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Is a question about third party software on topic if there is no reference to Ubuntu?

I agree with the previously posted answers, but I want to say simply that I think we should assume that an OP posted here because they are using Ubuntu, until there's some evidence to the contrary. I ...
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Is a question about third party software on topic if there is no reference to Ubuntu?

On topic (usually) I would generally consider a question on-topic if the question is about software that runs natively on Ubuntu, especially if it is in Ubuntu repositories. In these cases, I would ...
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Is a question about third party software on topic if there is no reference to Ubuntu?

Note: Opinions ahead ... Q. In such cases should we assume that the OP is using a supported (not EOL) official flavor of Ubuntu and leave leave it as on-topic? This is generally how I approach things ...
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