Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 15th Jan 2010 23:06 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu "The Ubuntu development community announced today the availability of Ubuntu 10.04 alpha 2, a new prerelease of the next major version of the Ubuntu Linux distribution. This alpha is the first Ubuntu release to completely omit HAL, a Linux hardware abstraction layer that is being deprecated in favor of DeviceKit."
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Poor HAL
by robojerk on Fri 15th Jan 2010 23:24 UTC
robojerk
Member since:
2006-01-10

"Dave - I'm losing my mind, Dave - Please stop, Dave"

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RE: Poor HAL
by v_bobok on Sat 16th Jan 2010 07:08 in reply to "Poor HAL"
v_bobok Member since:
2008-08-01

Very nice catch, sir!

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RE: Poor HAL
by OSGuy on Sat 16th Jan 2010 08:05 in reply to "Poor HAL"
OSGuy Member since:
2006-01-01

nice one ;)

Edited 2010-01-16 08:06 UTC

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RE: Poor HAL
by Boldie on Sat 16th Jan 2010 10:08 in reply to "Poor HAL"
Boldie Member since:
2007-03-26

Nice! I still love that you could (can?) use Hal as a trigger word for Opera voice navigation.

Say "Hal go back" and Opera would go back one page in history.

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RE: Poor HAL
by renhoek on Sat 16th Jan 2010 12:16 in reply to "Poor HAL"
renhoek Member since:
2007-04-29

Dave Bowman: Eject the usb disk, HAL.
HAL: I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that.

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