******Linux and hotmail..spread the word******** < inmiserysshadow > 11/21 15:31:42
Yes, of course microsoft will deny it, they have cut off linux users from using their hotmail accounts. Of course one would ask..why would you even have a hotmail account if you are a linux junkie? Simple. I had my hotmail account for 12 years now, well before I ever learned enough about linux to switch fully. Accounts I dont even remember having online are linked to that email..houndreds of them..and it is just well ingrained into my online presence. And how about all of the microsoft zombies we sit here and try to convert every day? guess who they use for email? (outlook ,etc...)
Well, of course those microshit assholes can only do so much. The Good news is, AT THIS POINT, WE CAN GET PASSED WHAT THEY'VE DONE. A simple user agent spoof is all that is needed, and it is done quite simply
open firefox and in the url bar type "about
without the quotes of course...
Agree to the disclaimer and you will see a page of configuration options. ONLY edit the following:
CHANGE the value of this to - Windows
CHANGE the value of this to - Windows NT 6.0
Change the value of this to - rv:1.9b5
Voila! Full access is restored! Now join in with me on my big F-U to Microshit by getting on all of the forums and pages you are a member of and passing this along!!!!!!!!!!!
This fix was tested using the latest firefox on ubuntu 8.10