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> How Do You Pronounce The Word "linux"?, Just want to see if I'm saying it right
How do you pronounce the word "Linux"?
How do you pronounce the word "Linux"?
Linn-ooks [ 4 ] ** [6.67%]
Linn-ucks [ 42 ] ** [70.00%]
Line-ooks [ 3 ] ** [5.00%]
Line-ucks [ 11 ] ** [18.33%]
Total Votes: 60
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M1k3st3r
post Nov 29 2005, 12:37 PM
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Hey y'all, this is my 1st post and I figured I'd make a poll to see if I've been pronouncing the word "Linux" correctly. I've been calling it "Line-ooks" my whole life.
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M1k3st3r   How Do You Pronounce The Word "linux"?   Nov 29 2005, 12:37 PM
Mjolinor   QUOTE(M1k3st3r @ Nov 29 2005, 09:37 PM)Hey y...   Nov 29 2005, 01:02 PM
M1k3st3r   QUOTE(Mjolinor @ Nov 29 2005, 09:02 PM)ooks a...   Nov 29 2005, 02:08 PM
Mjolinor   QUOTE(M1k3st3r @ Nov 29 2005, 11:08 PM)QUOTE(...   Nov 29 2005, 02:37 PM
Cagilaba   http://www.paul.sladen.org/pronunciation/t...-says...   Nov 29 2005, 02:05 PM
chal   "Hello, this is Linus Torvalds and I pronounc...   Nov 30 2005, 06:49 AM
stbrock   Check out www.onelook.com for lots of dictionary e...   Nov 30 2005, 07:29 AM
Gondola   I, and everyone I know who talks about it, says Li...   Nov 30 2005, 06:28 PM
bluedevils   I used to pronounce line-ucks along time ago, but ...   Nov 30 2005, 07:01 AM
chal   We should probably find a GNU way to pronounce it.   Dec 1 2005, 06:13 AM
-G-   QUOTE(chal @ Dec 1 2005, 02:13 PM)We should p...   Dec 4 2005, 10:54 AM
vputz   I figure since Linus pronounces it as rhyming with...   Dec 5 2005, 02:22 PM
liberated   QUOTE(vputz @ Dec 6 2005, 12:22 AM)I figure s...   Oct 19 2006, 11:57 AM
BROse   Me, I say.....Lin-x   Aug 29 2006, 10:06 AM
InSearchOf   WOW... you really really dug this one up...   Aug 29 2006, 11:32 AM
Legodude522   Linus Torvalds has the answer!   Oct 21 2006, 10:41 PM
Antikx   QUOTE(Legodude522 @ Oct 22 2006, 12:41 AM)Lin...   Oct 21 2006, 11:23 PM
Legodude522   How does one not know how to pronouce Linux anywy?   Oct 22 2006, 03:15 PM
Antikx   QUOTE(Legodude522 @ Oct 22 2006, 05:15 PM)How...   Oct 23 2006, 05:48 PM
Cresho   Linucks...that is how I pronounce it. and real ge...   Oct 23 2006, 09:21 PM
Da_Blitz   and here i was thinking i was cool because i would...   Oct 24 2006, 06:48 PM
Cresho   so funny   Oct 24 2006, 11:20 PM


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