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)

Richard Sharpe, rsharpe[at]ns.aus.com, rsharpe[at]samba.org, 
sharpe[at]ethereal.com, http://www.richardsharpe.com

LinuxSA WWW: http://www.linuxsa.org.au/ IRC: #linuxsa on irc.openprojects.net
To unsubscribe from the LinuxSA list:
  mail linuxsa-request at linuxsa.org.au with "unsubscribe" as the subject

More information about the linuxsa mailing list