Ubuntu and derivatives (Re: Ubuntu.com Download Page)

Jordon Bedwell jordon at envygeeks.com
Fri Jan 25 23:26:42 UTC 2013

On Fri, Jan 25, 2013 at 5:24 PM, Allison Randal <allison at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> That was meant to be "*U* for Unity ;)", but the winky got lost when I
> had to manually retrieve/resend the message. (Mailman isn't as smart as
> Launchpad about figuring out messages sent from one of many different
> aliases.)

Fair enough... now it makes more sense! Also yeah I have that problem
sometimes too where I accidentally send from my GMail and Ubuntu is
like "nope, not today bud."

> The fact is, "Ubuntu" is the name of two distinct things: a project
> encompassing many flavors, and one of those flavors. Recognizing which
> one you're talking about at any given moment helps immensely.

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