Rolling back to Lucid?

Ric Moore wayward4now at
Fri Oct 15 17:53:09 UTC 2010

On Thu, 2010-10-14 at 22:27 -0700, NoOp wrote:
> On 10/14/2010 08:29 PM, Ric Moore wrote:
> > On Thu, 2010-10-14 at 17:20 -0700, NoOp wrote:
> >> On 10/14/2010 04:56 PM, Ric Moore wrote:
> >> > On Thu, 2010-10-14 at 18:34 -0500, Cybe R. Wizard wrote:
> >> >> On Thu, 14 Oct 2010 19:23:36 -0400
> >> >> Moore wrote:
> >> ...
> >> 
> >> And all of this blather has what to do with the OP's issue of rolling
> >> his server back to lucid? Start a new thread, move to sounder, or get a
> >> room...
> > 
> > N00p, why are you being such an !@#$%^&? It has everything to do with
> > the OP's issue. Just maybe those of us ~about~ to make the leap
> > shouldn't, from the problems that he is reporting. It helps when one can
> > make an intelligent choice to a course of action. So, instead of me and
> > others struggling to roll ~back~ to 10.4, picking up the pieces it might
> > be wiser not to upgrade just yet. So, I asked from reading the OP's
> > pain. Got an intelligent response, too. I am grateful. So, at least his
> > pain has some measure of meaning. 
> > 
> > I depend heavily on accelerated nVidia graphics for my project. Plus,
> > I'm to travel to Raleigh next week for 3 days of demo'ing said video
> > project AND Ubuntu to our staff. Struggling with a blown up system
> > doesn't sound like anything good for anyone. I think you owe us an
> > apology. :| Ric
> He's not running a desktop, he's running a *server*. You pop in about
> your new DVD being in the mail & ask "I'm wondering if I should
> hold back for awhile? Everything is swell with 10.4 Is there a major
> benefit to 10.10?"
> You may have gotten responses, but this thread isn't about you is it?
> It's the OP's. He's got a problem, you've offered no suggestions as to
> how to possibly resolve *his* problem. Instead you've brought in *your*
> problem that is entirely unrelated. I suppose next we'll again be
> discussing which trilogy is on order...
> IMO "an !@#$%^&" is one that pops in on another users thread and asks a
> question unrelated to *attempting to resolve/assist* the OP. Ben has a
> fairly serious issue here; his upgrade failed. Perhaps you might have a
> little more consideration and consider that he's in the middle of a
> problem. You on the other hand are still awaiting your DVD... Start a
> new thread.

...and I thought that maybe some good could come from his pain.
Different tact than the one you attribute to me. Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
Linux user# 44256 

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