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Re: Hard hat is no more...

To: SGI Linux <linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: Hard hat is no more...
From: Jeffrey Watts <watts@sunflower.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Aug 1998 21:41:52 -0500 (CDT)
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.3.95.980803172658.28338A-100000@lager.engsoc.carleton.ca>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
On Mon, 3 Aug 1998, Alex deVries wrote:

> I've been informed by the powers that be that "Hard Hat" CDs are from now
> on going to be called "Rough Cuts", sinc ethe original name is too close
> to "Red Hat", and ldilutes the Red Hat trade mark.

"Rough Cuts"?  Huh?  What is that supposed to mean?  I understood "Hard
Hat" as a nice play off of "Red Hat", but "Rough Cuts" seems, well, dumb.

"Rough Cuts Linux" doesn't sound right either.

Just my $.02
J.

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