bilwalsh at swbell.net
Thu Jul 15 12:36:56 UTC 2010
On 07/12/2010 06:04 PM, Nathan Bahn wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 12, 2010 at 4:10 PM, Angus MacGyver
> <macgyver at calibre-solutions.co.uk
> <mailto:macgyver at calibre-solutions.co.uk>> wrote:
> I've probably heard them all - and more, my mother is by far the best
> example (in the technology arena) of the developer's mantra of
> universe will make better idiots"
> It might help if she actually read her notes she makes on "Post-It"'s
> mind, but that is just one frustrating, but nonetheless, endearing
> of what make my mother who she is.
> I'm curious as to exactly HOW you persuaded your mother to upgrade to
> Linux. The reason I ask is that I have a */whole /SLEW* of people
> using my router to browse (from Windows OSs, naturally) the web and
> I'm finding it quite difficult to get them to do their browsing from a
> non-administrative account. Any suggestions on how to sell Linux
> would be greatly appreciated.
Set them up as dual user, admin and user, and don't give them the admin
"A good moral character is the first essential in a man." George Washington
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