WhyTheName

Dave Bucklin dave at 19a6.net
Sun Apr 12 15:32:53 UTC 2020


Lots of a-ha moments in here, for me.

https://wiki.debian.org/WhyTheName

> Giving cryptic names to software is a well-established UNIX tradition,
> and the explanations are often missing from the documentation, either
> because the developers imagine it's obvious (usually wrongly) or because
> they think nobody cares (and here they're usually right, or it would
> turn up as FAQ material).


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