Language change proposal

Bengt Kleberg Bengt.Kleberg@REDACTED
Mon Nov 3 09:21:06 CET 2003

jonathan@REDACTED wrote:
> On 1 Nov 2003 at 13:30, Richard Carlsson wrote:
>>Joachim Durchholz wrote:
>>And please note that if Linus had coded using his mother tongue,
>>he would have written in Swedish, not Finnish.
>>	/Richard
> I suspect this is now a common belief - the Linux equivalent "Finux" 
> in Neal Stephenson's novel "Cryptonomicon" is Finnish. 

presumably everybody already knows, but anyway:

finland is a bilingual country (like belgium, perhaps?). most people 
living there speak finish, but some speak swedish. mr torvalds could be 
finish, but speak/write swedish.


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