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colinmcc at direct.ca colinmcc at direct.ca
Mon Oct 29 02:05:58 UTC 2012


Let Me Google That For You ;-)



>what does Imgtfy mean anyway?
>
> On Sun, Oct 28, 2012 at 8:13 PM, Eric <1ballistic1 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> [Begin Rant]
>> Oy, really though.  Not sure what rock you've been hiding under, but
>> lmgtfy tends to be considered offensive. Read past posts before sending
>> stuff like that out.
>>
>> As I remember it, Raymond didn't exactly start with a high level of
>> Linux
>> knowledge - and I'm sure most, if not all of us were there at some
>> point.
>> I feel I have to commend Raymond on how much research he does normally
>> do
>> to resolve issues himself.
>>
>> There are already a few lines that express this, and a holiday dedicated
>> to it: "How quickly we forget" and "We remember" both demonstrate the
>> same
>> sentiment.
>>
>> I've worked in various support roles long enough to understand that some
>> people just don't understand computers, same as some people just don't
>> understand cars, bookkeeping, home repairs, cooking, etc.  You name it,
>> there's someone out there doesn't get it, just the same as there's
>> something out there that doesn't make any sense to you.
>>
>> At the very least, you could have posted something a little more useful
>> as
>> far as resolving the issue.
>> [End Rant]
>>
>> Didn't we have a discussion about this being implemented a while back,
>> that there was a way to shut off the personalized search idea?
>>
>> I haven't been able to run anything newer than 10.10 (NVidia card
>> issues),
>> so I haven't been able to play with that either, but I'd imagine it's in
>> the settings somewhere?
>>
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Oct 28, 2012 at 8:34 PM, Michael Stathers
>> <m_stathers at hotmail.com>wrote:
>>
>>>  This is a very common question.
>>>
>>> http://lmgtfy.com/?q=how+to+turn+off+amazon+search+in+ubuntu+12.10
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> ------------------------------
>>> Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2012 08:06:25 -0400
>>> Subject: AMAZON
>>> From: raymondh40 at gmail.com
>>> To: ubuntu-ca at lists.ubuntu.com
>>>
>>>
>>> Hello everyone, What's happening to Ubuntu ? I have been trying to dump
>>> amazon from 12.10 and even through the software center I can't ! It
>>> won't
>>> acknowledge my autentification password ! Have we lost control of our
>>> computers ? or is this just a problem that I have ?  Thank you for any
>>> info.
>>>
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