[svlug] New question.. not really :) (was: svlug Digest, Vol 299, Issue 24)

Karsten M. Self kmself at ix.netcom.com
Fri Jul 15 23:51:23 PDT 2005


on Fri, Jul 15, 2005 at 07:46:35PM -0700, Ian MacLure (ibm1130 at sbcglobal.net) wrote:
> Said: Rick Moen <rick at linuxmafia.com>
> Date: Fri, 15 Jul 2005 14:00:20 -0700
> .
>  >Cool linguistic hack: According to the Kubuntu FAQ, "Kubuntu" is said
>  >to mean "towards humanity" in Bemba (Bantu-family language spoken in
>  >Zambia) -- just as "ubuntu" means (approximately) "humanity towards others"
>  >in Zulu and Xhosa.
> 
> 	And then of course there's the military hardened version:
> 
> 		"Usuthu"

Yessss my precioussss...

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