Subject: Re: technical acronyms (misc/17559)
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 04/09/2003 18:52:20
Okay.  So I'm going to add an acronyms.comp file containing some computer
related acronyms, and then I'll modify wtf(6) to accept a command line
argument to specify in which database to look for (I'll post the patch
first for this).  If anybody has any objection, please say now (and why ;).

On Tue, 8 Apr 2003 21:43:57 +0200
Julio Merino <> wrote:

> Hi all,
> afaik, the share/misc/acronyms file is not intended to contain technical
> acronyms.  Although, I could find it useful if wtf(6) could explain what
> some of these terms mean; this is why I sent PR misc/17559 at first.
> But, as said above, that file should not contain this stuff.  So what
> to do? Close this PR?
> Or maybe we can add an acronyms.comp (or whatever) file to contain such
> words?
> Thanks.
> -- 
> Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
> The NetBSD Project -

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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