Re: Debian Weekly News - 12 to 18 Jan 1999
On 20 Jan 1999, Achim Oppelt wrote:
> Just one minor criticism:
> > * For all those interested in XFree 3.3.3, Ben Gertzfield posted
> > that the Debian JP group has made their own 3.3.3 packages. They
> > can be found at ftp.debian.or.jp. Your mileage may vary, but
> > it may be something to try before pulling you hair out when the
> > binaries from the XFree group give you problems.
> The name of the product is XFree86 (even though it is no longer i86
> specific). And the name of the group of people creating it is The Xfree86
> Project, Inc. While such points certainly don't matter in informal
> discussions on mailing lists, I think that it would be a good idea to get
> the terms right in a more or less official newsletter.
Woops, sorry, that was my bad. And I was debating whether to call it X or
XFree. I'll be more careful next time.
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