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Re: Is missing SysV-init support a bug?

On 2016-10-17 at 17:53, Bart Schouten wrote:

> Nikolaus Rath schreef op 17-10-2016 18:26:
>> On Oct 17 2016, Bart Schouten <list@xenhideout.nl> wrote:
>>> (And I write SystemD with caps because that makes it easier to
>>> read, people invented capitals for a reason).
>> What would you think some people consistently spelled your name as
>> Bart SchouteN with the same justification?
> I would consider that bigotry as SystemD is short pretty much for
> System Daemon.

While this is a reasonable point, it doesn't invalidate Nikolas' point:
that the people behind the systemd project A: do not consider it to be
spelled that way (and, yes, capitalization is part of correct spelling,
at least when it comes to names), B: are likely to perceive the refusal
to spell it in the way which they see as correct to be a sign of
hostility, and C: are likely to react accordingly to that perceived

>> And if that set of people also happened to coincide exactly with
>> your most vocal critics?
>> How you write your emails is up to you, but you're not making it
>> likely for them to be well received.
> Because I write the name of a project in the most reasonable
> capitalized form.

Without taking sides on the question at hand: do you, then, spell the
name of the distribution as DebIan?

   The Wanderer

The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one
persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all
progress depends on the unreasonable man.         -- George Bernard Shaw

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