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* [PATCH] New kernel name following Linus' confessions
@ 2004-05-18 21:29 Flavio Stanchina
  2004-05-18 21:46 ` Gene Heskett
  2004-05-18 21:50 ` David Schwartz
  0 siblings, 2 replies; 4+ messages in thread
From: Flavio Stanchina @ 2004-05-18 21:29 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: linux-kernel; +Cc: torvalds

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Linus admitted that Linux was written by Santa and the Tooth Fairy, so a 
new name for the kernel is in order.

-- 
Ciao, Flavio


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===== Makefile 1.486 vs edited =====
--- 1.486/Makefile	Sat May 15 08:11:54 2004
+++ edited/Makefile	Tue May 18 18:38:42 2004
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
 PATCHLEVEL = 6
 SUBLEVEL = 6
 EXTRAVERSION =
-NAME=Zonked Quokka
+NAME=Laughing Reindeer
 
 # *DOCUMENTATION*
 # To see a list of typical targets execute "make help"

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* Re: [PATCH] New kernel name following Linus' confessions
  2004-05-18 21:29 [PATCH] New kernel name following Linus' confessions Flavio Stanchina
@ 2004-05-18 21:46 ` Gene Heskett
  2004-05-18 21:50 ` David Schwartz
  1 sibling, 0 replies; 4+ messages in thread
From: Gene Heskett @ 2004-05-18 21:46 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: Flavio Stanchina; +Cc: linux-kernel, torvalds

On Tuesday 18 May 2004 17:29, Flavio Stanchina wrote:
>Linus admitted that Linux was written by Santa and the Tooth Fairy,
> so a new name for the kernel is in order.

Gee, it must be terrible to be so bored ;=)

-- 
Cheers, Gene
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* RE: [PATCH] New kernel name following Linus' confessions
  2004-05-18 21:29 [PATCH] New kernel name following Linus' confessions Flavio Stanchina
  2004-05-18 21:46 ` Gene Heskett
@ 2004-05-18 21:50 ` David Schwartz
  2004-05-20 14:28   ` Pavel Machek
  1 sibling, 1 reply; 4+ messages in thread
From: David Schwartz @ 2004-05-18 21:50 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: linux-kernel; +Cc: torvalds


> Linus admitted that Linux was written by Santa and the Tooth Fairy, so a 
> new name for the kernel is in order.

	It's going to be either SanTux or ToothIX.

	DS
 


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* Re: [PATCH] New kernel name following Linus' confessions
  2004-05-18 21:50 ` David Schwartz
@ 2004-05-20 14:28   ` Pavel Machek
  0 siblings, 0 replies; 4+ messages in thread
From: Pavel Machek @ 2004-05-20 14:28 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: David Schwartz; +Cc: linux-kernel, torvalds

Hi!

> > Linus admitted that Linux was written by Santa and the Tooth Fairy, so a 
> > new name for the kernel is in order.
> 
> 	It's going to be either SanTux or ToothIX.

Toothix sounds good, what about logo?

(It would be cool to start some distribution to cary this joke...
if you are thinking about another knopix derivative,
this might be good name...)
				Pavel

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