[ubuntu-uk] Dad's Computer - for want of a better subject

Barry Titterton barry.titterton at mail.adsl4less.com
Wed Jun 22 18:47:02 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-06-22 at 11:52 +0100, alan c wrote:
> On 22/06/11 09:14, Jon Reynolds wrote:
> >   Either way, I wish my Dad would just let me put Ubuntu on there and
> Do you intend to support his use of non free software when you 
> obviously feel strongly about it?
> If any of my family, or friends want my support for their PCs, it 
> *only* comes if they are using Ubuntu, no way for Windows. Although if 
> they use Windows, that is their choice.
> My own life is too short to spend time supporting something I dislike 
> for many reasons.
> -- 
> alan cocks
> Ubuntu user

I help local Windows users but try to get in a comment like "you
wouldn't have had this problem with Ubuntu". I see it as a form of

There is one women whose machine got borked by a virus, who is now
considering giving Ubuntu a try.

Barry T

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