new to ubuntu; have a few questions

Adriano Varoli Piazza moranar at
Mon Nov 13 07:17:35 UTC 2006

On 11/13/06, Dwain Alford <dwain.alford at> wrote:
> thanks to all for your comments, suggestions and other help.  i finally
> resolved the issues and i'm up and running.  i think i had a bios root kit
> and that's the problem. i hated doing what i had to do, but i
> <mumbles>reloaded windows</mumbles>.
> there will be another day for linux on a new machine and a better
> understanding what i need to do initially.
> later,
> dwain

How would Ubuntu be responsible for a  BIOS rootkit and how Windows
would solve the problem are both topics beyond me, but I doubt Dwain
is still reading this, so whatever...

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