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Old 05-05-2008, 01:36 AM
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Default Gobuntu-devel Digest, Vol 10, Issue 6

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> 1. Re: Gobunbtu 8.04? (Dave Crossland)
> 2. Re: Gobunbtu 8.04? (Jean-Luc Maillot)
> 3. Re: Volunteering (Dave Crossland)
> 4. Re: Gobunbtu 8.04? (Dave Crossland)
> 5. Re: Gobunbtu 8.04? (Jean-Luc Maillot)
> 6. Re: Gobunbtu 8.04? (Dave Crossland)
> 7. Re: Gobunbtu 8.04? (Jean-Luc Maillot)
> 8. Re: Volunteering (Carsten Agger)
> 9. Re: Volunteering (Karl Goetz)
> 10. Non-free images revisited - non-free Python
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> Message: 1
> Date: Sun, 4 May 2008 16:36:36 +0100
> From: "Dave Crossland" <dave@lab6.com>
> Subject: Re: Gobunbtu 8.04?
> To: "Jean-Luc Maillot" <jean-luc.maillot@orange.fr>
> Cc: gobuntu-devel@lists.ubuntu.com
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> 2008/5/4 Jean-Luc Maillot
> <jean-luc.maillot@orange.fr>:
> >
> > I thought I can run the new gnewsense. But it
> seems I can't.
>
> The goal of gNewSense is to not use any proprietary
> software, which
> means that many hardware devices will not work. The
> point of Gobuntu
> is the same, although it never reached that goal as
> far as I know.
>
> If you post the exact error message you have with
> booting to the
> gNewSense list, perhaps that community can help you
> :-)
>
> --
> Regards,
> Dave
>
>
>
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> Message: 2
> Date: Sun, 04 May 2008 11:47:34 -0400
> From: Jean-Luc Maillot <jean-luc.maillot@orange.fr>
> Subject: Re: Gobunbtu 8.04?
> To: gobuntu-devel@lists.ubuntu.com
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> It's not important my laptop won't boot with
> gnewsense livecd (It
> doesn't load the kernel) because my laptop is amd64
> and I prefer to run
> amd64 distribution.
> It's the network probleme with my desktop that
> caused me to stop trying
> gnewsense.
> Thank's
> Jean-Luc
> Le dimanche 04 mai 2008 ? 16:36 +0100, Dave
> Crossland a ?crit :
>
> > 2008/5/4 Jean-Luc Maillot
> <jean-luc.maillot@orange.fr>:
> > >
> > > I thought I can run the new gnewsense. But it
> seems I can't.
> >
> > The goal of gNewSense is to not use any
> proprietary software, which
> > means that many hardware devices will not work.
> The point of Gobuntu
> > is the same, although it never reached that goal
> as far as I know.
> >
> > If you post the exact error message you have with
> booting to the
> > gNewSense list, perhaps that community can help
> you :-)
> >
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> Message: 3
> Date: Sun, 4 May 2008 16:52:59 +0100
> From: "Dave Crossland" <dave@lab6.com>
> Subject: Re: Volunteering
> To: "Toni Ruottu" <toni.ruottu@iki.fi>
> Cc: gobuntu-devel <gobuntu-devel@lists.ubuntu.com>
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> 2008/5/4 Toni Ruottu <toni.ruottu@iki.fi>:
> > I wrote earlier:
> >> > It seems quite clear that this is one of the
> use cases that Gobuntu
> >> > should handle. I suppose the non-Gobuntu Ubuntu
> folks would be happy to
> >> > see such tools too. This seems also something
> that gNewSense folks
> >> > wouldn't care about as they would rather kick
> out the users who were to
> >> > run a piece of non-free software.
> >
> > I owe an apology to gNewSense community. I assume
> that a tool like vrms
> > (provided that it worked) would not suit gNewSense
> very well, as I
> > suspect gNewSense folks would see it as a way of
> stating that it is ok
> > to run non-free software as long as you are aware
> of it. Anything going
> > further than this claim was unnecessary
> exaggeration. I'm sorry about
> > that.
>
> I use gNewSense on one computer, Fedora on two
> others (one being an
> OLPC XO) and Debian on a 3rd, all with no additional
> non-free software
> but without removing the bits that ship with those
> distros, and own a
> Nokia mobile phone.
>
> I am on a journey towards having no proprietary
> software, and until
> last month, RMS himself was on that journey and had
> not yet arrived;
> he used a laptop with a proprietary BIOS, but now
> uses an XO with the
> proprietary wifi software deleted.
>
> Saying "its okay to run non-free software as long as
> you are aware of
> it" is better than "its okay to run non-free
> software and not be aware
> of it" - but doesn't go far enough.
>
> I say, its not okay to run non-free software, but if
> you do, please be
> aware of it and take steps to stop using it as fast
> as you can -
> that's what I am doing.
>
> A reimplemention of VRMS that works with the major
> families of
> contemporary GNU/Linux distributions (Fedora and
> Debian derived ones)
> would help enourmously with being aware of how much
> proprietary
> software one runs.
>
> I sincerely hope you will develop such a program,
> because I think it
> is sorely needed :-)
>
> --
> Regards,
> Dave
>
>
>
> I CANT RUN UBUNTU7.10 IN MY AMD ATHLON X2 SYSTEM,
SOME BUG ERROR 0.476000 THIS IS THE ERROR
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