Programming language for children

Tony Baldwin photodharma at
Wed Jun 17 12:55:51 UTC 2009

Al Black wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-06-16 at 23:40 -0400, Steve Reilly wrote:
>> Tony Baldwin wrote:
>>> Within a few months of owning said machine, I was running Red Hat on it, 
>>> and haven't looked back since.
>>> :)
>>> tony
>> lol, same here, RH9, i think it took me a week to DL the iso dialup. i
>> got so damn frustrated with that piece of ....  made it through to FC3
>> or 4 maybe and dumped it, 
> For all its worth, the last couple Ubuntu releases remind me of Redhat
> 4.1/4.2 at its time.  They just work.  

Everything but my Logitech Quickcam Chat.
Can't get it to work in Ubuntu or Debian (yes, did all the modprobing,
googling, goat sacrifices, rain dances, etc.. etc.) which worked 
plug-n-play on PCLinuxOS.
(Everything else works better, though).


Those releases stayed on my
> machine for quite a while after trying several of the upgrades,
> different versions of Linux etc.  
> al

free/open source software
tcl yer os with a feather...

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