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Old 01-25-2006, 11:38 PM   #16
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Eh ? Nothing to do with race , political views or colour
You have a tendancy to read in meanings that areīnt there.

I have no wish to continue any further than to get something clear with you.
That is that you jumped in and chastised me for criticising the distro .

You did not add to the thread with anything useable to fix the problem and still havīnt guru ?

As it has turned out after the fix the problem is with the distro , specifically the programming setting up the upgrade from Mandeiva 2005.
Doing a clean install puts the menuse where they were with a slight change to sub-menu and creates no problem.

Now Guru perhaps you might try to answer the post rather than hawking your problems . My statement is the little Kitchen Kaffir I can remember from 40 years ago and looking at your North England / Zimbabwe location I would have assumed you were white and might have recognised it. You might get it translated if you canīt understand it Bloody Englandīs gone to the pack.
 
Old 01-26-2006, 03:30 AM   #17
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For your information, I wasn't taking cheap shots at you or meant to cause you any offence in my first post and it seems like this is what you thought judging by your responses. I am also glad you resloved your problem and you Linux installation works fine now. You are free to comment on my Linux abilities or lack off and I would greatly respect your personal opinion even if I didn't agree with it.

What I will not stand for, is cheap shots about my race and where I come from because its got nothing to do with my Linux/Unix abilities. Do you even know what the word Kaffir means? I am sure you do, but if not, I will spell it out to you, its an insulting word to refer to a black person, so forgive me if I didn't find your post amusing. Even if you thought I was white, you were still insulting me and this is unacceptable because I did not insult you or use deragatory language in my posts. Anyway from what you've mentioned in the last paragraph of your last post, it seems like I had reached the right conclusion about you. The world is multi-cultural and multi-racial so whether you like it or not, you are going to have to accept it and live with it because there is nothing you can do about it.

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Old 01-26-2006, 07:58 AM   #18
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To both of you: rather than argue about this on the live forum, you could have just reported it to a moderator. It has now gone beyond the point where this thread is retrievable.

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