On Friday 24 May 2002 07:28, Niall O Broin wrote:
> On Thu, May 23, 2002 at 08:36:00PM +0100, Nick Murtagh wrote:
> > On Thursday 23 May 2002 19:21, John Allen wrote:
> > > Read that shit, remain as unconvinced as ever. RMS = Really Mad
> > > Stallman
> > >
> > > Linux is Linux because thats what the kernel is called, just like BSD.
> > BSD = Berkeley Standard Distribution, ie the name of the distribution. I
> > don't know if the kernel has any special name...
>> If you're going to correct the man, at least be accurate. BSD stands for
> Berkeley Software Distribution. The Berkeley comes from University of
Dammit :) I knew that was wrong, I went through System, and then settled on
Standard. In retrospect Software was pretty obvious.
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