Joke, I think

Jay Daniels tux at
Wed Sep 2 21:49:21 UTC 2009

On Wed, 2009-09-02 at 09:18 -0500, J Bickhard wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 9:08 AM, Karl F. Larsen<klarsen1 at> wrote:
> > Thank u,
> > I m running 9.04 ubuntu version.i dont have CD or the fast internet
> > cafe where i can download u buntu.I click ctrl + alt + f1 but i think
> > keyboard also nt working coz terminal not comes.
> >
> > -- Sent from Gmail for mobile | ASHWIN JANGAM
> >
> >        All this smells like a joke. He is running Ubuntu 9.04, he has no CD or
> > DVD, and dialup Internet, but all his mail is from
> > which may exist, but have not checked.
> >
> >        His English sounds contrived to be from a non-english speaker. And
> > finally why talk about a broken keyboard 30 times?
> >
> > 73 Karl
> I think it is a non-english speaker. The idea that he is a troll has
> been sent out before. And he has a cd drive, it's just not recognised
> or something like that. exists, I love it. It's just
> GMail specially tailored to work on your cellphone. This guy needs to
> try an external keyboard if the built-in one doesn't work.

Not being able to switch virtual terminals was an old bug.  I don't know
what he's done to his system, but I would suggest he go back to cafe and
update it first.


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