ENOUGH!!

Richard Sharpe rsharpe at richardsharpe.com
Thu Dec 5 10:12:02 CST 2002


On Wed, 4 Dec 2002, Pigeon wrote:

> 
> Given the existing silly names for Debian distros, the progression
> slink -> potato -> woody -> vegemite seems like a good idea... how
> about suggesting it ?!?

Well, they are not silly. They are all names of characters from Toy Story. 
I can't recall a character called Vegemite in Toy Story, so you are 
probably SOL.
 
> See Terry Pratchett, "The Last Continent" for an alternative account
> of the origins of Vegemite.
> 
> (Also see "Wyrd Sisters" and "Small Gods" if you've ever wondered
> where the Ogg Vorbis format got its name from)
> 
> We are now NO LONGER the Knights Who Say Linux, we are now the Knights
> Who Say ECKI, ECKI, ECKI, P'TANNGGG! Zum-boing, zum Vegemite.
> 
> Pigeon (pommie Marmite eater)
> 
> 

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