Op 03-04-10 18:35, Bob Smits schreef:
> On April 1, 2010 02:34:37 pm Chris Mohler wrote:
>> On Thu, Apr 1, 2010 at 4:08 PM, <f...@gingerbreadday.com> wrote:
>>> Who was the clever soul that came up with the name GIMP?
>> Not this again :(  This has been discussed to death already.
> Sure it has. But unless the developers stop getting defensive about this 
> unfortunate choice, anyone coming afresh on the name will find it offensive 
> on 
> it's face. 
> I know it's short for Gnu Image Manipulation Program, and that no one 
> intended 
> any offense, but until the name is changed this discussion will recur - at 
> least once every several months. It's up to you.
Well, anyone... when there are only native English speakers left on the
planet. Until then, to me - from the Netherlands - and many others it's
not offensive at all.

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