New heat grease, no help

Leonard Chatagnier lenc5570 at
Wed Mar 4 05:53:46 UTC 2009

> >
> I'm a liar _and_ a cheat! Sorry, just trolling through!
> If anyone will take the advice of a mailing list post to
> remove a fan
> and spread grease on the cooling fins, then he should not
> have been
> opening the case to begin with. I'm serious. Darwin
> would agree.
> And if you are hiding from Windows in Ubuntu, and some bad
> advice will
> have you running back, then please do run. Ubuntu is a fine
> operating
> system on it's own merits, it does not have to be a
> sanctuary for teh
> h8z M$ kidz. Ubuntu's success need not be measured by
> how many Windows
> converts is attracts, no more than does Ubuntu's
> failure need to be
> measured by how many people leave Ubuntu for Windows. Even
> Mark
> Shuttleworth, who filed a bug against Ubuntu about
> Windows' dominant
> market share, advises against converting people to Ubuntu.
> Have a good night, all, and don't forget: sticky air is
> what makes a
> computer run hot so get that air flowing by greasing the
> cooling fins.
> If the arctic silver grease isn't slippery enough, then
> try spraying
> some WD-40 on the processor, motherboard, and hard drives
> as well. You
> can always wash it away with water if it doesn't work.
This is totally uncalled for, Dotan and Cybr, and not appropriate for list mail.
I too read Karl's post and did not take any offense at what he said.  If anyone should leave the list I think it should be you two.
Leonard Chatagnier
lenc5570 at

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