DOS was always 'doss'

OS/360 was 'oh ess 360'
SVS was 'ess vee ess'
MVT was 'em vee tee'
MVS was 'em vee ess'
ESA was 'eee ess aaa'
OS/390 was 'oh ess 390'

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Of Charles Mills
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So "doss" is okay but not "zoss"?

Charles

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Sent: Friday, September 16, 2016 12:05 PM
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Subject: Re: How do you say "z/OS"?

I consider anyone that doesn't pronounce all three letters separately to be a 
Mainframe newb.

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