GNU discussion (was re:Free your phone)

Andreas Kostyrka andreas at
Mon Jan 22 22:00:06 CET 2007

* Dave Crossland <dave at> [070122 21:37]:
> That also wouldn't be accurate. The droid, refering to
> wikipedia-stable, might instead say:
> "So, it's something _different_ than Linux?"
> "Well, not really. GNU/Linux is the whole system; Linux is one part of
> the system, and it is a very important part, but it often gets
> misunderstood as the whole system. If you refer to the whole system,
> please call it GNU/Linux."

You've got a quite optimistic view when it comes to sales droids ;)


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