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On 16/07/10 12:21, Simon Waters wrote:
Neil Williams wrote:There's no procedure for choosing Debian codenames - there's nobody to lobby. What essentially happens is that a lot of Debian Developers in certain core teams get drunk at one or other DebConf conferences and pick a name, test the waters with their fellow DD's after the hangover and then announce it on the debian-devel-announce mailing list. The only real rule is that the codename must be a single word, with no hyphens, punctuation or spaces.So basically lobby every DD who drinks? Alternatively he could redub a Toy Story DVD so that all the characters have the name he wants, and hope nobody noticed. "Buzz Sutton" and "Sutton the cowboy", Potato Sutton" etc. Debian Zurg - hmm
I'm wondering if they'll use Barbie (IIRC in Toy Story 2?) and now Ken (in Toy Story 3 along with Barbie)?
I suppose they might get away with using Ken (being a well used male name), but um... not so sure about Barbie, was it used before the plastic dolls came out?
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