Internet-Teenagers and what Ubuntu can do.

Brian Curtis briancurtis.wx at
Wed Jan 28 18:15:47 UTC 2009

Parents rely too much on other parties to protect their kids, when they can
do it themselves by checking logs and histories.  If you really want to know
what your kids are doing on the internet.  Check out the history provided by
firefox (the default browser in Ubuntu).  If you want to know what your kids
are doing on your computer, check out the logs provided in /var/log.


Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
--Wernher Von Braun
"The second law of thermodynamics: If you think things are in a mess now,

On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 1:07 PM, Mackenzie Morgan <macoafi at> wrote:

> On Wed, 2009-01-28 at 16:56 +0000, Scott James Remnant wrote:
> > On Wed, 2009-01-28 at 10:07 +0000, Andrew Sayers wrote:
> >
> > > It seems to me that putting computers in shared spaces (e.g. the family
> > > living room) encourages users to police themselves, as well as letting
> > > everyone spend more time together.
> > >
> > And when you go out, your child will still head straight onto the
> > Internet to look at porn - just like you did.
> And then there's the possibility of simply raising good children who
> don't think of others as existing only to be ogled  and show respect
> instead.
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