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From "Antonio Gallardo" <>
Subject Re: [OT] Mac Laptops
Date Mon, 08 Dec 2003 15:50:13 GMT
Stefano Mazzocchi dijo:
> On 7 Dec 2003, at 19:00, Antonio Gallardo wrote:
>> I still have present the Stefano projection in 8 or more hours for
>> converting to DIVx a 45 mins long conferences of GT2003. This is not
>> the
>> case on my Intel crap. I did a similar work with a 90 minuts video
>> with an
>> old AMD crap and it was a matter of 2 hours. Maybe the cheap RAM of my
>> AMD
>> crap allow doit faster. Saving me 3 hours of the 8.77 hours I waste
>> restarting Linux. So I can not care about the 2 minuts of the Linux
>> start.
> Antonio, cut the crap.


> I *had* an intel machine for all my life. It a fancy Sony VAIO and when
> it came out it rocked. But now I will not go back not even if you gave
> me an intel machine for free, I sware to god.
> As for the math above, I was forced to use stinking DivX just because
> you people wouldn't be able to support a serious video coded without
> having quicktime installed. And with quicktime, I could have encoded
> the thing in a breeze.
> If the DivX plugin is piece of shit on mach-o, that's not apple's
> fault. Besides the 8 hours included the firewire importing, the video
> cutting, preprocessing and postprocessing.
> On linux, you wouldn't even know where to start to do those things.

Wrong. I did it in Linux. ;-D
>> Stefano would save time and money with an Intel crap with more RAM.
> Stefano knows what's good for him better than you do, dude.
> I don't tell you what to run, I'm just stating my opinions and fighting
> against misinformation about people bitching about something because
> they don't know how to use it.
> But at the end, choose whatever make you happy and I'm happy. I don't
> give a shit if Apple sells another machine or not.

Hard words. Amen!

Best Regards,

Antonio Gallardo

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