The name Wine initially was an acronym for WINdows Emulator
Later on it was derived from the recursive acronym Wine Is Not an Emulator
While the name sometimes appears in the forms WINE and wine, the
project developers have agreed to standardize on the form Wine.

-- From Wikipedia:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wine_%28software%29

HTH

On 10/6/10, NIcol <nicoljaco...@telkomsa.net> wrote:
> HI Tom
> On 06 October 2010 05:40 AM you said:
> "Well, that leaves us with wine. It is possible to get Visual Basic 6
> programs to run using Wine, but it is a major undertaking to get
> working."
> What does wine stand for?
>
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