[linux-elitists] Fwd: Bitkeeper outragem, old and new

David L. Sifry david@sifry.com
Sun Oct 13 18:44:36 PDT 2002


On Sun, 2002-10-13 at 18:08, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> <quote who="David L. Sifry">
> 
> > BTW, I have doubts about the authenticity of that message - RMS would
> > never send out a message, let alone a missive like this one, while
> > referring to the operating system as "Linux".  He'd call it "GNU/Linux".  
> 
> Bollocks. He's talking about "Linux", not what should be called "GNU/Linux".
> The difference is between the kernel and the operating environment, and to
> my knowledge, he has never asked for the *kernel* to be called "GNU/Linux".
> 

Good point, I stand corrected.

Dave
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