Canonical (does not) begin tracking Ubuntu Installations
ubuntu at paul.sladen.org
Sat Aug 14 11:45:21 BST 2010
On Fri, 13 Aug 2010, Fred A. Miller wrote:
> On 08/13/2010 07:58 AM, Paul Sladen wrote:
> > If an OEM is _determined_ to do something potentially undesirable
> That's NOT the point. I'd rather it wasn't done at all.
a. Don't buy a pre-installed machine from a vendor who has decided to ship
the 'canonical-census' package---and make it known that you took your
money elsewhere _because_ of that OEM's decision.
b. Buy the pre-installed machine and 'sudo apt-get remove canonical-census'
---and make it known to the vendor that you were forced to remove their
pre-installed choice of packages because they were sub-optimal.
You'll only likely to make a difference if you ultimately _tell_ the
Why do one side of a triangle when you can do all three. Somewhere, GB.
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