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Re: [SLE] hal/haldaemon
  • From: Leendert Meyer <leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2006 01:40:01 +0200
  • Message-id: <200604230140.01922.leen.meyer@xxxxxxx>
On Saturday 22 April 2006 23:58, Doug McGarrett wrote:
> At 04:48 PM 4/22/2006 +0200, Leendert Meyer wrote:
> >Content-Disposition: inline
> >
> >On Saturday 22 April 2006 15:24, Istvan Gabor wrote:
> >> I also cant't stand the name 'cdrecorder' (SUSE's default).
> >
> >That's to distinguish it from its read-only counter-part (AKA cdrom).
>
> Perhaps
>
> >you would prefer cdrwm? ;)
>
> I guess you are being sarcastic,

I sometimes mix seriousness with a bit of fun.

> but I hope that something like cdrwm doesn't catch on.

Neither do I. It is not easy to pronounce.

(BTW, this reminds me of a geek in a shop 20 years ago who had created a
'WOMmie'...)

...
> Let us continue to name programs with nomens that mean something and are
> memorable.

And pronounceable, yes. cdrecorder comes to my mind... :P

Cheers,

Leen

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