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Ubuntu Linux Is Dead, Long Live Ubuntu Linux

Dec 07, 2007, 02:30 (2 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to The VAR Guy for this link. ]

"The VAR Guy received a rude greeting when he returned home from a business trip last night. His Ubuntu PC from Dell was dead. Fried. Done. Well, not entirely. But things were bad. The PC was displaying a bunch of errors and never fully booted up. But this sad story has a happy ending for The VAR Guy and Ubuntu.

"The problems started after a nasty wind and rain storm on Long Island Monday night. Apparently, the storm knocked out power to The VAR Guy's home--a sprawling mansion on Long Island's famed Gold Coast, or so he likes to imagine. The power problems apparently caused the Ubuntu PC to partially boot up and power down multiple times that evening..."

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