OT: Cannot log into bank account

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Wed Sep 16 10:16:38 UTC 2015



On 16/09/15 10:58, silver.bullet at zoho.com wrote:
> On Wed, 16 Sep 2015 10:38:55 +0100, Colin Law wrote:
>> On 16 September 2015 at 10:21,  <silver.bullet at zoho.com> wrote:
>>> On Wed, 16 Sep 2015 09:34:46 +0200, Nils Kassube wrote:
>>>> Furthermore you could check if you have the same addons installed on
>>>> both systems.
>>>
>>> Mint is as much an Ubuntu flavour, as Microsoft Windows is an Ubuntu
>>> flavour [1].
>>
>> Mint is obviously much more closely related to Ubuntu that Windows is.
>> The OP did not say it was an Ubuntu flavour.

Mint is based on Ubuntu. Most of the repositories used for it are the
Ubuntu ones. So yes, definitely an Ubuntu Flavour.

>>> Why do people who chose freakish distros often ask for help in Ubuntu
>>> and Debian mailing lists?

In what way is Linux Mint a 'freakish distro'? According to
distrowatch.com, it's been the most popular distro for the last 12
months! Ubuntu is at number 3!

And given it is based on Ubuntu, why not ask for help on an Ubuntu
mailing list? Seems quite legitimate to me.

Regards,
Tony.
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