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In article <> (stephen balbach) writes:
> Other than the fact Linux has a cool name, could someone explain why I
> should use Linux over BSD?

No.  That's it.  The cool name, that is.  We worked very hard on
creating a name that would appeal to the majority of people, and it
certainly paid off: thousands of people are using linux just to be able
to say "OS/2? Hah.  I've got Linux.  What a cool name".  386BSD made the
mistake of putting a lot of numbers and weird abbreviations into the
name, and is scaring away a lot of people just because it sounds too

Linux vs. BSD on comp.unix.pc-clone.32bit Google archive

Linux: You'll give out before it does.