[linux-elitists] The B Word, the P Word

Dan Wilder dan@ssc.com
Mon Jul 10 12:49:33 PDT 2000


On Mon, Jul 10, 2000 at 12:26:40PM -0700, Deirdre Saoirse wrote:
> On 10 Jul 2000, Paul J Collins wrote:
> 
> > >>>>> "Don" == Don Marti <dmarti@zgp.org> writes:
> > 
> >     Don> Caldera won't say the "B" word: 
> >          http://lwn.net/daily/cald-ircBX.php3
> > 
> > You know, that level of prudery is jush laughable.  Caldera sure ain't
> > a bitchin' distro.
> 
> One wonders what they do about the swear words in the Linux source?

Anybody check the Caldera kernel source tree?

It wouldn't be difficult to maintain a sanitized source tree using
CVS and a list of banned words.  As long as they didn't try to keep
up with anything like Alan Cox's recent deluge of 2.4.0test1-acxx patches.

There isn't _that_ much swearing.  Is there?

Only in Utah?

-- 
Dan Wilder



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