[ubuntu-uk] Smile - the message is getting through!

alan c aeclist at candt.waitrose.com
Mon Jan 8 21:03:28 GMT 2007

I am delighted to copy here, with only the names edited to protect the 
innocent, an email I was forwarded just now:

From: John xxx
Sent: 07 January 2007 23:3x
To: Mike xxx
Subject: Open Source

Recently I was given a Gateway PC without any software.  I couldn't 
find any
Windows drivers for the integrated hardware.

I would have binned it but remembered the CDs I got from Alan at the Fair.

Ubuntu Live booted from the CD and soon had all the hardware working 
the slightest comment.

I am impressed.  I hope I will learn enough so that I can completely 

Cheers, John

note - John xxx had also attended a talk on Open Source and Ubuntu I 
gave recently at a computer club.


alan cocks
Kubuntu user#10391

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