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- From: Nicholas Bodley <nbodley at speakeasy dot net>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 28 Dec 2003 17:19:31 -0500
- Subject: OLOCA
- Organization: Semi-chaotic
I don't think your acronym list should have any that haven't appeared,
LLLL: Life's Little Lessons Learned. (Also L^4)
We who say that acronyms are acronyms only if you can pronounce them
(i.e., RADAR, SONAR, LORAN, etc.) are fighting a losing battle. There just
doesn't seem to be an equally-catchy word to describe the likes of VM and
FTP; even Richard Lederer could only come up with "initialism" for the
Fwiw, I just installed Cygwin (98 SE), and [less] complains of a missing
.dll and won't run. (However, IIRC, the Pause key works! Fantastic!) I'm
temporarily distracted from going to the FAQ; that's my next place to go.
What you folk are doing is quite interesting; reminds me of loopback and
UMSDOS, but doesn't seem to be either.
Here's wishing you a bright and shiny New Year, but if you prefer a matte
finish, by all means may have that, instead.
Nicholas Bodley <#o#> Waltham, Mass.
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