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July 24, 2000 06:15
Re: rename 'working group', 'something better' ;
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Uri Guttman (lists.bootstrap):
>at gnat's (wonderful) party i was interested to hear larry and gloria
>say they both disliked the term 'working group' and they and others were
>interested in a better name. larry proposed 'cloysters' (sic) with the
>pun on pearl. other names bandied about include nursery (both with the
>growth and high energy dynamic meanings), tent (from sarathy) and
>kibbutz (a communal group).

I say let them choose their own names. The parser pow-wow, the syntax
mavens, the VMS cluster...

"How should I know if it works?  That's what beta testers are for.  I only
coded it."
(Attributed to Linus Torvalds, somewhere in a posting)

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