I guess the joke was lost. Oh well.....

-Lea.

Scott Durrant wrote:

> hmmm, nothing like computer jargon to overload terms, 'ping' has been a
> unix utility for as long as I can remember.
>
> ping - send ICMP ECHO_REQUEST packets to network hosts
>
> Scott Durrant
> Human Genetics
> University of Utah
> [EMAIL PROTECTED]
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> On Tue, 12 Sep 2000, Greg Sanders wrote:
>
> > I've rarely hear anyone say 'P N G', most everyone I know says
> > 'ping'.  Weird. :-)
> >
> > Greg
> >
> > On Tue, 12 Sep 2000, clemensF wrote:
> >
> > > > Wandered Inn:
> > >
> > > > > PNG is pronounced Ping. Tell me this isn't pronounced Ming!
> > > >
> > > > First I've heard anyone refer to png as ping, I've always referred to it
> > > > as P-N-G...
> > >
> > > me?  i've always heard me say `pinch'.
> > >
> > > clemens
> > >
> >
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