Reply to post: Re: Location, Location, Location.

Ubuntu wants to slurp PCs' vital statistics – even location – with new desktop installs

HieronymusBloggs

Re: Location, Location, Location.

"Debian created a system which tracked which packages you installed and which ones you used how often and a lot of Debian derivatives use it also."

I'm guessing you're referring to the 'popularity-contest' package, which (on Debian at least) you have to install in order to use it. Bad move by Ubuntu in making it install by default.

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