[ubuntu-uk] What's In A Name?

Avi Greenbury lists at avi.co
Mon Jun 13 10:18:12 UTC 2011

Alan Bell wrote:
> On 13/06/11 08:44, Avi Greenbury wrote:
>>> it is called "Ubuntu 11.04", it is *not* officially called "Ubuntu
>>> Natty Narwhal". Mac was codenamed "Snow Leopard" until it was
>>> officially released, where-upon it became "OSX 10.6".
>> Really?
> yes, really.
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/DevelopmentCodeNames

Ah yeah, I came across that in a post-email Google. The 'codenames' do 
still manage to pop up all the time post-release, though. It just seemed 
a bit of an odd policy, as well as one that's not really being followed.


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