Dell Inspiron 1402n and Ubuntu Jaunty Alpha3 errata

David Fraser davidf at sjsoft.com
Fri Feb 6 09:37:11 CST 2009


----- "Fabian Rodriguez" <Fabian.Rodriguez at canonical.com> wrote:

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> David Fraser wrote:
> > ----- "Tom Chiverton" <tom.chiverton at gmail.com> wrote:
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> >> 2009/2/6 Eric Shattow <lucent+code at gmail.com>:
> >>> I'm posting the following information due to uncertainty on how
> to
> >> edit the
> >>> Dell->Ubuntu support wiki.
> >> We can't.
> >> Yes, it sucks.
> > 
> > Ah, for a wiki that stores text in distributed revision control so
> that we could run a fork that they could pull patches from... but
> then, just allowing access would be pretty simple :-)
> > 
> > So is it time to set up an unofficial wiki that at least
> we-on-the-mailing-list-who-want-to-collaborate can use and refer
> people to?
> > Would this help Dell to move forward in letting us edit the real
> wiki?
> 
> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Dell could be a starting point.

Yes, although that's ubuntu focused it's great because it's set up already

> I like what the Thinkpad/Lenovo community did here:
> http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/ThinkWiki
> 
> I don't see any other resource replacing any of Dell's ones as
> official
> sources of information for now ,though (sorry if that sounds
> obvious).

Of course not. But just supplementing it one clear place would be helpful.

In the meantime I've discovered mvs at http://search.cpan.org/~markj/WWW-Mediawiki-Client/bin/mvs which is fun

David



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