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July 31, 2012
Re: OT: phobos name
On Tuesday, 31 July 2012 at 14:32:01 UTC, Dejan Lekic wrote:
>> That, on the other hand, was known to me. What I did not know, 
>> was the "fear" factor... Maybe the library should have been 
>> renamed to Deimos? :)
>
> What do you think where the term "PHOBia" came from??

And what about PHOBos? (PHOB Operating System)

Just kidding. I stop here.
July 31, 2012
Re: OT: phobos name
On 31/07/12 14:32, akaz wrote:
> Fear&Dread????

D: striking fear and dread into all other programming languages since 1893. ;-)
July 31, 2012
Re: OT: phobos name
On Tue, 31 Jul 2012 15:16:56 +0200
"akaz" <akaz@utopia.com> wrote:

> According to Wikipedia:
> 
> "Phobos (Ancient Greek: Φόβος, pronounced [pʰóbos], 
> meaning "fear" or "terror") is the personification of fear in 
> Greek mythology."
> 
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phobos_(mythology)
> 
> I just discovered that. I find it surprisingly. Fear???? 
> Terror????
> 

"Phobos and Deimos ("fear" and "dread")"

That's really awesome, actually. C++/Java/Python and the like should
PHear us :)

So does that make one of the Deimos maintainers Judge Dredd?
August 01, 2012
Re: OT: phobos name
On Tuesday, 31 July 2012 at 23:06:04 UTC, Nick Sabalausky wrote:
> On Tue, 31 Jul 2012 15:16:56 +0200
> "akaz" <akaz@utopia.com> wrote:
>
> So does that make one of the Deimos maintainers Judge Dredd?

Ahahahaha, I used to say that some of Phobos contributors are 
Judge Dredd :>
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