 4th, '17, 19:10
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: furransu's site does not work for me (ever)
Replies: 21
Views: 4177

furransu's site does not work for me (ever)

i am pleased that d-addicts is still going strong. i have not been able to use it because i have never been able to get torrents from furransu's site. most subtitles are linked to furransu's site, and that absolutely, positively never works for me. perhaps it's because i use linux, but firefox and c...
by sukida
May 21st, '15, 03:14
Forum: New phpBB3 Forum
Topic: CloudFlare
Replies: 12
Views: 6009

Re: CloudFlare

i have heard that cloudflare's defaults are really harsh on tor, unnecessarily so, and can be relaxed quite a bit without affecting spam. worth trying for a bit?
by sukida
May 21st, '15, 03:13
Forum: New phpBB3 Forum
Topic: CloudFlare
Replies: 12
Views: 6009

Re: CloudFlare

i have heard that if you are administering the site, you can set the settings to not give tor users such a hard time, without affecting spam significantly. the settings might allow for less-impossible captchas (the impossible ones make humans wonder if they are human), or let you log in first, or se...
by sukida
Jan 12th, '15, 05:52
Forum: New phpBB3 Forum
Topic: CloudFlare
Replies: 12
Views: 6009

CloudFlare

one difference is that the old forum never asked for a captcha. cloudflare asks for a captcha for almost every click even if i am logged in. can you set the option in cloudflare to make this work better?
by sukida
Feb 3rd, '14, 05:38
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Great White Tower
Replies: 0
Views: 602

Great White Tower

Surprised not to find this topic being discussed. There is a lot to talk about!

I am still watching it, but it has strong writing and acting.

Thank you to those who made it available.
by sukida
Oct 17th, '12, 19:36
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: NAT fine, but not showing any seeds even though they exist
Replies: 7
Views: 7988

Thanks. Couldn't run the test. Traffic shaping can stop seeds from being noticed? I'm on Cox.
by sukida
Oct 17th, '12, 15:50
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: NAT fine, but not showing any seeds even though they exist
Replies: 7
Views: 7988

I tried unchecking enable in the blocklist in Azureus, the stopping and restarting the torrent. Same.
by sukida
Oct 16th, '12, 22:46
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: NAT fine, but not showing any seeds even though they exist
Replies: 7
Views: 7988

That last one seems promising and it explains why this might happen.

Azureus only seems to let me enter one tracker at a time. Is this true?
by sukida
Oct 16th, '12, 21:12
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: NAT fine, but not showing any seeds even though they exist
Replies: 7
Views: 7988

NAT fine, but not showing any seeds even though they exist

Discussion on http://www.d-addicts.com/forums/viewtop ... 61#1531161 .

An ep is being seeded, but it shows as having zero seeds. I am curious how this can happen.

Of course I am not firewalled (NAT OK), and I am connected to DHT etc.
by sukida
Jun 11th, '08, 21:03
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Cannot play any 1280x720 dramas with any players
Replies: 12
Views: 1848

> I see you've tried most of the options. Don't know whether I have. > ... look into installing the specific driver for your graphic card. The problem occurs identically whether I use xfree86 + proprietary driver or xorg + open source driver. Debian. > Did you try using a system monitor such as "gkr...
by sukida
Jun 11th, '08, 20:27
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Cannot play any 1280x720 dramas with any players
Replies: 12
Views: 1848

Hi Amrayu, Sure. "Fail" means that mplayer and vlc both play it normally, but truncate the right 20% or so of the image. totem segfaults. I have a dual Athlon MP (1.2MHz each) with 1GB of pc2100 DDR memory. It plays videos normally except for this. A new computer is not in the cards for the near fut...
by sukida
Jun 11th, '08, 19:44
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Cannot play any 1280x720 dramas with any players
Replies: 12
Views: 1848

Interesting how both of you concluded that it is a hardware issue. I don't think it is. All video players perform scaling, else small monitors would never work. Consider how you can show a video in a small window. The size of the monitor is probably irrelevant. I only mentioned it for completeness. ...
by sukida
Jun 11th, '08, 18:28
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Cannot play any 1280x720 dramas with any players
Replies: 12
Views: 1848

