Sign in to follow this  

Ubuntu: Defined

Recommended Posts

Mindovermaster    889

I just had to post this...

An anthropologist proposed a game to the kids in an African tribe. He put a basket full of fruit near a tree and told the kids that who ever got there first won the sweet fruits. When he told them to run they all took each others hands and ran together, then sat together enjoying their treats. When he asked them why they had run like that as one could have had all the fruits for himself they said: ''UBUNTU, how can one of us be happy if all the other ones are sad?''

'UBUNTU' in the Xhosa culture means: "I am because we are"

I found it on FaceBook, somebody posted it. Isn't that what Linux Ubuntu is?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
f0rk_b0mb    698

Unity is slowly getting better, however I don't agree with them going their own way. I wouldn't be the least bit surprised if they started writing their own default apps and stopped including 3rd party apps out of the box. I could even see them going nuts and breaking their ties with Debian entirely! We'll just have to be patient to see how everything ends up.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Nefarious Trigger    6,775

^ Wholly not the point of this thread ^

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Phouchg    2,050

A bunch of drivel. Doesn't work that way in these parts of the world. Win the race, take all the damn fruit and then give/share with whom you please, if you please.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Growled    3,880

I found it on FaceBook, somebody posted it. Isn't that what Linux Ubuntu is?

That was the original philosophy behind Ubuntu Linux. Not sure how much they still follow that.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.