Evanescent Thoughts

Evanescent Thoughts

Registration closed!!!!

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This is ma sad story of how i missed my first attempt at topcoder this morning….. I thought i got to start topcoding (chumma thought of starting it… must have started ages ago when i started SPOJ) and was prepared for The SRM 391….So i tried my very best to get up at 7 in the morning(after finfishing 3 linux installations in my hostel the previous night…. 🙂 ) I got up saw tht time was 7.00 already… didnt even brush.. and got on straight to “The I Lab” .. I think this is where my sad part starts… i chose a comp next to akhil and sat down to log in(hold on ilab is the internet lab of NITT and its “very fast!!!”… i gave the machine my user name and xxxxx as my password…. and then waited for two mins…. it said “loading your personal setings.”… i had sme patience (i am not tht patient either)so i waited for another two mins… and this thing kept on saying “loading my personal settings” …. (i thought tht the comp had taken a break!!! but why me:-( )…. so i kept waiting and waiting and tilll it loaded… and then went to topcoder site eagerly and pressed the register tab in the applet.. only to see tht the ****ing registration was over minutes ago…. Actually a bad start if u consider topcoding… so friends …. never trust a comp in i lab…. They have all these 1 gb ram stuff and things.. bt our NITT network server is so fast tht it brings down the comp speed to its own “high speed”…

P.S Please leave your condolenses below…


Written by Sathya Narayanan

February 27, 2008 at 7:59 am

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  1. dude,
    better luck next time…


    February 27, 2008 at 10:24 am

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