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Re: [OT] Actually Way OT - Debian version names

On Fri, Feb 21, 2003 at 10:03:02AM -0800, Craig Dickson wrote:
> Sid, by the way, was the nasty little boy next door who dismembered toys
> for fun -- hence the use of his name for the unstable branch.

The testing branch, before it moved to testing, was assigned the name
"sid," and after it got bacronymed as still-in-development when
testing forked off the unstable branch, that release got renamed as
Sarge.  Sid will eternally be unstable...

 .''`.     Baloo <baloo@ursine.dyndns.org>
: :'  :    proud Debian admin and user
`. `'`
  `-  Debian - when you have better things to do than to fix a system

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