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Re: GNU/Linux Naming

From: Alfred M. Szmidt
Subject: Re: GNU/Linux Naming
Date: Sat, 8 Dec 2007 10:37:09 +0100 (CET)

   > The GNU project deserves credit not only because the GNU project
   > wrote the GNU operating system, but also because they named it.
   > One does not go about calling BSD for System V, despite them
   > being very similar.

   I wasn't questioning that the GNU project deserved credit, I was
   wondering why the credit should be *in the name* -- note that
   well. Why is the **name** the proper place as opposed to somewhere

Because it is the name that one uses when one is refering to GNU.

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