[svlug] Larry's last name is spelled wrong :-)
rick at hugin.imat.com
Mon Nov 23 12:44:53 PST 1998
Quoting Marc MERLIN (marc_merlin at magic.metawire.com):
> I'll have to have a talk with him though because his last name is spelled
> wrong :-)
He probably had the letter amputated to become more Unix-like ("creat"
system call, and all).
> Since you know French, you'll realize why I instinctively put an 'e' at the
> end, otherwise, this name (which is French) would sound like 'matin', not
> like 'églantine' or 'platine' and so forth.
Oddly enough, the way I memorised how he spells it is to sound out, in
my head, how it would be pronounced if so spelled in French (like "matin").
Cheers, (The cynics among us might say: "We laugh,
Rick Moen monkeyboys -- Linux IS the mainstream UNIX now!
rick (at) hugin.imat.com MuaHaHaHa!" but that would be rude. -- Jim Dennis
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