“The Linux Experience” at Dell, A Tale of Woe and Wow

“This is my tale of purchasing a computer from Dell, with Ubuntu
7.04 preloaded on it. It’s got a bit of everything. It’s got
farewells, happy meetings, struggles against evil and
clueslessness, mild defeats, mild triumphs, and concern for the

“It has become time to upgrade my trusty black behemoth. Looking
at my various options it has become clear that building my own
system is not an option…”

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