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Re: [SLUG] [SLIGHTLY OT] Machine Names
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] [SLIGHTLY OT] Machine Names
- From: James Wilkinson <jamesw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat Oct 7 13:11:37 2000
- Reply-to: Penguinillas <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Sat, 07 Oct 2000, Dan Treacy generated:
>So I'm putting it to the collective brilliance of the slugger fraternity to
>see what is put forth.
lister, rimmer, kryten, holly, cat, bob, blue_midget (nt machine)
willow, xander, angel, buffy, giles
others i've toyed with:
homer, marge, bart, lisa, maggie
mulder, scully, skinner, smoking_man
And now you know my viewing habits :)
I tend to assign the names on how the machine role fits the character.
giles, for instance, is a db server (librarian), although i also thought
about log host (watcher).
No, I was looking for warez. The pornography was just a useful byproduct.
-- Dave Coote