Re: Changes in formal naming for NetBSD porting effort(s)
On Tue, 16 Dec 2003, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
> And, pray tell, why is that? Hindu mythology had demons far
> longer than Christianity (indeed, probably longer than any of the
> faiths of the descendents of Abraham).
If you are refering to Asuras, demon isn't quite the right word. They are
more like a rival (losing) clan of Gods like the Greek Titans. Some of
them (i.e. Prahlad, Bali) were quite benevolent.
I'm content to cede demons to the Westerners :-)
Jaldhar H. Vyas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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