[ubuntu-uk] ubuntu-uk Digest, Vol 69, Issue 59

Barry Titterton barry.titterton at mail.adsl4less.com
Thu Jan 27 19:43:04 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-01-26 at 21:06 +0000, bodsda at googlemail.com wrote:
> On the subject of crapware, my boss decided to try ubuntu on his new dell latitude laptop running win7, he installed it by himself, and came to me the next day when it was broken. Turns out dell wrote a dock-like application for win7, which they preinstalled and it cripples grub everytime it loads.
> That was the end of his Linux adventure
> Bodsda

Does anyone else find this something of a coincidence after Dell
suddenly stopped shipping Ubuntu pre-loaded? Or have I got carried away
with my conspiracy theories?


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