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Windows 7: Woman Blames Dell, Ubuntu for Missing Two Semesters of College

15 Jan 2009   #1
Airbot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 
Woman Blames Dell, Ubuntu for Missing Two Semesters of College

This one's for you johngalt.







The story concerns a Wisconsin woman who ordered a laptop from Dell with the hopes of enrolling in online classes at a local technical college. Only she ordered a laptop that came with the Ubuntu Linux operating system by mistake.

Woman Blames Dell, Ubuntu for Missing Two Semesters of College - Industry News - Overclockers Club
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15 Jan 2009   #2
mansrm81

Windows 7 Ultimate x64/ Windows Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Take it Dell didn't ask her what she wanted.
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16 Jan 2009   #3
smarteyeball

 
 

I take it she didn't look

Classes were probably for basic computing
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16 Jan 2009   #4
echrada

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I think it was English.
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16 Jan 2009   #5
darkassain

Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)
 
 

my answer to that is:

7!! FTW (but then again....)
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16 Jan 2009   #6
Gary

Win 10 Pro 64
 
 

No one wants to accept responsibility for their own actions anymore. It is always someone else' s fault.
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16 Jan 2009   #7
Barman58

Windows 8.1 Pro x64 x2 + Windows 10, Ubuntu
 
 

Hi Gary,

I know what you mean, whats wrong with taking responsability for your own actions?

Personally, I blame television
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16 Jan 2009   #8
smarteyeball

 
 

Welcome back mate
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16 Jan 2009   #9
Barman58

Windows 8.1 Pro x64 x2 + Windows 10, Ubuntu
 
 

Hi Smarty,

I'm not really back yet but do have limited access from a public access point for a short time each day so will contribute when i can. Basically untill I get my own link back I'll just be a ghost in the machine
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16 Jan 2009   #10
smarteyeball

 
 

Haunting us hey? Fingers crossed it wont be too long for you
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