I wondered if I should leave that last paragraph out.... :)
by sukida
Jun 11th, '08, 18:11
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Cannot play any 1280x720 dramas with any players
Replies: 12
Views: 1848

Cannot play any 1280x720 dramas with any players

I did read the FAQ. :) For a long time, I have noticed that certain video files truncate the right side or cause video players to crash or fail to play the file. The following media players on linux fail to play any of these files: mplayer, totem, aviplay, codeine, ffplay, gxine, beep-media-player, ...
by sukida
Nov 2nd, '06, 02:57
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nodame Cantabile and also its SP in Europe
Replies: 2133
Views: 580717

aaaaaa

please tell me she gets cleaner!

thanks.
by sukida
Oct 22nd, '06, 02:09
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: japan switching to ENGLISH by 2025
Replies: 62
Views: 13453

more than one person at tokyo toshokan (check out the link on the previous page or so) called it cultural rape, or similar.
by sukida
Oct 19th, '06, 22:37
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Iguana no musume
Replies: 32
Views: 13820

that line perplexed me, but only for a second. i didn't read the manga, but here is my interpretation of the drama. western culture might be making us overlook it somewhat. this is a drama, told *from the perspective of the victim*, about self-esteem. rika was emotionally abused. this is the *centra...
by sukida
Oct 19th, '06, 00:01
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nodame Cantabile and also its SP in Europe
Replies: 2133
Views: 580717

since you are asking for preferences, here are mine. my preference #1: any format that is an open standard. wmv is not. my preference #2: small files. jtv often releases great quality in only 350 MB, and 2 of those fit on a CD. even the recent ainori is a complete episode in 186 MB with nice quality...
by sukida
Apr 9th, '06, 21:54
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: japan switching to ENGLISH by 2025
Replies: 62
Views: 13453

it is gratifying that so many people commented on my little prank and that all of those fooled had a great sense of humor about it. thanks! you surprised *me*. it's fun every time a victim confesses. have *you* confessed yet? :) i also posted to http://jtv-forum.clubbed.org/index.php?showtopic=3431 ...
by sukida
Apr 1st, '06, 10:14
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: japan switching to ENGLISH by 2025
Replies: 62
Views: 13453

japan switching to ENGLISH by 2025

incredible news. all of the major japanese newspapers are actually printing today's edition in both languages. --sukida April 1, 2006 (Tokyo) -- Japan to Speak Mostly English by 2025 In a surprise move, the Japanese government today announced a new date for completing the island nation's long-antici...
by sukida
Dec 21st, '05, 11:16
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: D-Addicts's Ranking for 2005 JDramas (finished, results in)
Replies: 244
Views: 33012

amazingly daddicts logged me in this time. it usually forgets me no matter how many cookies i feed it. so i will vote to encourage it. :)

densha 25
nobuta 25
engine 25
anego 25
by sukida
Dec 16th, '05, 09:01
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Things I noticed from Jdramas.
Replies: 253
Views: 83587

Mobius Man wrote:Gotta say, in Love Revolution, the whole pimping umbrella thing did the trick. Makes me wanna try it sometime...
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by sukida
Jun 16th, '05, 09:41
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: What about RSS feeds?
Replies: 40
Views: 50447

does rss work for forums also?
by sukida
Jun 7th, '05, 23:20
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Need help identifying music or songs from dramas? Ask here!
Replies: 534
Views: 185915

what is the name of the instrumental where the pet in kimi wa petto is practicing dancing near the river and says
"hero nanka dekinai" (i can't be a hero)? it is not in the collection!
by sukida
May 11th, '05, 03:47
Forum: D-Addicts Announcements
Topic: What about RSS feeds?
Replies: 40
Views: 50447

I am impressed at quick implementation.

> Oh yeah since its running off the tracker it won't pick up external tracker torrents.

Would this b jem, say?