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____/ Homer on Friday 02 Sep 2011 03:51 : \____
> Verily I say unto thee that Roy Schestowitz spake thusly:
>> ____/ JeffM on Friday 02 Sep 2011 02:09 : \____
>>> After being thwarted in his wish to upgrade DSL's kernel, Robert
>>> chose to start his own distro.
>> A better name too. "Damn" is not a good word for a brand.
> It's also grammatically incorrect, since "damn" is a imperative verb,
> not a passive adjective, like "damned" for example. At least "Damned
> Small Linux" would have made some kind of sense, i.e. (sarcastically)
> "condemned to be a small Linux", whereas "Damn Small Linux" means "I
> command you to condemn any Linux which is small".
In slang it's acceptable to say "too damn high" or other such things.
~~ Best of wishes
Dr. Roy S. Schestowitz (Ph.D. Medical Biophysics), Imaging Researcher
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