Subject: Re: "domestic" issues was anoncvs
To: Rob Healey <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Olaf Seibert <email@example.com>
Date: 04/22/1999 01:06:21
On Wed, 21 Apr 1999, Rob Healey wrote:
> > a) Change the name. "domestic" is an embarrasing USA-centric name.
> > We're NETbsd, as in NEThack - not USAbsd.
> This is of course assuming an individual would be embarassed about
> being a US citizen or that the word domestic is limited strictly to
What I meant is that it is narrow-minded to think (as "domestic" implies)
that the USA is the centre of all things, whereas in fact the world is
larger. I don't think NetBSD wants to imply any such thing; the Net
part wants to imply world-wide development, right?
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