OT: Cannot log into bank account
woyciesjes at sbcglobal.net
Wed Sep 16 13:50:28 UTC 2015
Geez, will someone shutdown silver.bullet at zoho.com &
compdoc at hotrodpc.com already? While they may be smart & knowledgeable
about Ubuntu; they are assholes to those they don't agree with.
'On 09/16/2015 08:26 AM, silver.bullet at zoho.com wrote:
> On Wed, 16 Sep 2015 14:06:18 +0200, Oliver Grawert wrote:
>> you seem to completely discredit this ...
> No, I do not. Indeed, I don't care about Mint, but I don't discredit
> it. What I call "freakish" (since English isn't my native language it
> might be the wrong term) is, that it's a distro that coquettes of being
> an Ubuntu flavour and that seemingly doesn't provide the needed support
> channels, the Mint users expect. Sure, there are no claims of being an
> Ubuntu flavour, but a lot of users think it's like that. The problem
> IMO is, that a lot of users chose it, because they like a flashy DE and
> they expect the OOTB reliability of an Ubuntu flavour.
> To explain that Mint is missing support channels or an experienced user
> base on channels that might be provided, I don't know exactly what is
> missing, but seemingly there is no good support ... long
> sentence ;) ... to explain that support on an Ubuntu list is
> less good, since Ubuntu has less to do with Mint, is not the same as
> "discrediting" Mint.
> It's discredit to claim that I discredit Mint or a Mint user.
> I explained my intention and I explained that my English likely is
> broken. We could discuss in German ;).
> Again, I don't care about Mint, I just explained that Mint isn't an
> Ubuntu flavour and that is simply the truth. And it's an important
> truth, since supporting Mint on an Ubuntu mailing list easily could
> confuse both, inexperienced Mint and Ubuntu users.
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