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Re: Debian "universal operating system".

On Mon, Apr 26, 2004 at 02:31:38PM +0200, Mathieu Roy wrote:
> Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> wrote:
> > On Mon, Apr 26, 2004 at 11:34:13AM +0200, Mathieu Roy wrote:
> >> But we dont care unless you can get Debian stop claiming to be an
> >> universal operating system.
> >
> > Oh, yes please. Where did that phrase come from, anyway?
> Hum... from the very first page of http://www.debian.org by any chance
> ? 
> > As far as I know it was made up by somebody designing the web site
> > at some point ...
> And that's the very first thing people read about Debian, even the
> thing they keep in their bookmarks (page title). If this statement is
> erroneous, it should be removed ASAP. 
> But frankly, it was clearly a joke to write that you didn't knew
> where it comes from, wasn't it?

Only if you have reading comprehension difficulties. I know perfectly
well where you can find it now, thank you very much; my question was
where it came from *originally*.

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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