New on kubuntu

Lindsay Mathieson lindsay.mathieson at
Tue Jul 14 04:42:10 UTC 2009

On Mon, 13 Jul 2009 22:28:56 -0500, Billie Erin Walsh <bilwalsh at>

> Well, your right about never having "worked" at a help desk. However, I 
> have talked many people through much more difficult computer tasks that 
> how to install packages in Synaptic over the telephone. If your using 
> the same software and doing it click for click right with them they can 
> usually get it pretty quick. 

But when you're talking via a time delayed medium such as email or forums
its much easier to give command line instructions.

> Treat all stressful situations like a dog does.
> If you can't eat it or play with it, 
> just pee on it and walk away

I so love this, however my keyboard would get pretty stinky.

Lindsay Mathieson

More information about the kubuntu-users mailing list