[linux-elitists] Should software apologize?

Eugen Leitl eugen@leitl.org
Thu May 2 09:16:25 PDT 2002


On Thu, 2 May 2002, Karsten M. Self wrote:

> Seriously, this is probably transliterated from "Mach viel spaß!", which
> makes more sense in German.  Literally:  make much fun!  Idiomatic

It's not derived from it, and "mach viel Spass" doesn't compute either. I 
suspect some random SuSE geek with friend language centers was thinking of 
"viel Spass noch", or somesuch stock phrase.




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