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From: Roger Nelson
To: Paul Quinn
Date: 2019-04-11 06:16:32
Subject: Re: NASA News - RETRACTION

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PQ> Hi! Roger,
 
PQ> On 10 Apr 19 19:49, you wrote to me:
 
PQ> Same, same.  For the present I've opted for bookmarking a site that
PQ> (sounds like it's...) similar to their original (pre-2007?) webforum, in
PQ> the closing announcement comments.
 
But they still track you via cookies.
 
PQ> I wouldn't have.  For a recommendation I would nominate either of two
PQ> Ubuntu-based iterations from April last year (their 18.04 LTS releases).
PQ> I'm running both at present: with 'Xubuntu' desktops on both PCs here,
PQ> with one of them running a 'Lubuntu' VM in VirtualBox... which may
PQ> replace the Fidonet *function* on this PC.
 
If my eyesight doesn't worsen, I may give it another go, but there will be
hoops to jump through because of D'Bridge.
 
PQ> Both distro versions are "reviewed" by a bloke named
'DistroTube' on YT PQ>
 who goes through the installation procedure on each and has some fun with
PQ> installed software.  Both are about 20 minutes runtime, and are
PQ> entertaining as well as informative.  (Four stars out of five, each.)
 
I wouldn't mind watching a video of that.
 
 
Regards,
 
Roger

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