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Re: A request from the NetBSD folks [ please discuss ]



On Tue, Dec 02, 2003 at 10:49:42PM +0100, Michael Ritzert wrote:
> Joel Baker <fenton@debian.org> schrieb am 02.12.03 21:51:20:
> > 
> > I've been contacted by a member of the NetBSD team, who expressed that the
> > general opinion seems to be that "Debian GNU/KNetBSD" is a better name for
> > the port than "Debian GNU/NetBSD", both because it is more specific about
> 
> If the NetBSD people are concerned about that, why should we not help them?

My impression is that 'concerned' might be a bit of an overstatement. It
seems more like someone saw 'GNU/KNetBSD', and said "Hey, that actually
seems like it might be a better way to describe it". However, since I don't
want to cause drastic confusion or simply co-opt the name Robert has been
using (and since, as noted in the origional message, it's not quite as
accurate for the work others are doing), I wanted to raise the issue to the
Debian BSD list at large.
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Joel Baker <fenton@debian.org>                                        ,''`.
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