[oclug][OT] mandrake mythology
shad.young at sympatico.ca
Fri Nov 1 18:34:24 EST 2002
Hell, even if it doesn't relate to Linux, it is a cool little addition to
the intro :)
----- Original Message -----
From: "Raj" <thukral at pobox.com>
To: <oclug at lists.oclug.on.ca>
Sent: Friday, November 01, 2002 5:33 PM
Subject: Re: [oclug][OT] mandrake mythology
> I remember mandrake the magician comics from when i was a kid..
> don't know if it has anything to do with the linux distribution or not,
> but check it out
> On Fri, 2002-11-01 at 17:29, Shad Young wrote:
> > I am trying to track down the origins of the name Mandrake as it relates
> > MandrakeSoft. I was reminded that back when they first started it had
> > something to do with a Wizard from French lore? Does anybody recall?
> > I have searched the web, online encyclopedias, dictionaries and
> > sites to no avail.... they all only talk about the root, or Linux.
> > Can anybody point me to this legend?
> > Thanks
> > Shad.
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