On Friday 24 May 2002 20:50, John Allen wrote:
> Well as far as I know thet kernel was called "The BSD Kernel".
The point I was trying to make is that BSD is the name of a
distribution rather than a kernel.
> I suppose if I released a Linux based distro called Arse, Stallman would
> want me to call
> it GNU/Arse. Now theres an idea.
Stallman doesn't care what you call a distribution, unless you use the
word Linux to refer to Linux kernel + GNU system. If you used the word Arse
to refer to a combination of the Arse kernel and the GNU system, Stallman
might not be too happy... especially if Arse becomes really successful.
When you've developed Arse into a usable system, let us know :)
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