Package management was being fixed before "the Oracle years". S11 was in progress when Oracle took over Your other comments don't make any sense, so I shall do you a favour and ignore them until you can state them more clearly.
To store encrypted stuff he has no access to, your neighbour has to really trust you, too!
Is it likely that a German user would have got an email written in German, and that a French user would get an email written in French? Therefore, is it likely that a UK English (aka English!) speaking user would get an email written in English, not in American English?
Indeed. "sudo apt-get install vlc" is simple and predictable.
I hugely prefer to work in GNOME, but when forced to use MS Windows, PuTTY is the only thing that makes it bearable!
SunOS is the kernel of the old and current Sun operating system. The Solaris Operating Environment includes the SunOS kernel. Sun Microsystems Inc. SunOS 5.10 Generic January 2005
Don't keep us waiting - what's the interesting story?
Only if they redistribute the binaries. Google take and modify Free Software, but under GPLv2 have no obligation to share their changes
Oh, the irony
> Electronic Arts vinyl-sized game sleeves Since when was vinyl used as a measure of size?
You might want to change "cat >
/etc/hosts" to "cat >> /etc/hosts" :-)
The cited use of i.e. seems perfectly reasonable. When i.e. and e.g. are so often used incorrectly, nobody recognises the correct usage any longer!
And corporate users, who have a WinXP desktop with IE6. I'm working on a customer site at the moment, where IE6 is the only permitted browser, the web proxy blocks sites which may install other browsers, so the only way to access many websites is to use my laptop with a 3G dongle to get direct access to the internet. Somehow, although PortableApps' Firefox worked once (loaded by USB stick, as the website was barred), it, too, is now somehow blocked. When browsing, I'm not too bothered about IE6's lack of compliance, but the lack of tabbed browsing means that it's impossible to organise a few sets of web pages together into a coherent set. (What *did* we do before tabbed browsing?!!)