Non Ubuntu question

Amedee Van Gasse amedee-ubuntu at amedee.be
Sun Feb 28 00:32:38 UTC 2010


On 27-02-10 23:04, sdavmor wrote:
> Amedee Van Gasse wrote:
>> On 27-02-10 01:47, Rajiv Vyas wrote:
>>> I usually don't go on Facebook, but when I tried it this evening, I
>>> get directed to a strange Website. I am sure I am typing the URL
>>> correctly and I also tried it using three different browsers. Any idea
>>> what's going on?
>>>
>>> The problem started about two weeks ago on my Windows boot and has
>>> continued on and off.
>>>
>>> I have scanned for trojans/viruses using one of Microsoft's free
>>> software. Tried www.facebook.com rather than facebook.com. And also
>>> tried Googling for facebook.com and then proceed from there.
>>>
>>> And in Firefox, I also installed "ad block plus" addon.
>>>
>>>
>> Your computer is infected with a virus called Windows.
>> Format your hard disk to remove the virus, and install Ubuntu or any
>> other Linux. As a side effect, you will contribute to fixing Ubuntu bug
>> n° 1.
>>
>> I'm sorry but when you dump your Windows problems on a Linux mailing
>> list, you are provoking this kind of reactions.
>
> Cruel.  But very funny.

Not cruel. Honest.

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Learn a man to fish and he will never be hungry again.




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