[Maverick] Installer

Basil Chupin blchupin at iinet.net.au
Fri Oct 1 09:29:16 UTC 2010

On 01/10/2010 14:37, Vaibhav Dalvi wrote:

To begin with, why don't you quote only what is necessary in any of your 
responses and not quote the whole lot of unnecessary and irrelevant 
material - like the signature lines, for example.

> On Fri, Oct 1, 2010 at 9:55 AM, Basil Chupin <blchupin at iinet.net.au 
> <mailto:blchupin at iinet.net.au>> wrote:
>     On 01/10/2010 13:14, NoOp wrote:
>     <SNIP>
>     Pretty obvious that none of the devs have wifi installed on their
>     computers to be able to test this........

> Or is it that they don't have computers to test the OS? [Perhaps they 
> develop ubuntu on a la A-pal EYE-Pad.]
> Or one blind guy writes some code, another mute tests it and the users 
> are all asylum mates to use it...
> <Its morning laugh guys...>

Sorry, it's late evening here....

> BTW That wifi problem might be related some acpi parameters... I'd a 
> hell of a time trying to get my acer emahines e-727 to behave with lcd 
> brightness control, and now since I've lcd brightness working, the 
> wifi button on the laptop has stopped functioning. If I want to 
> shutdown wifi, I need to right click on nm-applet and uncheck[don't 
> know why but instead of uncheck, DECHECK came to my mind here!] 
> "Enable wireless". Thankfully I'm not bothered much by needing turn 
> on/off wifi since there's no wifi network nearby to me.

Ummm, if you had been reading this forum, you would have noted that the 
devs use laptops - no desktops in sight.

> This is all on Lucid though. I'm waiting for final release of maverick.

Look forward all you want.....the problem NoOp mentioned, and which I 
responded to, was all to do with Maverick. Repeat: *Maverick*. That is, 
Ubuntu 10.10 which was made available today as Ubuntu 10.10 Release 
Candidate, before 10.10's final release on 10 October.

Are you with me, Tree Person? :-) .



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