Dennis Ritchie

Ralf Corsepius rc040203 at
Thu Oct 13 15:31:27 UTC 2011

On 10/13/2011 04:54 PM, Peter A wrote:
> On Thursday, October 13, 2011 10:50:40 AM Digimer wrote:
>> On 10/13/2011 10:41 AM, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>>> On 10/13/2011 07:44 PM, Leonardo wrote:
>>>> where do we vote for this name for the next release?
>>> Fedora 17 name has already been voted upon. Fedora 18 codename
>>> suggestions will be requested when Fedora 17 is about to be released
>>> Rahul
>> Woops, I meant F18.
> And in my opinion, Dennis' death is reason enough to change the F17 name even
> though it has already been voted upon... After all that is what paying your
> final respect is - changing your plans to acknowledge the passing of someone
> great. When you have a minute of silence, you don't just go out and say "mourn
> for a minute whenever don't have anything better to do" but you set a time and
> no matter what is going on, expect people to show their respects...



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