cvs 20021007 chapter 3 /etc/inputrc typo

Rui Ferreira ruifmferreira at
Wed Oct 9 09:15:03 PDT 2002

>From: Ken Dyke <ken_i_m at>
>Reply-To: blfs-dev at
>To: blfs-dev at
>Subject: Re: cvs 20021007 chapter 3 /etc/inputrc typo
>Date: 09 Oct 2002 09:52:00 -0600
>On Wed, 2002-10-09 at 07:53, Rui Ferreira wrote:
> > >From: Bill maltby - LFS Related <lfsbill at>
> > >BTW, "linux" should be capitalized? I'm not sure anymore.
> > Yes. It's the _name_ of the system (and it comes from Linus)
>It is the name of the kernel.  Which is to say that it is a proper name
>and thus should be capitalized.  The system is only commonly referred to
>as Linux.  And no, I am not going to do an RMS imitation and demand that
>the system be called GNU/Linux.  I think RMS is beating a dead horse
>with that issue and should simply drop it and move on.

Yes, I'm sorry.
RMS 'beating a dead horse'-yes; wrong-no.
In the light of this, LinuxFromScratch might mean LinuxKernelFromScratch!


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