derek at pointerstop.ca
Mon Mar 23 12:54:28 UTC 2009
CLIFFORD ILKAY wrote:
> Karl F. Larsen wrote:
>> My advice is to take the Laptop back to where you bought it and get
>> all your money back. It's clear Dell has no idea how to fix the WiFi and
>> that is criminal! If they sell it as having WiFi you can take them to
> Why recommend a "shoot first and ask questions later" strategy first?
> It's needlessly antagonistic and certainly does nothing to advance the
> cause of Linux at Dell.
Because Dell is criminally irresponsible about support.
> Never attribute to malice that which you can attribute to mere
> incompetence. I don't think it's a deliberate policy at Dell to not
> support the Ubuntu they bundle with some of their machines.
I KNOW it's deliberate policy at Dell to simply not support the machines
they sell - with Ubuntu or Windows.
> There is no way that
> Dell would have bundled Ubuntu with anything if they couldn't support it.
LOL. I might as well just quit for the day, because I won't be reading
anything that funny again. Dell's policy is to offer to support
practically anything, charge you for it, and then ignore you when you try
to hold them to it.
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