Technical support, not general discussions (Was: basic)
iodine at runbox.no
Wed Feb 3 14:27:41 UTC 2010
Hrishikesh Murali wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 3, 2010 at 7:29 PM, Odd <iodine at runbox.no
> <mailto:iodine at runbox.no>> wrote:
> Geeeze, people. No wonder people are turned away from Linux,with the
> kind of 'help' they get here. How about some courtesy and flexibility
> for newcomers? I've seen lots of others asking for this kind of help in
> the past, without getting this kind of dismissal. Thanks, Amedee, you're
> a real 'champ'. :-(
> I don't think Amedee was 'absolutely' wrong in posting this, as a matter
> of fact this is a Ubuntu technical support list.
He was not 'absolutely' wrong, but I still think he should be less
rigid and try to have a heart.
> But at the same time, I don't think 'q0k''s questions were all that
> 'wrong' to ask in this mailing list. So lets all clear this up, I am
> guessing 'q0k' has got enough points to start on.
Either that, or he's back to Windows, due to the poor reception here.
But Amedee is just one man, and I really think q0k should ignore
him. Put him in your twit-filter along with Karl.
> Please do come back if you have any other queries :) We'll be glad to
> help. If you feel there is more to discuss on 'Why Ubuntu', it would be
> good if you posted it on sounder at lists.ubuntu.com
> <mailto:sounder at lists.ubuntu.com> (For the sake of following the rules
> of this mailing list) or post it offline as some people are not very
> comfortable with discussions like this here.
And some people are a**ho*es.
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