Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: Jean-Marc Beaune <jm.beaune@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] 8 days now!!
Date: Sat, 03 Feb 2007 21:51:43
Message-Id: 8349216a0702031348v2b537205r859ac28b8da56e52@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop] 8 days now!! by Sean Quinlan
I bet he's french...

On 2/3/07, Sean Quinlan <smq@××××××.uk> wrote:
> > --- lists <lists@×××××.net> (2007-02-03 21:30): > > I have been using Gentoo for 3 years and I have been using Linux for 10 > > years! I have been spending the past 8 days trying to re-install gentoo > > on my desktop after a crash. compile error after error after error > after > > error after error after error after error!! I think I am done with > > gentoo!!!!! > > > Hmm, let me consult my crystal ball to find out which of the hundreds of > compiles and millions of possible error messages you must be talking > about... > > > I should have loaded a gun, pointed it at my foot, and squeezed!!!! I > > can't even begin to ask questions about what could be going wrong. there > > are too many! I have followed thread after thread and keep hiting new > > problems! What the H! Also, I am not a newbe! compile, compile, > > compile..... This is crazy!! > > Perhaps you are not a native English speaker, but your analogy is poorly > chosen (although strangely apt in this case). Shooting yourself in the > foot says that you admit that _you_ did something stupid to cause this... > like, oh I don't know... sending a whining error message to a public > list without including any relevant information so that people can > actually help you. > > Oh well, don't let the door hit you on the way out :) > > Sean > > PS: if you don't want to look like a newbie, at least learn how to > _spell_ "newbie". > > -- > Sean Quinlan (smq@××××××.uk) > > > -- > gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list > >
-- /JM

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