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john levin john at technolalia.org
Wed Jun 22 23:15:06 UTC 2005

Iosif Chatzimichail wrote:
> Are these the kind of users you want to be running Linux?

Yes. Everyone should have the opportunity and support to run ubuntu,
even if they know nothing about computers, or only know windows. (For
one thing, it means they don't run zombied machines pouring out spam and
virii, making the net healthier for all.)

> Sorry for getting a bit off subject here but people that will think
> "OMG!! What are these lines before Ubuntu boots? There must be some kind
> of error!" do not have a chance to get used to Linux anyway.

Well, the problem is that you do get errors - raid, time server if not
networked, etc.
That, I think, is the fundamental question. Those errors are not
important, but are frightening.


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