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RE: CYGWIN as an acronym? (Was Re: Official List of Cygwin Acronyms)
- From: "Gary R. Van Sickle" <g dot r dot vansickle at worldnet dot att dot net>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Sun, 2 Mar 2003 00:48:36 -0600
- Subject: RE: CYGWIN as an acronym? (Was Re: Official List of Cygwin Acronyms)
"Cramming Your Gut With Indispensible Necessities"
Thought that up all by myself.
Gary R. Van Sickle
> Hey, I just had a thought: if we have an expansion for ACRONYM, we should
> really have an expansion for CYGWIN, something like "Coolness You Get
> Where Initially None", or "Can You Guess What's Implemented Next?"...
> Since I don't know how this one will stand with the powers-that-be (and
> the Cygwin community), I'm sending this to the list rather than adding it
> to the OLOCA outright. If you're against it, now's the time to speak up.
> Alternative suggestions are also welcome.
> On Fri, 28 Feb 2003, Igor Pechtchanski wrote:
> > Everyone,
> > The OLOCA [Official List of Cygwin Acronyms] is available for the referral
> > of newbies and your perusal from your friendly neighborhood CKOA [Cygwin
> > Keeper of Acronyms] at <http://cygwin.com/acronyms/>. I'm sure I've
> > omitted plenty, but this is a first raw try, so do be considerate.
> > Perhaps now we should have an FAQ entry for "What the ! at #$% is 'YOWTWYWT'?"
> > that points to the OLOCA... Eventually...
> > Igor
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