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Tom Worster fsb at
Mon Jul 26 13:52:15 UTC 2010

On 7/24/10 5:59 PM, "Chad Perrin" <perrin at> wrote:

> On Sat, Jul 24, 2010 at 12:05:14AM -0700, David Brodbeck wrote:
>> I'm reminded that the SATAN network scanner project used to ship a
>> utility with the source code that would patch it to rename it
>> "SANTA".  I suppose someone could fork a new BSD distribution with an
>> angel for a logo, to mollify these sorts of people.  Call it
>> BlessedBSD (BleSseD?) or something. ;)
> By the way . . . while I think a BelssedBSD fork is a ridiculous idea,
> the name "BlessedBSD" is *brilliant*.  Pronouncing it aloud makes the
> high-quality pun buried in the name more obvious, for those who didn't
> quite catch it on the first read-through.

i agree. lovely name. the pagan connection is delectable.

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